In her service to the community and her children’s book, “Artie” Momma Dee has worked with and supported many great causes. Through her hard work and dedication, a mutual respect and support was gained by leaders within the Texas community.  Below are a few notable letters she has received for her work with conservation and her book, “Artie”.  You can click on each photo to read the entire endorsement.

8d2765b3-971b-4760-81cc-da471c41d58a“Dee is someone who said we’ve got some idle resources in the criminal justice system called people who ought to be putting something back into the community in which they come. Dee, we appreciate you… and the example you set for other individuals in this great state.”   

Governor George W. Bush


“It is with great pleasure that I take this opportunity to offer congratulations to you on writing your screenplay and children’s book, “Artie”.  The book reflects your long time commitment to our community and your experience working with elementary school children. “

Congressman Gene Green, 29th District of Texas


“A lot of people would say being a successful educator is enough for which to be proud-but Momma Dee has always gone a step further.

State Representative Ana Hernandez



“I had the opportunity and privilege of working with Dee Maner on an award-winning project that trained criminal justice inmates and cleaned up Greens Bayou north of the Houston Ship Channel.

Terence O’Rourke, Special Assistant Harris County Attorney


“For many years, you have had an investment in the youth of our community and have consistently found creative ways to reach them through your writing and speaking engagements.”

Honorable George Risner


Charles Grant PH.D.,
“I wish you success with your book and hope children in both public and private schools in the area and state of Texas have the opportunity to read it.”

Charles Grant PH.D., Chairman and CEO of CEIA