1853 Society of Lifetime Giving

GEORGE BRYANT BOWMAN FOUNDERS CIRCLE

Lifetime cumulative giving of $1M or more.

Betsy Bardsley †
Margaret Mead Beebe ’34 †
Leo Beranek ’36 † & Gabriella Beranek
Archie Carter ’33 † & Marie Fletcher Carter, Honorary Alumna †
Ralph (Chris) Christoffersen ’59 and Barbara Christoffersen
Betty Geer Dillon ’45 †
Lawrence Dorr ’63 & Marilyn Dorr
Neil Eckles ’62 & Susan Eckles
Ronald Fleming ’32 † & Winifred Plumb Fleming ’33 †
The Ford Foundation
Fred B. Gilbert, Class of 1913 †
Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
The Hall-Perrine Foundation
Henry Luce Foundation Inc.
Robert Hill Jr. ’47 † & Dorris Board Hill ’43 †
Iowa College Foundation
Iowa Conference of The United Methodist Church
Thomas Jarom ’66
Rodger L. Johnston ’38 †
John K. Lively ’55 †
Peter Paul Luce, Honorary Alumnus †
Campbell McConnell ’50 † & Marilyn McConnell, Honorary Alumna †
John D. McGrane ’73 & Martha Benson McGrane ’73
James B. McWethy ’65 & Susan McWethy
Edna Nelson Rathman ’27 †
James R. Russell †
Jean Russell ’65 & Bob Childers, Honorary Alumnus †
Jerry Ringer ’59 & Carole Ringer, Honorary Alumna
Mary Bowman Seidler ’61 & Stanley Seidler
Sherman Shaffer, Class of 1922 † & Vera Phelps Shaffer, Class of 1922 †
Richard Small ’50 & Norma Small, Honorary Alumna
John Smith ’71 & Dyan Smith, Honorary Alumna
Jon Stark ’52 & Terry Stark
Sheryl Atkinson Stoll ’70 & William F. Stoll, Honorary Alumnus
John T. Strawn ’61 †
Douglas Swanson ’60 & Suzanne Swanson
Lee and Dorothy Whitson †
Richard Williams ’63 & Marlene Williams, Honorary Alumna
Dorothy Custer Wolf, Class of 1917 †
Charles Youngker ’42 † & Virginia Bolton Youngker ’43 †
Henry Zamora, Class of ’33 †

 

WILLIAM FLETCHER KING CIRCLE

Lifetime cumulative giving of $500,000-$999,999

Thomas H. Adams ’63 & Nancy Kleihauer Adams ’64
Alta Anderson Bailey, Class of 1915 †
E. Maynard Beal ’52 † & Jean Tapp Beal ’52 †
Richard Brubaker ’55 & Beth Johnson Brubaker ’61
Peter Bryant, Honorary Alumnus & JoAnn Bryant
John R. Coulson, Class of 1922 † & Merle Miller Coulson, Honorary Alumna†
Thomas Cox ’52 & Maureen McDermott Cox ’52
Helen A. Danforth ’42 †
Gilbert Drendel Jr. ’58 & Carol Drendel, Honorary Alumna
Thomas Durham ’77 & Martha Hemenway Durham ’78
Gardner and Florence Call Cowles Foundation Inc.
John D. Irwin ’54 †
Gary Jorgensen ’60 & Judy Hesler Jorgensen ’60
Margaret Keyes ’39 †
Russell W. Landis ’26 † & Ruth Holt Landis ’27 †
Erma L. Lincoln ’40 †
James W. McCutcheon ’25 † & Ruth McCutcheon, Honorary Alumna †
Mount Vernon Bank & Trust Company
National Endowment for the Humanities
Dean Riesen ’79 & Barbara (Bambi) Hull Riesen ’82
Sodexo
Elsie Beard Studer ’42 †
Surdna Foundation Inc.
Bernard Van Etten ’26 † & Winifred Mayne Van Etten ’25 †
The Wesley and Irene Mansfield Foundation
Merle S. West, Class of 1909 †
C. Berlynn Morrison Woodke ’33 †

 

BENEFACTORS CIRCLE

Lifetime cumulative giving of $100,000-$499,999. No new memberships are available at this level.

Merlin Ackerson ’54 † and Helen Irish Ackerson ’54
John Bickel ’66 & Mary Ellen Bickel
Richard H. Blass ’50 †
Glenn Bostrom ’37 †
Harlan T. Broadston ’27 †
James Brown ’68 & Gretchen Brown
Stephen Buck ’79 & Susan Perry Buck ’79
Florence Buthweg ’27 † & Harold Buthweg
Paul Morris Clayton ’35 †
John Mark Dean ’58 & Robin Dean
Leslie Garner Jr. & Katrina Garner, Honorary Alumni
Lois Bigger Gehring ’47
Edward Glassmeyer, Honorary Alumnus † & Martha Moody Glassmeyer ’72
David Klaus ’67
Donald Lindell ’55 † & Barbara Libby Lindell ’56
Kathleen Adams Meyer ’67 & Kendall Meyer ’65 †
Blaine Shaum ’69 & Melani Shaum
Robert Slater ’60 & Dixie Krantz Slater ’64
H. Lee Swanson ’60 & Jacqui Swanson, Honorary Alumna
Keith Thayer ’51 † & Nancy Delahooke Thayer ’52
Charles Warden ’41 † & Ruth Ohlsen Warden ’41 †

†  Individual is deceased.
Updated 1/23/2020