Bright Star

About Our Chapter

NCL, Inc., Bright Star Chapter is a group of mothers and daughters who have come together in a commitment to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences.
Members shall reside in or attend school in the area East of Highway 6, West of the 610 Loop, North of the Southwest Freeway and South of Westview. Like all NCL, Inc. Chapters, Bright Star aims to foster the mother-daughter relationship by serving its communities together.

Join Our Chapter

Membership Inquiry Form

For any questions regarding Membership, requests for transfers or assistance with connecting as a Sustainer, email us.

Mothers and their daughters (grades 7-12) participate in a program that embraces:

Community Service

  • AIM Family Ministries
  • Alzheimer’s Association
  • American Heart Association
  • American Red Cross
  • Bayou City Blessings (in a Backpack)
  • Candlelighters
  • Disaster Response
  • Emergency Aid Coalition
  • Fisher House
  • Flower Power Gives
  • Gracewood
  • Houston Food Bank
  • Houston Pets Alive
  • Kids’ Meals
  • Lilly’s Toy Box
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston
  • National Day of Service – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service – January 16, 2023
  • Operation Gratitude
  • Project C.U.R.E
  • Texas Relief Warriors

Leadership Development

  • President: Tamara Spence
  • President Elect: Kristy Bellows
  • Secretary: Patrizia Papaianni
  • Treasurer: Kelli Tonn
  • Parliamentarian: Connie Jones
  • Vice President Communications: Jennifer Huenemeier Mueller
  • Vice President Membership: Julie Swoboda
  • Vice President Philanthropy: Seita Jongebloed
    Cynthia Bennington
  • Vice President Ticktockers: Tasneem Yakoob
  • Vice President Chapter Engagement and Inclusion (formerly Vice President Patroness Activities): Jennifer Arnold-Popp


Cultural Experiences