New Mexico Performing Arts Society Donors and Sponsors

NMPAS Donor List
As of October 15, 2021

NMPAS SUSTAINER CIRCLE* ($10,000 – $50,000+)

NMPAS is deeply grateful to members of the SUSTAINER CIRCLE for cumulative support of $10,000 – $50,000+.

Aaron and Naomi Alter
Judith Auer and George Lawrence
Rachel Belash and Bob Burman
Del Norte Credit Union and Del Norte LOV Foundation
Bette Evans and Mike Makoid
André García-Nuthmann
Richard G. Kurman (1927-2020)***
Los Alamos National Bank
New Mexico Arts
New Mexico Highlands University Foundation
Santa Fe Arts Commission
Santa Fe Arts & Culture Department
Santa Fe Community Foundation
Jeff Snodgrass, Director, Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat Center
UNM John Donald Robb Musical Trust
David** and Megan Van Winkle
Verne Q. Powell Flutes
Franz Vote** and Linda Marianiello**
Judy Williams and Elliot Stern**


Special thanks to donors to the NMPAS Annual Fund in the period from July 1, 2019 through October 15, 2021.

Platinum Circle ($10,000 or more)

Richard G. Kurman (1927-2020)***
2020 CARES Act Grant
New Mexico Arts
New Mexico Highlands University Foundation
Santa Fe Arts & Culture Department
Santa Fe Community Foundation
UNM John Donald Robb Musical Trust

Gold Circle ($7,500-$9,999)

2019 Matching Grant Consortium
David** and Megan Van Winkle and Texas Instruments Foundation

Silver Circle ($5,000-$7,499)

Bette Evans and Mike Makoid
Terry Hendrix
Paycheck Protection Program First Draw Loan
Santa Fe Community Foundation Fall 2020 Competitive Grant

Bronze Circle ($2,000-$4,999)

Aaron and Naomi Alter
Judith Auer and George Lawrence
David Beatty: Sponsoring baritone Travis Bregier in 2021-2022
George and Marcia deGarmo
Del Norte LOV Foundation
Norman and Suzanne George
Hoffman-Bravy Charitable Foundation
Peter Merrill and Ruth Wallack
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
Santa Fe Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund
Richard** and Sophia Skolnik
Western New Mexico University

Sponsor ($1,000-$1,999)

Anonymous individual
James Ammerman and Anne Chognard
Rachel Belash and Bob Burman
Charles G. Case II** and Pamela Culwell
Century Bank
Enterprise Bank & Trust
Spring 2020 Facebook Fundraiser
Michael Freccia
Virginia and Ed Fultz
Giving Tuesday 2020 Facebook Fundraiser
Tomás C. Hernández and Keith S. Reas
Bernhard Holzapfel: In Memory of Barbara Holzapfel
Joan and Jeffrey Less
Joyce and Whitney Smith
Judy Williams and Elliot Stern**
Charlie and Leah Wilkins

Advocate ($750-$999)

John Adams
Rick Beaubien
Verne Q. Powell Flutes

Donor ($500-$750)

Allan Affeldt** and Tina Mion
Keith K. Anderson and Barbara Lenssen
Catron Courier
John and Lanie Dickel
Gale G. Hannigan
Joyce Idema
Richard and Susan Lindeborg
Jean-Michel and Karla Rendu
Nancy Maret and Tim Willson
David G. Ponder**
Drew Stewart and Anna Hargreaves
Arthur and Ann Weinstein
Dean Yannias

Patron ($250-$499)

Anonymous individual
Anonymous individual
John** and Barbara Berkenfield
Meg Bowles, Richard Price, and Hannah Price
Stuart Brown
Construction Dispute Resolution Services
John and Margaret Geffroy
Maya B. Hoffman
Robert Hohlfelder
Grayson and Jenifer Kirtland
Edwina Lieb
Richard Morehead and Kenneth Knight
Gary and Mary Moses
Marco and Helen Rizzo
Buddy and Irene Roybal
Hassan and Caralu Salam
Martha and Ken Simonsen*
John Voorhees

Supporter ($100-$249)

Anonymous individual
Anonymous individual
Anonymous individual
John F. Andrews**
Janice J. Arrott
Elizabeth Auer
Esther** and Randy Bergh
Blackbaud Fund
James** and Diane Bonnell
Jerry and Barbara Bork
Mary Cummings
Daniel and Luann Dehlinger
Judith Diamond and Charles Angevine
Ram and Nancy Dhurjaty
Anne Dwyer
Barbara Fields
Tjett Gerdom**
Gregory and Mary Alice Gillette
Robert Glick** and Jacquelyn Helin
Leila Hall
Anna Jane Hays
Trish Henning and Tony Lazzaro
Steve and Rebecca Howard
Paul Isaacson
David H. Johnson and Sheila Conneen
IBM Matching Grants Program
Chase and Christine Keightley
Deniece Korzekwa
Cynthia Lawrence
Diana Lucero
Bob MacPherson
Jean A. McCray
Marguerite McGregor
Janet and Charles McMillan
Enrique and Ruth Ortega
Charles H. Palmer
Alexis Perry-Holby
James S. Rubin and Carolyn Eason
Steve and Lois Rudnick
Barbara J. Rugg
Vicki Schaevitz
John Serkin and Catherine Kurland
Dr. Peter and Jody Spalding
Camille Tierney
Howard and Cynthia Turner
Ken Tutunjian
Joe Vandiver
Beth and Tim Wallace
Mary Ann Watjen
Rachel Wixom**
Vernon Yenne
Norman and Barbara Yoffee
Nancy Zeckendorf

Friend ($25-$99)

Joan Bearzi
Gwyneth Bertocki
Gerard Bradley
Edith Brown
Lydell Brown
Elizabeth Burki
Andrea Cassutt
Barbara Chatterjee
Katherine Chilton
Susan Christensen
Wayne Darnell and Susan Johnson
Mindy and Charles DeMott
Tracy Kane Doyle
Mary Drexler
Laura Fallon
Barbara Fix
Christopher Gibson
Alan Gilmore and Cynthia Wooley
Elssa Green
Ken Hare
Steven Hecht
Brian and Anne Huysman
Margrethe Chinen Kleiber
George Kopp
Lynn Lee
Raymond B. Lyon
Jane S. MacNeil
Sharon McCawley
Bonnie McClain
Ann-Marie McKelvey
Chase Navarre
Marie Newsom
Bob Norris
Liesl Odenweller
Vicky Pavlis
David Perlowin and Paula Scarpellino
Dean Piacente
Gail Robertson
Wendy Rolfe
Sharon and Art Ronnie
Patrick J. Russell and Tee M. Boursaw
Gail P. Samota and Hall A. Acuff
Mary Helen Schaubhuth
Nadine F. Stafford
Mary Stanfield Bradley
Robert Swedberg
Jane Thorngren
Roy and Enid Tidwell
Philip Tschopp
Kazue Valdez
Andy Vincent
Mary Sue Warner
Ann Watjen
Matt Winegartner
T. Spencer Wright

In-Kind Donations

Allan Affeldt
Bob Ansheles**
The Archdiocese of Santa Fe
John Berkenfield, Executive Director (ret.), El Rancho de las Golondrinas**
James Bonnell, Madden Hosea & Associates**
Lisa Buckley*
Barbara Chatterjee*
Fitzhugh Cline*
Donna Eagles*
Nanette Ely-Davies
Bette Evans*
Jo Fisher*
Gregory Gillette
Robert Glick**
Alex Hanna / Invisible City Designs
Hutton Broadcasting
Joyce Idema
Immaculate Heart of Mary Retreat and Conference Center*
Carol A. Karps (CAK Associates/professional grant writing and consulting)
Jenifer Kirtland
Regina Klapper*
KHFM Radio
Joan Lamarque*
John Loehr and Meg Keen
Mike Makoid*
Linda Marianiello**
Ruth Ortega, Ortega Insurance Services
The Plaza Hotel (Las Vegas, NM)
David G. Ponder**
James S. Rubin
John Sadd
Saint Michael & All Angels Episcopal Church
Gail Samota*
Santa Fe Institute’s 2019 InterPlanetary Festival
The Santa Fe New Mexican
John Serkin
Ken and Martha Simonsen*
Jeff Snodgrass
Nadine F. Stafford
Elliot Stern**
Drew Stewart
Total Wine & More
True Kids 1
United Church of Santa Fe
David Van Winkle**
Franz Vote**
Tim Willson

* Guild Member
** Current or past NMPAS Board Member
*** Deceased

For NMPAS and all nonprofit arts organizations, community support is vital to ongoing programming and the fulfillment of our Mission. Please join the many people who already support NMPAS by making a tax-deductible donation. The New Mexico Performing Arts Society is a 501(c)(3) organization. Donations to NMPAS are tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Our sincere thanks go to the many donors, business partners, foundations and public funding organizations that have already contributed to NMPAS!

Supporters Include

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This project is supported in part by New Mexico Arts, a division of the Department of Cultural Affairs, and by the National Endowment for the Arts.
New Mexico Arts
Art Works New Mexico
NMPAS Spring 2021 events are partially sponsored by the Santa Fe Arts & Culture Department.
The City of Santa Fe Arts & Culture Department
Santa Fe Community Foundation
Rotary Club of Santa Fe Foundation
Del Norte Lov Foundation
Power Flutes Boston
Santa Fe New Mexican
Classical 95.5 KHFM
Hutton Broadcasting LLC
Enterprise Bank & Trust
Century Bank
Four Seasons Resort
El Rancho de Las Golondrinas
Inn of the Governors
First National 1870
Santa Fe Institute
Lexus of Albuquerque
Santa Fe Reporter
Cuddy & McCarthy, LLP
Total Wine & More
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