Open Your Heart
Open Your Heart is an opportunity for individuals to become a part of the Go Red For Women movement by making a lifesaving contribution that enables the American Heart Association to advance our efforts in eliminating the No. 1 killer of women, heart disease. With Open Your Heart donations, we can save mothers, sisters, daughters and loved ones everywhere.
YOU can make a significant impact in our community by making a personal, 100% tax-deductible gift directly to the American Heart Association’s mission. Your generosity enables the American Heart Association to fund groundbreaking research, develop guidelines to improve patient care and help people lower their risk factors for heart disease and stroke. All to ensure everyone has a chance to live a healthier, longer life.
2016-2017 Open Your Heart Chair
Myrtle Jones is Halliburton’s Senior Vice President of Tax based in Houston, Texas. She is responsible for managing the Company’s global tax affairs in over 80 countries. In addition to her tax management responsibilities she serves as the executive sponsor of Halliburton’s African American Network Forum, sits on the executive advisory board of their Women’s Sharing Excellence group and chairs the Finance Department’s Mentoring Committee. Prior to joining Halliburton Ms. Jones served in the roles of Sr. Managing Director of Tax and Internal Audit at Service Corporation International and Vice President Tax at GlobalSantaFe.
Ms. Jones holds a Bachelor of Accounting degree from Mississippi State University and is a Certified Public Accountant in the state of Texas.
She is the proud mother of three children and active in the community in Houston serving on Prairie View University’s School of Business Dean’s Advisory Board and on the Board of Directors of Genesys Works Houston where she has chaired the Development Committee for the past three years. Ms. Jones is also a member of the Go Red for Women Executive Leadership Team and chaired the Sisters Network Inc. 2016 Stop the Silence Breast Cancer Walk.
2016-2017 Open Your Heart Donors
John & Vicki Crum
Shayne & Regina Higdon
Houston Methodist Hospital
RBC Capitol Markets
Associated Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore
Evelyn & Frank Angelle
Keri & Kevin Black
Cisselon Nichols Hurd
Clifford & Jennifer Moore
Patricia & Chris Opincar
Richard Leon Overton
James W. Taylor
For more information or to donate, please contact
Jessica Ansel at 832-918-4010 or Jessica.Ansel@heart.org