2013-14 Honor Roll

Friends of Drake Arts Honor Roll of Donors

Gifts to Friends of Drake Arts directly and dramatically impact the lives of young aspiring artists at Drake and in the community. The following list reflects donations received from July 1, 2013 – June 30, 2014.  Thank you for your support.

†- Deceased
§ - President’s Circle Member
± - Old Main Member

Anonymous (2)

Dr. Donald V. and Carol A. Adams§±

Emma Akerly (AS'09)

Jeff and Jean Akerly§

Mary Ellen Alt (FA'60)§

Barbara and Cletus Anderson (Barbara, FA'57)

Marcus and Mary Anderson (Marcus, LA'78; Mary, LA'77)

Mertze Anderson (LA'80)§±

Mr. and Mrs. Sigurd E. Anderson II (Sigurd, LA'55)§±

Jane Andrew (ED'72)

Timothy and Tricia Atterberg

Gail Avgeris (LA'66)

Sandra and Robert Ayres

Stephen and Rebecca Baker

Dr. Gretchen Bataille (GR'77)§±

Aimee Beckmann-Collier

Benjamin Bellus Sr. and Patricia Bellus (Benjamin, FA'59, GR'67)

Eric and Molly Bertch (Eric, BN'04)§

Jeffrey Bertelsen

Susan and Robert Berube (Susan, FA'56)

Julie Best (FA'66)

Richard Black (FA'57)±

Beth and Leland Blackledge (Beth, FA'60)

Diana Blake (FA'63, GR'65)

Sally Blount (FA'58)

Anne and William Boal

Wendy and James Bokovoy (Wendy, '66)

Lynne Boldt (AS'92)

Craig and Andrea Bovard

Emily Boylan (JO'00)

Phillip Braun (AS'07)

Gregory and Susan Bridge±

Mary Brooks (FA'74, GR'79, GR'85)

†Dr. Robert and Mary Brooks (Mary, FA'74, GR'79, '85)

Joanne Brown (GR'69, GR'80)§

Theodore and Mary Brubaker (Theodore, FA'51, GR'54; Mary, FA'57)

Don and Phyllis Bruntlett

Peg Buckley

Leanne M. Buell (JO'84, GR'86)§±

Amy Burgmaier

John and LouAnn Burney

Eric Butler (LA'80)

Mrs. Doris K. Byers§

David and Tamara J. Byram Mahl (Tamara, LA'86, FA'86)§

Bill Caldbeck and Diane Anagnos Caldbeck (Bill, BN'70; Diane, ED'72)§±

Mona Lisa and Bart Caldwell

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin P. Callahan (Kevin, FA'75; Karen, LA'77)§

Mary and Crom Campbell (Mary, FA'73)

John Canarina

Susan Cannon

Nancy Clare Caponi (FA'84)

Glen and Blanche Chambers (Glen, FA'43)

Joel Chirhart (AS'96)

Cassandra Cioccio (BN'82, GR'83)

Ellen Lacey Cioccio (LA'58, GR'85)§

Sasha Clayton (FA'97)

Kathleen and James Coffin (Kathleen, FA'66)

Mr. James M. Collier (GR'70)§±

Dwight and Marilyn Conover (Dwight, GR'80)§

George Cordaro (FA'56)

John and Barbara Cortesio

Stephanie Cosgrove (AS'05, JO'05)

K. and John Cowley (K., GR'72, GR'79)

Jolene Crafton (FA'76, GR'90)

Paul and Paula Crandell (Paul, FA'66)

David Crawford (BN'62)

Kevin Croft and Jill Kopecky (Kevin, BN'89, GR'95; Jill, AS'90, GR'91)§

Ruth Mary and Norton Crowell (Ruth Mary, FA'48)

Anne Crump (FA'91)

Rachel Dakarian (AS'08)

Sharon Davenport (LA'64)

Jay A. Davidson and Margie M. Davidson (Jay, ED'70)§±

Scott Davis (GR'94)

Allan Demorest

Ethelee Dixon ('54)

Corey Dossett and Dana Gustafson Dossett (Corey, PH'09, GR'09; Dana, AS'09)

Dr. William Dougherty and Deborah Dougherty§±

Michael and Vicki Dubis

Brian Duff Jr. and Nancy Greco (Brian, LA'82)

Mr. Edward A. Dziuba (LA'61)§

Richard and Sarah Early

Diane Eddy-Davies (FA'68)

Phillip and Peggy Ehm (Phillip, GR'63; Peggy, FA'60)

Cassandra Elizondo

Kay and Dr. Stephen Elliott

Michael Emerson and Carrie Preston (Michael, FA'76)

Lawrence Evans

Marilyn H. and Charles E. Farr (Marilyn, GR'66, GR'76)§±

Eric Ferring (AS'14)

Alice and Marvin Fintel (Alice, FA'51)

Tom and Marcia Fisher (Marcia, ED'62)

Mary Flansburg (FA'84)

Dr. Marshall and Judith Flapan (Marshall, LA'59; Judith, FA'86)§±

Joan and Peter Flynn (Joan, FA'64)

James Forsell (BN'65)

Diane Foss and Michael Miller (Diane, LA'75, GR'77)

Jacques Y. and Shirley J. Foster (Jacques, '53; Shirley, LA'51, FA'74)

Ted and Ruth Francis (Ted, FA'75; Ruth, FA'75)

Sarah Frank and Jack Balcombe

Alleen and Jefferson Fraser (Alleen, GR'56)

Leanne Freeman-Miller and Gordon Miller (Leanne, GR'96)

Marilyn Freerksen

Joel and Julie Friend (Joel, FA'97; Julie, FA'98)

Nick Friess (FA'98)

Dr. Joel and Shayla From (Joel, '76)

Martha and James Froseth (Martha, FA'59, GR'62)

Brian Frutiger (FA'92)

Phyllis and Robert Fury (Phyllis, ED'71)

Richard Gabriel

Lyle and Patricia Galliart

John and Maureen Gamble

Mary Gibson (GR'96)

Nella Hundling Girolo (FA'60, GR'64)

Joy Giudicessi (FA'72)

Margaret and Michael Glasscock (Margaret, FA'72)

Patsy and Dr. Larry Goetz

Anne Gonzales (FA'68)

Barbara Graham

Carl Grant and Marcene Grant

Mary Graves (GR'59)

Duane Gregg

Mathew Greiner (FA'98)

Jeffrey Grinnell (FA'78)

Linda Groenendyk (GR'80)

Howard and Katherine Grossman

Betty and Dr. Arnis Grundberg

Todd and Gail Hagen

Karen Hansen (FA'70)

Larry and Linda Hansen (Larry, FA'67, GR'70)

Berneil and Walter Hanson (Berneil, GR'58)

Mary Havlik-Jergens and John Jergens (Mary, FA'89)

Cora C. Hayes (GR'78)§±

Suzanne Hazelton (FA'54)

Alice Hedman

Sandra and James Henry (Sandra, JO'88)

Patricia Henson

Marcia Langenberg Heronimus (FA'62)

John H. Hess (FA'80)

Christine and Kevin Hibbard (Christine, FA'75)

Rex and Lola Hicks (Rex, FA'54, GR'56)

Beth Hirst and Blake Hooper (Beth, FA'77)

Don Ireland-Schunicht and Ginger Ireland Schunicht

Aaron Jaco and Hillory Stirler (Aaron, AS'07, JO'07, GR'14)

Joan Jamison (FA'59, GR'88)

Joshua Janetzke-Meiner and Michael Greene (Joshua, AS'96)

Michael and Christine Janove (Michael, FA'71)

Dale and Marcie Jedlicka

Susan and Norm Jensen (Susan, FA'58)

Angela Johnson

Lori and Sam Kalainov

Diane Kasdorf (FA'50)

Diane Kebede (GR'83)

Winifred M. Kelley§±

Kevin Kelly (FA'90)

Suzanne Todd Kendig (FA'61)

Chris Killough (BN'84)

Alexander Kleiner Jr. and Mary Kleiner (Mary, FA'85)

Janice and Roger Knapp (Janice, FA'64)

Linda Knodle (JO'64)

Kevin and Peggy Kraus

Kelly Kretschmer (AS'12)

Mark and Debra Kretschmer

Jon Krieg and Patricia McKee

Scott and Catherine Kubie (Scott, JO'06; Catherine, AS'07)

John Kyd

Joseph and Ruth Lakers (Joseph, GR'72)

Douglas Lampe and Jennifer Gerrish-Lampe (Douglas, BN'87; Jennifer, AS'94, LW'96)±

David Leaming (LA'85)

Joanne and Larry Lee (Joanne, FA'58)

Dina and Gerald Leener (Dina, FA'71)

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Lehrke§

Debra Bennett Lellbach (FA'76)§

Joseph Lenz and Andrea Charlow§±

James and Margaret Leonardo (James, LA'66; Margaret, FA'69, GR'76)

Drs. Lisa Leonhart-Lin and Michael Lin (Lisa, AS'90, FA'90)

Ms. Babs Lieberman ('52)

Alfred and Joan Lipsey (Alfred, FA'40)

Carolyn and Steven Looney (Carolyn, FA'73, GR'00)

Lee Loventhal (LA'65)

James and Karel Lowery

Barbara Lutz

David and Holly Luze

Rich and Diane Luze (Rich, LA'65)§

Carolyn Lynner and Keith Thornton

Harriet S. Macomber in memory of J. Locke Macomber (JD'48)

Mary and Steve Madison (Mary, FA'89, GR'92)

Joan Mannheimer (ED'48, GR'66)

William Manning (FA'54, GR'57)

Sherri Marceau (GR'94)

Sharon and Don Marek (Sharon, FA'73)

Dr. Edward Markward and Diana McVey (Edward, FA'66, GR'68)

Sandy Marshall II (AS'96)§

Myron and Shirley Marty§

President David and Madeleine Maxwell§±

Mary Mayrose (FA'80)

Ingrid and Marvin Mazie (Ingrid, LA'84, GR'87)

Matthew Mazur§

Natasha McCombs (FA'84)

Terri and Alan McGaffin (Terri, FA'79)

Elizabeth McGraw (FA'60)

Nancy and Randy McGuire (Nancy, GR'97)

Howard and Beatrice McKindra

Mr. Fred McNee and Mrs. Kathy McNee (Fred, LW'69; Kathy, FA'68)§

Thomas Mease (FA'84)

Patricia and Lothar Meisel (Patricia, FA'59, GR'60)

John and Marcia Metzger§

Alinda and Edward Michael (Alinda, GR'70)

Tod W. Milam and Linda R. Delaney Milam (Tod, AS'88; Linda, AS'88)§

Ned Miller and Maggie McGill (Ned, LA'59; Maggie, ED'68, GR'80)

Ms. Judith Milligan (FA'68)§

Sterling Mische (GR'52)

Carol Molison (FA'53)

Steven R. Montigne (BN'71, GR'74)§

Polly Moore

Charlotte Morgan (FA'58)

James and Janet Morris

Paul and Gloria Morris

Richard and Russine Morris (Richard, GR'67)

Dr. Donald J. Morrison and Mary E. Nelson Morrison (Donald, LA'64; Mary, FA'58, GR'68)

Mr. Mark S. Movic and Ms. Susan H. Skinner (Mark, BN'77)§±

Carylann Mucha§

John and Carol Murphy (John, FA'60; Carol, FA'61)

Sarah J. Needham (GR'46)

Pamela Neubauer (AS'10)

Nancy and Edward Nichols (Nancy, ED'67, GR'72)

Karen Nicholson

Lisa and Steven Noble (Lisa, BN'85)

Pamela and Arthur Nolting (Pamela, FA'70)

Vern and Tari Novinska

Rosalee Oakley and W. Oakley Jr. (Rosalee, FA'59)

Loran Olsen

Susan Olson (FA'64)

Timothy Olson II (BN'03)§

Dr. John and Maxine Otis (John, GR'77)

Lynn Padellford (ED'65, GR'69, GR'72)

Clarence Padilla

Mr. and Mrs. James F. Paulsen

Dr. W Leon and Patsy Pearce

Don and Barbara Penquite

Jeff and Joanie Phillips (Joanie, AS'88, AS'90)§

Daniel Pickerel and Sarah Reever-Pickerel (Daniel, BN'02; Sarah, AS'03)§

Joseph Piearson (JO'08)

Thomas Piekarczyk and Carol Graczyk

Lawrence Pincsak and Joanne Zienty

Lowell E. Plavec (LA'70)±

Anastasia Polydoran (GR'76)

Betty Porter

Ralph and Doris Preuss (Ralph, FA'51)

Richard Priest Jr. and Leslie Wilkins (Richard, LW'80)

Jane and Ronald Prinn (Jane, LA'68)

Douglas and Sharon Pugh (Douglas, BN'90; Sharon, BN'90)§

Justin and Kathryn Range (Justin, BN'98; Kathryn, FA'99)

Deborah Reiter (LA'79, GR'83)

Judith and Al Rellstab (Judith, FA'63)

Cherie A. Richardson (FA'86)§

Marjorie and Charles Ringwalt (Marjorie, '56)

Richard Robertson (JO'72)

Laurayne Robinette (FA'52)

Beverly Robinson

Timothy Robson (FA'74)

Deborah Rogers

Nicholas Roth and Joe Freund

Holli and Dr. Bill Safley (Holli, FA'74)

Priscilla Sage (GR'81)

Russ and Jean Samson (Jean, GR'92)

Bob and Jo Lee Scarborough in honor of Alice Jordan (Bob, BN'52; Jo Lee, FA'51)§

Martha and James Schaer (Martha, GR'91)

Victoria Schultz (GR'77)

Mr. Eugene F. Shewmaker ('44)§

Linda and Melvin Shivvers (Linda, GR'79)

Sheryl and Laurence Shohet (Sheryl, FA'78)

Cheryl and Wesley Siebrass (Cheryl, FA'77, GR'95)

Sharon A. Simmons (GR'84)§

Mary Sims

John and Mary Kay Smith (John, AS'92, GR'00; Mary Kay, FA'91, GR'07)§

Louis E. and A. Joyce Smith (Louis, BN'51, GR'53; Joyce, ED'55, GR'81)§±

Bob and †Jeannie Snyder (Bob, BN'55, LW'59; Jeannie, ED'57)§

Shelley and William Sobey (Shelley, FA'71)

Joyce and Laird Spaulding (Joyce, FA'58)

Dr. William and Ruth Staplin (William, AS'92; Ruth, BN'89, GR'99)

Marna Stevens ('59)

Marnie Strate (AS'08)

Richard and Jane Strike±

Deborah Sulzbach

Pauline and Paul Sung (Pauline, FA'03)

Sara E. Sutton, D.O. (LA'58, GR'90)

Steve Swanson (FA'64, GR'65)

Joyce and Ben Swartz (Ben, LA'55)§

Arthur Tatge and Stephanie Garry-Tatge (Arthur, LW'77; Stephanie, FA'77)

Sandy Johnson Tatge and Bob Tatge (Sandy, FA'69; Bob, BN'68)§±

Warren Taylor (JO'70)

Harold and Joyce Templeman (Joyce, GR'64)

Bruce and Kathie Tenner (Bruce, BN'59; Kathie, ED'60)§

Robert Thelen (GR'73)

Karen and Christopher Thielman (Karen, FA'82)

David and Diane Thomas

Virginia Thomas ('67)

Bruce D. and Janice Estrem Thorsen (Bruce, JO'70; Janice, FA'69)§±

Mrs. Patricia B. Trump (FA'74, GR'87)

Larry and Pamela Van Alstine (Larry, LA'67; Pamela, FA'69)

Chloris and Alan Van Nice (Chloris, FA'61)

Sarah and Shane Van Waardhuizen (Sarah, AS'04)

W D and Leanna Walters

Kay Ward (FA'57, GR'77)

Jonathan and Emily Weaver (Jonathan, GR'09)§

Andrea Westmeyer

Patricia Westphal

Charles and Evie White (Charles, FA'57, GR'69)

Don Whitmer (LA'59)

Dolores Willemsen (LA'81)

Jim and Mary Williams (Jim, FA'64)

Justin and Jennifer Williams (Justin, AS'04, GR'08; Jennifer, FA'02)

Robert and Jean Williams (Robert, LW'67)

Mike Williamson and Stacey Hoppe (Mike, AS'98; Stacey, JO'98)§

Jay and Carole Wilsker (Jay, LA'51)§

Shari Withers

Gretchen Wolf (AS'98)§±

Joel K. Wolfson (FA'59)

Sue Wright§±

Ralph Wynant III

Steven and Carin Zachar (Steven, FA'75; Carin, FA'76)

Ms. Zoula P. Zein-Eldin (LA'48)§

Friends of Drake Arts 
Corporate, Foundations, and Other Organizations

Alice Fintel Revocable Trust

American Endowment Foundation

Charles W. Day Endow Iowa Fund

Community Foundation of Greater Des Moines§±

Davies Communications, Inc.

Des Moines Musicians' Association

Don E. & Phyllis J. Bruntlett Trust

The Donald C. & Doris K. Byers Charitable Trust§

Jeff Akerly Trust§

Martha G. Froseth Trust

Milton and Joanne Brown Charitable Foundation

Ralph and Sylvia G. Green Foundation§±

Robert W. Baird and Company Foundation, Inc.

Schwab Charitable Fund

Sharon A. Simmons Charitable Foundation Fund

Susan Skinner and Mark Movic Charitable Fund

The T. Rowe Price Program for Charitable Giving



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July 27, 2015
The Ray Center, formerly known as Character Counts in Iowa, will issue its 2015 Robert D. Ray Pillar of Character Award to Suku Radia, President and CEO of Bankers Trust, and Rich Willis, dealer principal at Willis Auto Campus.