Grand Marshals

MLK Parade Foundation Advisory Board

Dorchelle Pérez
Jade SheJam
Bill King
Jon-Paul Estrada
Erica Tirado
Krishna Vavilala

2019 MLK Grande Parade Co-Grand Marshals


Bill King
Former mayor Of Kemah, TX

Kim Gagne

Kim Gagne
Supervising Producer of
Steve Harvey

Tony Buzbee

Tony Buzbee

Rushion McDonald
2-Time Emmy Award Winning Television Producer

2019 MLK Grande Parade Honorees


Patrick M. “Marty” Lancton
President of the Houston Professional Fire Fighters Association (HPFFA)

Delance Shaw

Delance Shaw
President Of The Houston Black Firefighters Association

Jaleah Davis

Ja’Leah Davis
Host of Media Eyecon Live

Immediate Past Co-Grand Marshals

2018 MLK Grande Parade-Houston Immediate
Immediate Past Marshals

George Foreman

George Foreman
Former Professional Boxer

2018 MLK Grande Parade-Houston Immediate
Immediate Past Marshals


Yolanda Adams
Gospel singer

Past Co-Grand Marshals

2017 MLK Grande Parade-Houston Immediate
Past Marshals

Benjamin Crump
Civil Rights Attorney

2017 MLK Youth Parade-Houston Immediate
Past Grand Marshals

Ricky Anderson
Entertainment Attorney

2016 MLK Youth Parade-Houston Immediate
Past Grand Marshals

Just Brittany

Public Officials

The Honorable Al Green
Ruben Davis - Constable
May Walker - Constable
Chris Brown - Controller
Sylvester Turner - Mayor of Houston

Houston City Council Members

Larry Green - District K
Mike Knox - At Large 1
David W. Robinson - At Large 2
Michael Kubosh - At Large 3
Amanda K. Edwards - At Large 4
Steve Le - District F
Oliver Pennington - District G
Karla Cisneros - District H
Robert Gallegos - District I
Mike Laster - District J
Brenda Stardig - District A
Jerry Davis - District B
Ellen Cohen - District C
Dwight Boykins - District D
Dave Martin - District E
Jack Christie - At Large 5

In Recognition For Their Commitment In Excellence To Community Service Pageants

Miss Black America Co-ed 2015

Roneshia Ray

Miss Black American Teen 2015

Kaylah Sharve Baker