Gifts Made to the NATS 75th Anniversary Fund

Thank You, Donors!

We are honored to recognize and thank those who have celebrated the NATS 75th Anniversary with a gift/pledge. Your support represents the emergence of a new culture within our organization – a culture of philanthropy. Your contributions of time, talent, and treasure signify the commitment, enthusiasm and loyalty that make NATS a wonderful organization that provides professional education, training and opportunities for professional networking for both teachers and students. Gifts will also enable NATS to focus on developing new strategies and strengthening important programs in the years ahead to respond to needs and interests expressed in the recent member survey. Your support – and your engagement – is greatly appreciated!

* Denotes an additional unrestricted donation given in support of the 75th Anniversary Fund

Investor – $2,500 and above

Joan Frey Boytim, * Joan Frey Boytim Award
Karen Brunssen, NATS Competition and Awards

Karen Brunssen, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder, In Honor of Allen Henderson
Karen Brunssen, NSA Awards, In Honor of Dan Johnson Willmot
Kathryn Proctor Duax
Laura Fike, Strategic Funding Solutions,* NATS Competition and Awards
Elaine and Tod Fitzpatrick
Allen C. Henderson, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Josh and Julie Krugman,* NATS Competition and Awards
Lori Laitman, NATS Art Song
Linda June Snyder, In Honor of My Music Teachers and My Family

Patron – $1,500–$2,499

Carole and Jeff Blankenship, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Barbara Ann Peters, In Memory of David Blair McClosky
Scott Piper, In Honor of Dr. and Mrs. Aiello

Leader – $1,000–$1,499

Nancy Bos
Leslie Holmes, In Memory of Jean Westerman Gregg
Jennifer Susan Mather
Anne Petrie
Dr. Richard Sjoerdsma

Advocate – $500–$999

Victoria Holland
Sarah Holman
Dr. Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk, In Memory of Lindsey Christiansen
Lorna E. MacDonald
Oklahoma Chapter
Kathleen Otterson, In Memory of  Professor Ilona Kombrink, In Honor of Kathryn Proctor Duax
Shelley Outlaw, Strategic Funding Solutions
Dr. Kari Ragan
Frank Ragsdale
Martha Randall, Todd Duncan Award
Timothy Schmidt
Southeastern Region, Roy Delp Fund
Tennessee State Chapter, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Valerie M Trujillo, In Honor of Karen Brunssen
Randall Umstead *, James McKinney Fund, In Honor of Barbara Honn
Julie Wieck*

Partner – $250–$499

Robert Bastian
Anonymous, Todd Duncan Award
Anonymous, NSA Awards
Cathy Herdeman
Amy Jarman*, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Aaron Johnson
Byron Jones
Carla Lefevre, In Honor of Barbara Peters
Elizabeth Linnartz, In Honor of Barbara Peters
David Mannell, In Memory of Leon and Jo Ann Mannell
Richard Margison
Scott J. McCoy
Erie Mills, Karl Trump Award
LLoyd and Marilyn Mims
John Nix, NATS Intern Program
John Nix, Barbara Doscher Fund
Devonna B Rowe, Todd Duncan Award
Deborah Saverance
Norman Spivey*, NATS Intern Program
Marjorie Stephens, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Marjorie Stephens, Irma Cooper Award Fund
Mary Henderson Stucky 
Gregory Addison Wait
Robert Wells

Friend – $100–$249

Diana Allan
Patricia C. Applegate, In Memory of Roy E. Delp
Kelleen Barham
Laura Barton-Holding, In Memory of Lorie Griswold
Holly Boaz
Joanne and Ken Bozeman, In Memory of Richard Miller
Mary Anne Braund
John Alec Briggs
J. David Brock
Thomas Bumgardner, NATS Intern Program
Torin Wesley Chiles
Laura Chipe
Norma Codispoti, NATS Foundation
Mark Crayton
Melodie C Dickerson
Dr. Andrea Dismukes, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
James Doing*, NATS Intern Program, In Memory of Dale Moore
Robert James Doyle, In Memory of Rose Taylor
Robyn Driedger-Klassen
Jean Piatak Eickhoff, In Honor of Barbara Doscher
Ruth Ellis, NSA Awards
Alison Feldt*, Barbara Doscher Fund
Diane Foust
Ellen Frohnmayer, In Memory of Philip Frohnmayer
Marisa Gaetanne, NATS Art Song
R Bruce Gardner
Nedra Gaskill
Robert Grider
Lisa Angelina Patti Griffith
John Hacker
Juliana Hall, Art Song, In Memory of Dominick Argento
Shan Han, Bill Hayes Fund
Shan Han, Edward Baird-Bruce Lunkley Award Fund
Theresa Hansen, In Memory of Emily Lodine Overgaard
Richard Hartzell
Cathy Herdeman
Charles Higgins
Ian Howell, In Honor of Karen Brunssen
Ian Howell, NATS Intern Program
Thomas and Nancy Hueber*, NATS Intern Program
Daniel Hunter-Holly*, NATS Intern Program
Pamela Ivezic
Nancy Jantsch
Julia A Jones
Mark Kano*, NATS Intern Program
Claudia Kennedy, NATS Competitions and Awards
Dian Lawler-Johnson, NATS Art Song, In Honor of Dr. Carol Mikkelson
Dian Lawler-Johnson, In Memory of Dr. Benjamin Middaugh
Kimberly Lazzeri
Dana Lentini
Jill Terhaar Lewis
Carol Loverde
Joseph Mayon, In Memory of Francisco Casanova 
Carol J McAmis 
Lori McCann and David B. Smith, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Peggy McNulty, In Memory of Todd Duncan
Peggy McNulty, Todd Duncan Award
Joseph and Violette Meyers
Ingrid D. Mueller, James McKinney Fund, NATS Competitions and Awards, NSA Awards
Wendy Mullen, James McKinney Fund, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Wendy Mullen, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder 
Ayumi Nakamae
Lara Nie, In Honor of Gisela Goettling
Sara Paar
Jane Randolph
Ann G. Rhodes
S. Patton Rice, Roy Delp Fund 
Emily C Romney, In Memory of Oren Brown
Shawn Roy, In Memory of Patrick Shelby
Trucilla Sabatino
Mary Saunders-Barton
Joann L. Schaum, In Memory of Mary Jane Paul-Hummel
Winnie Loraine Sims
Nancy MacArthur Smith
Jeffrey Snider
Paul Sperry
Sharon Szymanski*, NSA Awards
Marilyn S Taylor, In Honor of Virginia Zeani 
Deborah Ann Thurlow 
Craig Tompkins, In Memory of Phyllis Mailing 
Louise Toppin
Dr. Joanne Uniatowski
Dr. Nancy Walker
Clifton Ware, In Memory of Bruce Lunkley 
Patricia Weis, NSA Awards
Jay G. White, Barbara Doscher FundIn Honor of Martha Randall 
Anne Wick
Dianne Wintrob 
Sally Zeigler Thomas
Kurt-Alexander Zeller

Contributor – $10–$99

Alison Acord
Kathryn Aldridge
Linda Allison
Catherine Sentman Anderson
Eric Anderson, Jr
Eleanor Pudil Anop
Laurissa Backlin, Funding for Speakers at Conferences 
Polly Baldridge
Amanda Balltrip, In Honor of Gail Robinson
Lisa Barksdale
Margaret Baroody
Amy Bartram
Anonymous, NSA Awards
Rebecca Beaucourt, In Honor of Jeff and Becky Ambrosini
Lucy Ellis Beck
Serena Kanig Benish
Marguerite Benton, In Honor of Alaska Sound Celebration Chorus 
Anne Haga Bentz
David Gregory Berg, In Honor of Richard Sjoerdsma
Alice Berman
Julianne Lungren Best, Barbara Doscher Fund 
Randall Black, James McKinney Fund
Anna Bonham-White
Brian P Bonnin
Gloria F Bonnin
Jill Brewer
Maura Brigham, In Honor of Mary Saunders-Barton, In Memory of William Reed 
Frances N Brockington, In Honor of H.T. Burleigh Scholarship
Martha m Brouse
Jillian E Bruss, In Honor of Sheila Harms 
Sharon Buck, NSA Awards 
Judith Arlene Burbank, NATSAA Awards
Alfreda Burke, In Honor of Pastor John and Mamie Burke 
Raquela Burt, In Honor of Doris Jean O'brien
Jennifer Cabot
Karen Calloway, In Memory of Roy Delp, In Memory of Janice Harsanyi
Amanda Castellone, In Honor of SC SNATS Officer and Friends 
Maureen Chowning
Katherine Ciesinski
Cheryl Coker
Lesley Alison Collins, In Memory of Marianna Christos 
Lauren Cook
Kathy Cook
Melissa Kristin Culloton
Ann Marie Daehn, NATS Intern Program, In Memory of Dr. William McIver 
Osceola A Davis-Smith
Megan Dearie
Tony Deaton, NSA Awards
Tony Deaton, In Memory of Angela Holder
Rebekah & Robert Demaree
Norman Earl Devol
Cindy Dewey
Jan Eric Douglas
Heather Dufault
Judith S. Durocher
Robert Edwin, National Music Theater Competition Fund, In Memory of Helen W. Monbo
Kate Egan, NSA Awards
Matthew W Ellenwood, National Music Theater Competition Fund
Martha Elliott
Elizabeth Eschen
Ellie Escher, In Memory of Lindsey Christiansen
Melodee Fernandez, In Memory of My Mother, Nancy Meadows Fernandez
Acacia Flores
Anne Foradori, Irvin Bushman Award 
Randy Paul Foster
Laurel Freeborg, In Memory of Emilia Cundari
Margaret A. Garrett, In Honor of Dr. Mozelle Sherman 
Beatrix Berger Gee
Nan Gibson, In Memory of Meribeth Dayme 
Kathleen Grammer, Speakers for Conference, In Honor of Westminster Choir College Voice Facility
Kathryn B. Gesham
Elizabeth Hagedorn, In Memory of Berton Coffin
Mary Ellen Hagel
Carolyn F Hall
Nancy E. Harris
Tina Harris, In Memory of Jeanne Maggi
Stephanie Henkle
Marty Heresniak, Jean Westerman Gregg Fund, In Memory of Carl Gutekunst 
Terri Herron, In Memory of Meribeth Dayme
Beverly Hotch, In Honor of Dr. George Gibson
Hallie Coppedge Hogan
Kelly M Holst
Linda Hossfeld
Paul Henry Houghtaling
Martha Jane Howe
Gertrude (Trudi) Huizenga
Kyra C Humphrey, In Memory of Geraldine Decker
Frank & Darlene Jackson
Janice Jackson
Warren Jaworski, James McKinney Fund
Carol A Jegen
Dennis Allen Jewett, James McKinney Fund
Mary J. Johnson, Herald Stark Award Fund
Kerry Anne Johnson
Marla S. Jones
Katie Katnis
Thomas Roy King, In Memory of Irma Cooper
Dorothy Kingston
Daniel Koehn, In Memory of Angela Easterday Holder
Sarah Krieger, Speakers for Conferences
Nathan Krueger
Peggy Kurtz
Marika Kyriakos
Laurie E Lashbrook
Sarah K Lea
Karen Leigh-Post, In Memory of Shirlee Emmon
Carrie L. Lemke
Evangelia Leontis
Phyllis A Lewis-Hale, NATSAA
Patricia Little
Los Angeles Chapter of NATS
Carol Loverde
Gary L Mabry,* In Honor of Barbara Doscher
Melissa Malde
Meryl Mantione
Sharyn June Mapes, In Honor of Marvin Keenze
Beverly Marks, Karl Trump Award
Carol J Marshall
Anonymous, In Honor of Sandy Stewich
Harriet Caldwell McCleary, In Memory of Emma Small
Melissa McMahan, NATS Competitions and Awards
Lisa A Medici-Buckley, National Music Theater Competition
Russell Miller, In Memory of William McIver
Shirley E Taylor Moore, In Memory of Betty MacDonald
James Henry Moore
Steven Morton, National Music Theater Competition
Sally Mote-Yaffe, In Memory of Meribeth Dayme
Joanne Mouradjian
Sally Porte Munro
Anonymous, In Honor of Sandy Stewich
Anonymous, NATS Art Song
Susan Allen Nance
Patricia Saunders Nixon, * NATS Art Song
Winston Noren
Patrice Pastore
April Pellegrini, In Memory of Margaret Pellegrini
Charlotte Philley
Angela K Pickering
Linda Poetschke,Herald Stark Award Fund
Deborah Lynn Popham, NATS Intern Program
Linda M. Porter, In Honor of Carrie Talbott
Anonymous, * Funding Speakers for Conferences
Roma Prindle, In Memory of Patricia Herren
Anonymous, In Memory of Jane Paul Hummel
Laura Radell, In Memory of Barbara Doscher, In Honor of Julie F Fortney
Andrea Randall-Luyties
Lorraine Reinhardt, In Honor of Arlene MacIntyre
Brent Richardson
Katya A. Roemer
Lois RooneyGiurin
Elizabeth Rotoff,
Bonnie Salewski, NSA Awards
Sherry L Scanza
Peggy Schaaf
Mary Ellen Schauber
Jan Pedersen Schiff
Matthew Schloneger
Marieke Schuurs
Jennifer Seiger
Calvin and Judy Sell, In Memory of Meribeth Dayme
Dorothy Shrader, In Honor of Aija Jirgensons Shrader
Donald R. Simonson, Shirlee Emmons/Berton Coffin Award
Nancy Slaughter, In Honor of Thomas Roy King
Russell S. Smythe
Anna Speck
Stacy Andrea Strakowski
Diane Steen-Hinderlie, In Honor of Nancy Grundahl's Retirement
Emery Stephens
Sarah Stone, Paul Kiesgen Fund
Stacy Andrea Strakowki
Leon Thurman, Ed.D, In Honor of Dr. John Cooksey
Stephanie Tingler, In Memory of Irvin Bushman
Nina Tober, NSA Awards
Patricia Toledo
Jim Tompkins-MacLaine, In Memory of Carolyn Terpstra
Lee Tong
Jennifer Trost, In Honor of David Strickler
Katie Tupper
Lara Troyer*, Barbara Doscher Fund
Tracy Van Fleet
Diana Walker-Neve
Anonymous, National Music Theater Competition
Richard H Weidlich, In Honor of Ruth Dobson
Robert C White, Jr.
Mary Kathryn Wilson
Daniel (Dan) Wright, In Memory of D. Ralph Appelman
Kwan-Yee Amy Yeung, NATSAA Awards, In Honor of the Tenn. State NATS Student Auditions
LaDonna Young, NATSAA Awards

* Denotes an additional unrestricted donation given in support of the 75th Anniversary Fund