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Supporting the College of Performing and Visual Arts

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Donors to the College of Performing and Visual Arts

The following honor roll recognizes generous gifts received July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017. Donors who contribute $2,000 or more in one fiscal year to the UNC Foundation are honored as members of UNC’s President’s Society.

The individuals, businesses and foundations listed below support the very core of the programs in the College of Performing and Visual Arts. These donors consistently demonstrate a strong commitment to education and the arts through their generous support of scholarship and program funds. We extend our most sincere gratitude too all the people and organizations whose gifts mean so much to our College and our students.


Thomas Ediger *


Jamey & Sara Aebersold
Glen & Susan Beebe
The Schramm Foundation


Howard & Beverley Skinner
Anne Schenkman
Bruce & Dee Pearson
Randy & Yolanda Marsh
Robyn Landry-Neupert & Erich Neupert
Sallie Johnson
Rich & Kathleen Forsberg
Bob & Marilyn Clark
Donald & Karen Bailey



Barbara & Jim Calvin
Kathy Christmann & Ike Simmons
City of Greeley
Walter & Janet Cummings
Galen & Patty Darrough
James Demersseman & Sheryl McBride
Denver Lyric Opera Guild
Carol & Roger Dutton
Grand Mesa Music Publishers
Ned & Patty Husman
InFaith Community Foundation
Dick & Sidney * Killmer
Sharon Lebsack
Lifetouch National School Studios
Sheila & Tom McNally
Dennis Morimoto
JoAnn & Don Mueller
William Nesse & Marianne Workman-Nesse
The Presser Foundation
Collette & Craig Shanks
Rebecca & Wesley Smith
Todd Family Foundation
John & Tate Todd
Wardell Angus
Roy Wardell
William & Mary Wilson


Michael Alexander
Amy Bennett Foundation, Inc.
Pat & Terry Bennett
Kim & Stephen Black
Kay Easley
Friends of a Woman’s Place
Tom & Nona Gordon
Pat Healey
Monica & Bob Kahn
Andrew Liccardo
Melissa Malde
Bill & Susan Pfund
Bill & Joan Popejoy
Don Simon
Allie Steg Haskett & Chris Haskett
Connie & Bob Stewart
Bob & Betty Tointon
Nance & Larry White


David & Louise Arneson
Steve & Teresa Baker
Sherrill Bostron
Barbara & Aaron Breen
David & Linda Caffey
Joanne Findley
Walt Francis
David & Mary Giese
Rachael Harla
Cathy & Gary Heise
James Jackson


Kenneth Jones
Dana Landry
Leprino Foods
Steve Luttmann
Doug & Laura Marek
Lance & Catherine Newman
Peak View Jazz
Performing & Visual Arts Advisory Board
Sears Real Estate, Inc.
Kent & Anita Skinner
Di Smice
Marjorie Smith
State Farm Companies Foundation
Bryan & Marcia VanDriel
Douglas Wheeler
Ken Womble


Sandy Dungan
Drew Dunham & Julia Weber
Katrina & Colin Garnett
David & Dawn Grapes
Greeley Area Music Teachers Association
Marian Hesse & Bruce Barrie
Bernie & Ginny Kinnick
John Klug
Connie Shaw & James Wright
Joe & Barb Slobojan
Helen & Harry Sutherland
Marilyn Turner
Ron Villiotti


The Cornerstone Society acknowledges donors who have made a lasting impact through cumulative giving of $50,000 and above. These transformational gifts have enabled the College to achieve its strong position as a leader in arts education and continue to impact our present and future.


Jamey & Sara Aebersold
John & Stefania Anderson *
Richard & Gladys Ball *
Bob & Marilyn Clark
Bill Daniels *
Denver Lyric Opera Guild
Thomas Ediger *
Erion Foundation
Henry & Blanche Ginsburg *
Rupert M. Goodbrod *
Tom & Nona Gordon
Bill & Carol Gossard *
Lowell & Suzy Graham
The Greeley Tribune
The Griffin Foundation, Inc.
Guaranty Bank & Trust
Edna Hoydar *
Robert & Virginia Husman *
Sallie & Bob * Johnson

Dick & Sidney * Killmer
Bernice Magnie *
Anthony & Marian Menk *
Monfort Family Foundation
Natural Piano Center, Inc.
New Frontier Bank
F.G. & Betty Ottesen
Bob & Chris Petteys *
Poudre Valley Health Care, Inc.
The Presser Foundation
Bob & Lydia * Ruyle
Anne Schenkman
The Schramm Foundation
Howard & Beverley Skinner
Bill & Janet Smith
Southard Family
Edith St. John *
Yamaha Corporation of America


The Frasier Society honor the far-sighted philanthropy of alumni and friends who have made provisions for the University of Northern Colorado— its students, faculty and programs — in their estates and other deferred gift plans. These donors have generously created plans to provide support for the College of Performing and Visual Arts.


Michaeleen & David Bagley
Donald & Karen Bailey
Mary Camblin Reed
Kathy Christmann & Ike Simmons
Edgar & Jane Fielder
Walt Francis
Tom & Nona Gordon
David & Dawn Grapes
Pat Healy
Melissa & Dane Jensen


Gordon & Monica Kasel
Sheryl McBride
Serena McGuire
Al & Carol Meny
Earleen Patterson
Jerry Shipler
Howard & Beverley Skinner
Chris & Dona White
Diane & Ken Wood

To learn more about ways to support our College's tradition of excellence, please contact:

The Office of Development | (970) 351-1886 | Bright.Futures@unco.edu

Dr. Leo Welch, Dean | (970) 351-2515 | Leo.Welch@unco.edu