Wesleyan Society Honor Roll

The Wesleyan Society recognizes donors who have made gifts to The Excellence Fund at Virginia Wesleyan University. The Excellence Fund provides our students with every experience that makes a liberal arts education at Virginia Wesleyan valuable and unique, including annual scholarships, academic initiatives, library and technology resources, student life and athletic programs. Membership in the Wesleyan Society is available at many levels.

If you wish to have your name removed or to be listed anonymously, please contact Lori Harris, Executive Director of Annual Giving and Alumni Relations, at excellencefund@vwc.edu.

Gifts made July 1, 2016 – June 30, 2017

Bell Tower ($50,000 +)

  • Jane P. Batten H’06
  • Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation
  • Virginia Conference of the United Methodist Church
  • Virginia Foundation for Independent Colleges

Founder ($25,000 - $49,999)

  • David and Susan Goode
  • Vince and Suzanne Mastracco
  • D. Henry H’07 and Eleanor Watts

Chairman ($15,000- $24,999)

  • Charles and Elizabeth Bain Trust
  • George and Sue Birdsong/Birdsong Corporation
  • S. Frank Blocker, Jr.
  • Norfolk Southern Foundation
  • Louis and Prudence Ryan

Trustee ($10,000 - $14,999)

  • Charles D. and Mary A. Bauer Foundation
  • Deborah Butler
  • O.L. and Carol Everett
  • Dale and Gwen Foley
  • Wendell and Martha Franklin
    Hourigan Construction
  • David and Kay Kaufman
  • John F. Malbon
  • Rod and Cindy ’14 Rodriguez
  • Conrad M. and Anne B. Shumadine
  • Lee ’85 and Lara ’88 Stevenson
  • Joseph R. Thomas
  • George (Chip) Tsantes III ’83
  • VuBay Foundation

Director ($5,000 - $7,499)

  • Anonymous
  • Gary D. ’79 H’16 and Deborah L. Bonnewell
  • Michael Brewer and the Honorable Deborah M. Paxson ’75
  • Robert H. and Nancy T. DeFord
  • Delta Air Lines Foundation
  • Rob and Cindy Garver
  • John and Carol Lingo
  • Peter and Penny Meredith
  • Jon and Tracie Pruden
  • John and Elizabeth Trinder
  • United Methodist Foundation of Western Pennsylvania
  • Michael J. White ’81

Fellow ($3,000 - $4,999)

  • Dominion Foundation
  • Tom and Joan Lyons
  • Costas and Myrtle Maroulis Trust
  • Tim and Judy O’Rourke
  • Perry and Kristina Rempas/LPR of Virginia, LLC
  • Southern Bank

Scholar ($2,000 - $2,999)

  • ARAMARK
  • Macon F. and Joan P. H’10 Brock
  • Thomas C. and Betty Broyles
  • Alice A. Clarke
  • William H. George
  • Louis S. and Mary C. Haddad Foundation
  • David and Margaret Hamer
  • Larry and Mary Lou Hultgren
  • C. Henry and Jean Jones
  • Jones Printing Services, Inc.
  • KPMG
  • Oriana M. McKinnon
  • Robert and Mercedes McNutt
  • Scott and Annie Miller
  • Marie Nicolo ’96
  • Darrell and Claudine Patton
  • Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company
  • Rotary Club of Cape Henry
  • William ’70 and Sally Shelhorse
  • Charla Lee Smith-Worley ’72
  • William Spain III ’79
  • Robert Sutherland
  • Bruce and Jennifer Vaughan
  • Martha Jo Wilson
  • Barbara Parramore Wool ’83

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

  • Hawes ’73 and Karen Adams
  • The Estate of C. Brantley Allen ’78
  • Julie R. Anderson ’96
  • J. Tim Bailey ’83
  • Clay H. Barr
  • Howard ’82 and Pamela ’83 Bartner
  • Linda W. Byrd ’71
  • Carson and Trudy Carroll
  • Robert and Marilyn Casey
  • Thomas Coleman ’01
  • Community Transportation Association of Virginia
  • Reginald Corinaldi and Angela Mercer
  • Aris and Jacqueline Delianides
  • Department of Motor Vehicles
  • R.C. Dickerson Family Fund of the Hampton Roads Community Foundation
  • Jim and Katheryn Driscoll
  • J. Rodney Duckworth ’94
  • Loran and Joyce Easter
  • Betty Harmon Edwards
  • David Egner
  • Jesse ’72 and Mary Fanshaw
  • J. Michael Galway
  • J. Samuel Glasscock
  • Virginia Gray-Backus*
  • Jane Gresham
  • Peter and Laura Griffin
  • Katherine C. Hamilton ’85/W.C. Carpenter LLC
  • Joe ’94 and Lori ’94 Harris
  • Lynette Harris ’78
  • Kelly Jackson ’84
  • Jeff and Joan Kayser
  • Edwin C. Kellam, Jr. ’71
  • Tracy Keller ’04
  • Eric and Amy ’89 Klann
  • Robert and Carole Leitgeb
  • Harry and Calvert Lester
  • Tim ’91 and Jennifer Munford
  • Deborah Otis
  • Mike and Shannon Peters
  • Richard and Robin Ray
  • Gary Richardson/R.D. Lambert & Son, Inc.
  • Layne and Carol ’07 Rowland
  • Joe P. Ruddy ’83
  • Suzanne Savage
  • Charles Sullivan ’80
  • David ’73 and Maureen Sutherland
  • Ron Swan ’77
  • Karen L. Thomas ’88
  • Ken and Larissa Trinder
  • Hector and Keisha Vasquez
  • Wayne Wilbanks/Wilbanks Smith & Thomas
  • Bill ’82 and Karla Williard
  • Martin ’71 and Jane ’70 Yocum

Partner ($750 - $999)

  • Robert E. Anderson ’72
  • Alan and Candie Brown
  • Tom and Marian Fletcher
  • The Estate of Margaret A. Foreman
  • G & W Gifts and Awards
  • William A. Miller ’09
  • John and Karen Winslow

Member ($500 - $749)

  • Anonymous
  • Clara Basnight ’72
  • Sandi S. Billy
  • James M. Boyd ’84
  • Nancy Brickell
  • Melissa Burroughs ’86
  • Jeb and Beth ’98 Clarke
  • Cecilio R. Coleman ’96
  • Bobby ’90 and Julie Collenberg
  • Robert and Pamela Collenberg
  • Spencer and Debbie Combos
  • Leslie C. Davis ’78
  • Joseph and Colleen DelPo
  • Jim T. and Jane K. Eilertsen
  • Jaime and Hilda Esquivel
  • Gary and Jeanie FitzGibbon
  • Mort and M.E. Gamble
  • P.J. and Michelle ’93 Gates
  • Robert W. Gillikin II ’02
  • Rodney Glover and Linda Thomas-Glover
  • Cesar and Trisha Gonzales
  • Glynn ’82 and Sheryl Goodrich
  • Susie Grampp
  • Billy and Fann Greer
  • William T. Greer III
  • Ronald and Martha Hardman
  • John and Myrtle Hatcher
  • Chester Hatstat and Nancy Ryant
  • John ’99 and Cynthia ’99 Hellein
  • Larry Horvath and Dell Young '74
  • Hank and Joyce Howell
  • Gary and Sunee Jahn
  • Chris and Jenny Kasmin
  • John and Carla Kingsbury
  • Andrew and Julie ’82 Kissell
  • Carol A. Konze ’99
  • Jean Jenkins ’89
  • Donald and Vicki Lehner
  • Michael and Cheryl Lepore
  • D. Barry Lipscomb
  • Bill and Marla Magner
  • Nicholas and Judy Maravich
  • Daniel A. Mason ’88
  • Dufferin and Gina McConnell
  • Wayne and Mavis ’11 McKenley
  • Tom and Susan Mercer
  • Keith Moore
  • John and Pollie W. Morison ’89
  • Rona Nakamoto
  • Robert Nusbaum and Linda Laibstin
  • John B. Peters
  • Laurie Regelbrugge
  • Joanne Renn
  • David and Karen Rice
  • William and Lynn Ruehlmann
  • Bryan and Laura Russo
  • Isabelle Shannon-Hallam
  • Katherine Shea-Sword ’99
  • Lucinda ’01 and Wirt Shinault
  • Ed and Jean Snyder
  • Gilda Solomon
  • Jeff and Laurie Stredler
  • Verizon Foundation
  • Ralph and Sheila ’94 Vigenski
  • David W. Waggoner
  • Craig Wansink
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Terry and Charlotte Wilkins
  • Thomas and Kathy Willson
  • Councilman Barclay Winn/Winn Nursery of Virginia
  • Wesley and Elise Wright
  • Tiffin ’13 and Midge Zimmerman