Lurleen is a fair-skinned, blue-eyed 4th-generation Texan who
was successfully treated for squamous cell carcinoma in 2011. Because of this, Lurleen hopes to increase awareness of the serious effects of blistering sunburns experienced during childhood. Besides The Shade Project she also co-hosts the Dr. Dan Radio Show, juggles many creative projects—like singing and writing—and is a mother to 2 children and 3 dogs.
Beverly is an experienced nonprofit leader who recently
served as the interim executive director for Con Mi MADRE and is the founder of Austin Diaper Bank. She was successfully treated for basal cell carcinoma in 2012. She is a former university administrator and holds a Ph.D. in Education. Beverly is also a proud mom.
Southwest Human Development Services Corporation, President
N2 Publishing, Area Director – Austin, TX
Dell Technologies, Technical Program Manager Consultant
Dr. Daniel Ladd
Aside from founding The Shade Project, Dr. Ladd is a Board Certified
Dermatologist and Mohs Surgeon who has seen far too much skin cancer. Committed to help prevent it, he has started a local sun safety dialogue with the Dr. Dan Radio Show. Dr. Ladd is a man of action, an energetic person with various interests and enjoys telling jokes. He also enjoys his life with his 2 children, 3 dogs and amazing wife.