2017 Jewel Ball Representatives

The Amethyst Jewel of Waco, Lauren Michelle Sanders

Lauren Michelle Sanders will be presented as the Amethyst Jewel of Waco at the Women's Symphony League of Austin's 63rd Annual Jewel Ball. Lauren is the daughter of Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey S Sanders. She was a Waco Symphony Belle and a 7 year member of National Charity League. Lauren attends The University of Texas at Austin where she received University Honors from the McCombs School of Business. She is a member of the Kappa Chapter of Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority. Lauren enjoys traveling, water and snow sports, Younglife and reading.

Escort John Harris Alexander

John Harris Alexander will be presented as the escort of the Amethyst Jewel of Waco, Lauren Sanders, at the Women's Symphony League of Austin's 63rd Annual Jewel Ball. John is the son of Dr. and Mrs. Michael Alexander. He attends Tulane University where he majors in Environmental Studies, International Development, and Sociology. He is a member of the Pi Chi Chapter of Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity, an Outdoor Adventure Leader, Director of Sustainability for the Undergraduate Student Government and a Design Thinking Fellow at the Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking.