New Mexico Performing Arts Society Donors and Sponsors

NMPAS SUSTAINER CIRCLE* ($10,000 – $50,000+)
As of May 1, 2024

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**
Norman and Suzanne George
Richard G. Kurman (1927-2020) ✚
Los Alamos National Bank
New Mexico Arts
New Mexico Highlands University Foundation
Michael Middleton and Patrick Ryan
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
UNM John Donald Robb Musical Trust
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, 2022 through May 1, 2024

PLATINUM CIRCLE ($10,000 or more)
Aaron** and Naomi Alter
Richard G. Kurman (1927-2020) ✚
Norman and Suzanne George
Michael Middleton and Patrick Ryan: Co-sponsoring the 2023 New Mexico Bach Society concerts and world premieres of “Earth Cantata”
New Mexico Arts
New Mexico Arts ARP Grant 2023
New Mexico Highlands University Foundation
Santa Fe Arts & Culture Department
Santa Fe Community Foundation Fall 2022 Competitive Grant
David** and Megan Van Winkle

GOLD CIRCLE ($7,500-$9,999)
Richard** and Sophia Skolnik
Bernhard Holzapfel: In Memory of Barbara Holzapfel

SILVER CIRCLE ($5,000-$7,499)
Charles T. Hendrix ✚
Stuart Brown
Rachel Belash and Bob Burman
Peter Merrill** and Ruth Wallack: Artist sponsorships of André García-Nuthmann and Tim Willson for 2023 Winter Solstice and Cantata Series I
Del Norte LOV Foundation

BRONZE CIRCLE ($2,000-$4,999)
Judith Auer and George Lawrence
David Beatty: Sponsoring baritone Travis Bregier in 2021-2022
Century Bank
George and Marcia ✚ deGarmo
Spring 2022 and 2023 Facebook Fundraisers
Giving Tuesday 2021-2023 Facebook Fundraisers
Michael Freccia
Gregory and Mary Alice Gillette
Drs. Tomás C. Hernández and Keith S. Reas
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
100 Women Who Care
Santa Fe Community Foundation COVID-19 Response Fund
William and Joyce Smith: The Vila Fund at Santa Fe Community Foundation
Western New Mexico University
Charlie and Leah Wilkins
Dean Yannias

SPONSOR ($1,000-$1,999)
Anonymous individual
James Ammerman and Anne Chognard
Elizabeth Baker** and Toby Pugh
Sue Schaefer Baum
Virginia and Ed Fultz
Garcia Automotive Group Endowment – Albuquerque Community Foundation
Hoffman-Bravy Charitable Foundation
Joyce Idema
Grayson and Jenifer Kirtland
Pamela Levin**
Nancy Maret and Tim Willson
Mike Middleton: lead gift for 2024 Indiegogo campaign
Gary and Mary Moses
Santa Fe Downtown Rotary Foundation
Judy Williams and Elliot Stern**

ADVOCATE ($750-$999)
John Adams
Keith K. Anderson and Barbara Lenssen
Patricia Henning** and Tony Lazzaro
Verne Q. Powell Flutes
Steve and Lois ✚ Rudnick
Arthur and Ann Weinstein

DONOR ($500-$749)
Anonymous Corporate Donor
Allan Affeldt** and Tina Mion
Elizabeth Auer
Charles G. Case II** and Pamela Culwell
John and Lanie Dickel
Ella Gayle Hamlin Foundation
Gale G. Hannigan
Joan and Jeffrey Less
Richard and Susan Lindeborg
Jean-Michel and Karla Rendu

PATRON ($250-$499)
Anonymous individual
Anonymous individual
Janice J. Arrott
John** and Barbara✚ Berkenfield
James** and Diane Bonnell
Meg Bowles, Richard and Hannah Price
Dwight and Launa Cramer
Sreeram and Nancy Dhurjaty
Judith Diamond and Charles Angevine
Bette Evans and Mike Makoid
John and Margaret Geffroy
Robert Glick** and Jacquelyn Helin
Robert Hohlfelder
Paul and Diane Isaacson
David Johnson and Sheila Conneen
Edwina Lieb
The Reverend Hampton Mabry ✚ and Cha Foxhall
Enrique and Ruth Ortega
Marianne Reuter
Marco and Helen Rizzo
Buddy and Irene Roybal
Hassan and Caralu Salam
Santa Fe Area Home Builders Association
Martha and Ken Simonsen*
Solon Snider Sway and Emma Sway
Rachel Wixom**

SUPPORTER ($100-$249)
Anonymous individual
Anonymous individual
Anonymous individual
Janice J. Arrott
Bob Attiyeh
Adele Caruthers
Barbara Chatterjee
Mary Cummings
Daniel and Luann Dehlinger
Judith Diamond and Charles Angevine
Emily Drabanski
Anne Dwyer
Barbara Fields
Leila Hall
Steve and Rebecca Howard
Chase and Christine Keightley
Regina Klapper
Kenneth Knight and Richard Morehead
Deniece Korzekwa
Cynthia Lawrence
Donald Levering
Ruth Linton
Bob MacPherson
Bonnie McClain
Jean A. McCray
Marguerite McGregor
Janet and Charles McMillan
Esther Moses**
Liesl Odenweller
Charles H. Palmer
Alexis Perry-Holby
David G. Ponder**
Marianne Reuter
James S. Rubin and Carolyn Eason
Barbara J. Rugg
Vicki Schaevitz
John Serkin and Catherine Kurland
Dr. Peter and Jody Spalding
John and Cindi Stetson
Robert Swedberg
Roy and Enid Tidwell
Camille Tierney
Howard and Cynthia Turner
Ken Tutunjian
John Voorhees
Beth and Tim Wallace
Mary Ann Watjen
Vernon Yenne
Norman and Barbara Yoffee

FRIEND ($25-$99)

Carla Auld
Joan Bearzi
Gwyneth Bertocki
Gerard Bradley
Edith Brown
Lydell Brown
Katherine Chilton
Susan Christensen
Brian Corbishley
Wayne Darnell and Susan Johnson
Mindy and Charles DeMott
Tracy Kane Doyle
Mary Drexler
Nancy Dunn
Laura Fallon
Jesse Finkelstein and Mary Standfield Bradley
Barbara Fix
Christopher Gibson
Alan Gilmore
Thomas Goodrich
Elssa Green
Paul and Kathleen Guiles
Ken Hare
Steven Hecht
John Hoopes
Brian and Anne Huysman
Davida Kagen
Bo Keppel
George Kopp
Lynn Lee
Raymond B. Lyon
Jane S. MacNeil
Sheila Maloney Shotzberger
Curtis Mark
Linda Marks
Ann Mauzy
Sharon McCawley
Ann-Marie McKelvey
Chase Navarre
Marie Newsom
Bob Norris
Sue Patchell and Brett Hamilton
Vicky Pavlis
David Perlowin✚ and Paula Scarpellino
Chantal Quincy
Gail Robertson
Wendy Rolfe
Patrick J. Russell and Tee M. Boursaw
Gail P. Samota and Hall A. Acuff
Mary Helen Schaubhuth
Elena Sopoci
Jane Evans Varner
Andy Vincent
Matt Winegartner
Cynthia Wooley
T. Spencer Wright
Mona Zeftel

Aaron Alter**
Camille Avellano
Janet Bratton
Barbara Cohen
Tracy Doyle
Aimee Fincher
Alan Gilmore
Linda Marianiello**
Bob Norris
Patrick Pickering
Elena Sopoci
Jane Evans Varner
Andy Vincent
Tim Willson and Nancy Maret
Cynthia Wooley

Allan Affeldt
The Archdiocese of Santa Fe
James Bonnell, Madden Hosea & Associates**
Lisa Buckley*
Barbara Chatterjee*
Fitzhugh Cline*
Donna Eagles*
Nanette Ely-Davies
Bette Evans*
Jo Fisher*
Michael Freccia
Gregory Gillette
Robert Glick**
Alex Hanna / Invisible City Designs
Tomás C. Hernández
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**
Peter G. Merrill**
Modern Elder Academy
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!

Ensuring the Future of NMPAS! 

We would be honored if you include NMPAS in your will or estate plans.

You can leave a gift in your will or revocable trust choosing a specific amount or a percentage of your estate. Below is an example of language you may use in your estate plan:

I give [indicate a dollar amount or a specific % of the remainder of your estate or Trust] to New Mexico Performing Arts Society, a non-profit corporation founded in New Mexico, currently located at 7038 Camino rojo, Santa Fe, NM 87507 Tax ID# 45-3733690

Feel free to consult your tax advisor, attorney or other professional advisors for bequest language tailored to your individual situation and objectives.

Appreciated Securities of Retirement Plan assets
When you transfer appreciated securities or other retirement plan assets directly to our investment account, you benefit and so do we.

We have an account in TD Ameritrade that makes it extremely convenient for you to donate appreciated stock to NMPAS without paying taxes. Please contact Linda Marianiello at or 505-474-4513 if you’d like to arrange a stock transfer.

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

Century Bank

El Rancho de Las Golondrinas
Inn of the Governors
Santa Fe Institute
Santa Fe Reporter
Total Wine & More

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