OutSmart Magazine

October 2011

Houston's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Magazine

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continued from page 98 Gayest & Greatest Houston's LGBT Magazine 5 continued from page 98 Best Massage Therapist Larry Campbell Best Personal Trainer (Male) Nick Gray Best Personal Trainer (Female) Jill Costa 16602 San Luis Pass 281-543-9887 Best Veterinarian Jackie Cole, DVM Campeche Cove Animal Hospital, 3802 Cove View Blvd. 409-740-0808 campechecoveanimalhospital.com Best Interior Design Tim Hamrock 2120 Postoffice • 409-766-7030 Todd Slaughter Best Insurance Agent (Male) Alex Monteith SMI Agency 1802 Broadway, Ste 118 409-765-9515 smiagency.com Best Insurance Agent (Female) Suny Robinson American Insurance Life 10700 North Frwy, Houston, TX 866-797-6455 ailife.com Best Real Estate Agent (Male) Robert Zahn (tie) Boulevard Realty 1401 Postoffice 409-762-2300 yourblvd.com David Bowers (tie) The House Company 2615 Broadway 409-763-2800 davidbowers.com Corey Cole, J. Roy Hall, VJ Tramonte Best Real Estate Agent (Female) Jill Costa Galveston Island Real Estate 16602 San Luis Pass galvestonislandrealestate.net 281-543-9887 5 Best Hairdresser Jim Windmiller Windmiller's Hair Salon 1015 26th St. • 409-762-1627 windmillers.com Roy Fronsee Favorite Community Photographer (Female) Susan Henry 2115 Postoffice • 409-762-6454 susanhenryphotograpy.com Favorite Community Photographer (Male) Billy Hill 409-771-8211 • g-townsurf.com Favorite Radio Personality George Douglas Lee Electric Theatre Radio Hour georgedouglaslee.com Billy Hill Best TV Personality Frank Billingsley KPRC, Channel 2 click2houston.com Favorite LGBT Twitter Lee Roane Galveston.com 523 24th St. • 409-765-3502 galveston.com Galveston COMMUNITY Favorite Social Organization Krewe of Bacchus kreweofbacchustexas.com Favorite Community Organization Galveston Historical Foundation 502 20th St. 409-765-7834 galvestonhistory.com AIDS Coalition of Galveston Favorite Benefit Event of the Year 3rd Coast Turn-About 3rd Coast Downtown 2416 Postoffice • 409-756-6911 3rdcoastdowntown.com ACCT Annual Brunch, PAWS Gala 100 OCTOBER 2011 OutSmart 1988, she was ordained a Reform rabbi. Following ordination, she served as the first full-time rabbi at Congre- 5 gation Beth Chayim Chadashim, the first gay and lesbian synagogue. In 1991, Rabbi Eger co-founded West Hollywood's LGBT-welcoming Congre- gation Kol Ami, which means "all my people." Rabbi Eger was the founding president of the Lesbian, Gay & Bisexual Interfaith Clergy Association. She worked with the Central Conference of American Rabbis to pass the resolution that allowed Reform rabbis to officiate at same-sex commitment ceremonies. A noted speaker on Judaism, spirituality, and LGBT and family is- sues, Rabbi Eger is a frequent commentator on radio and television. She has written extensively for periodicals, including the Los Angeles Times, The Advocate, The Huffington Post, and The Jewish Journal. She has also contributed to a number of books, among them Twice Blessed: On Being Lesbian, Gay and Jewish, Positively Gay, and Lesbian Rabbis: The First Generation. In 2008, Rabbi Eger officiated at the first legal wedding of a lesbian couple in California. The National Women's Political Caucus named her one of its 12 Remarkable Women in 2010. The Human Rights Campaign presented her with the Community Equality Award in 2011. 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