Annual Fund – Individual Support

The Dayton Live Annual Fund is your opportunity to make an immediate impact in our community as the region’s home for arts, culture and entertainment. Our impact is your impact!

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Mike Rogers

Chief Development Officer
mike.rogers@daytonlive.org
937-228-7591, ext. 3028

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Andrew Baker

Manager – Development
andrew.baker@daytonlive.org
937-228-7591, ext. 3018

Donate via mail:
Dayton Live
Attn: Development
138 North Main Street
Dayton, Ohio 45402

A performer stands on stage in front of a full house at the Schuster Center

President’s Circle Donors

Impresario

($10,000+)

Anonymous
Margaret E. Baird
Charles D. Berry Foundation
Donald M. and Dorothea Hunt Spindler Endowment Fund
Kate and Steve Hone*
Heni Koeningsberg
Pamela Lambert
Linda Black-Kurek Family Foundation
Bill and Jackie Lockwood Foundation*
Lou and Steve Mason**
Elise Monnin
The Jesse and Caryl Philips Foundation
Rick and Jane Schwartz**
Diane Tobey*
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Welin**
Christopher and Jamie Wyse
David Wyse**
The Wyse Family Foundation*
Everett C. and Margie Mack Yowell Endowment Fund

Director

($5,000-$7,499)

Dayton Dragons
Bob and Betty Fritschie
Ruth I. and Henry H. Hoefer, Sr. Memorial Fund**
Thomas and Sharon Skelley
Betsy B. Whitney**

Playwright

($2,500-$4,999)

Tom and Babs Bettcher*
John and Beth Ey**
Lance and Laura Fletcher
WM. Minott Gaillard*
Mr. Brian Gleason and Mrs. Vickie Gleason
Janet and Don Grieshop**
Drs. Kirby and Rita Heritage**
Hieronymus Family Fund*
James Longley**
Wendy and Vince Lewis*
Mr. and Mrs. William J. Marker
Dale and Karen Medford**
John and Anna Monnett*
Ken and Nancy Quinter
Dominick and Peg Rinaldi**
Martha and Mark Shaker**
Bill and Kelly Stone
Bonney and Chris Walther

Star

($1,500-$2,499)

Gary and Rachel Auman*
Lois and Don Bigler
Claudia and Charles Cornett
Bob and Donna Duplain*
Digital Fringe
Martha Gardner
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J Gaudion
Sammye Harrison
Larry and Susan Hodapp**
Kevin and Sandra Hyde
Drs. Robert and Lynn Jensen*
Chris Jones
David London and Kim Dinsmore*
Eric and Lela Marcus
Robert L. Mitsch
Ed and Fran O’Shaughnessy**
Mrs. Jim Patton**
Diane and Bill Schaff
Rich and Jackie Siefring*
Norman and Rita Weissman and Family**
James and Sandra Wall*
Toni and Bill Winger
Robert, Melissa, and Michaela Young**


Patron Level Donors

Stage Manager

($500 and $1,499)

Mr. Robert Akins
Shirley Ark*
Brenda D. Arnett**
Patrick and Karen Bachelder
Linda M. Baker
Sharyn and Gary Bambauer
Dwight and Marsha Bartlett*
Joe and Maryann Bausman**
Margaret Beach
Mike and Ginny Beamish
Robert J. Belisle
Martha L. Bell**
Bernard and Carole Rabinowitz Philanthropic Fund of the Jewish Federation**
Boeing Company
Jim and Beverly Broestl*
Mr. Frank Brooks
John and Carol Bucklew*
Cal and Nancy Busch*
Dr. Michael and Connie Jo Caccamo
Larry and Donna Campbell
Dr. David and Amy Carter**
Anastasia M. Christopher**
Richard Considine*
Edmund Cordray and Leslie Hyll
Rob and Sandy Cornell*
Richard and Rebecca Courtney*
Greggory and Linda Cross
Robert and Donna Miles Curry*
Jackie Darnell
Erin Davis*
Helen and Rocky Demers
Ms. Rosario Demers
Paul and Jacqueline DePalma
Barbara and William Devenzio
Jane A. Dunwoodie
Rhonda S. Elifritz-Rix
David and Kathleen Elliott**
Emerson Electric Company
Laura Enzbrenner and Bob Eling
Dr. Lynn Farney
Greg and Frank Fasano
Richard E. Feldmann**
Walt and Laurie and Fenstermacher*
James and Leatha Ferncez*
Joseph Flanagan
John and Julia Frantz
Lt. Col. Ret. and Mrs. Daniel P. French
Dr. Robert R. and Beverley Gardner**
James and Patricia Gay
S. Bradley Gillaugh**
Lynn and David Goldenberg
Dr. Anuj Goyal
Susan and Joe Gruenberg**
Kamna Gupta
Jonathan Hale
Bruce and Mayumi Hall*
Dennis and Denise Hall*
Ms. Lisa Hanauer and Sue Spiegel
Tom and Sarah Haydon**
Karen and Gene Henninger
Robert Heuman
Harry and Zoe Hittner**
Keith and Claire Hoffman
Aaron and Amy Huesman
Ms. Lisa R. Japs*
The Juhascik Family
Gail Pearce Staley and Steven K. Staley*
Michael A. Kerr
Mr. Larry Klaben
Michael and Judith Kreutzer
Karen Kronback
Daniel Lacey
Bryan and Stephanie LaPlant
Albert and Fern Leland*
Dick and Catherine LeSourd**
Tim and Ellen Love
Stan and Louise Maher*
Monie and George Malacos
Christy and Michael Manchester
Joseph and Joyce Matsko
Roger and Carol McClure*
Ron McCray**
Kevin and Mary McDonald**
David and Jamie McGillivary
John and Kathleen McKeon*
Nanci and Luther McMaken*
Travis and Shannon Michalak
Carol Ann Miller
John Miltenberger
Glenn and Wyona Mitchell*
Annette Nathan
Mary Lynn Naughton
Shaun and Susan Nicholson*
Charles & Michelle R. Norman
Cheri and Rick Ohmer
Dr. Robert and Beverly Orosz**
Linda Orr*
Mrs. Cheryl Page
Ronald Dean Patrick**
Judy Payne*
John Pfeiffer
Sandi Pfennig*
Col. and Mrs. Wayne C. Pittman, Jr.
Ken and Marianne Pugar*
Ed and Susan Purvis*
Amy Radachi and Tom Maher
Michael Rarick & Pam Taiclet
Eric Rice
Jean and Ron Rockafellow**
Claudia Rocklin
Leroy and Linda Roth
Colleen Ryan
Jonathan and Bambi Saxe*
Alan and Beth Schaeffer**
Col. Lee Schatzley and Carol Graff**
Debra J. Serie
Edward l. Shank
Jim and Holly Shields
Dr. Daviid F. and Mrs. Sikora
Thomas and Roberta Smigel*
Richard Smythe
Brad and Tina Snider
William and Nancy Stahl*
Sue and Brian Stevens*
Rick and Tawnya Stover
Ty and Polly Sutton
Ron and Pam Tritsch*
Marla M. Vichich**
Nancy and Rick Vogel**
Paul and Susanne Weaver**
Don Webb
Dr. and Mrs. D. Weeks, II
Ms. Peg Weller
Tony and Karen Wendeln*
Mark and Kim White
Mikki White
Dr. and Mrs. William C. M. Wilson*
Thomas and Debra Winstel
Ann and Don Wolf
Walt and Marcia Wood*
Susan and Randy Woods*
David and Sarah Wrazen
Ray Wylam*
Carol Yegerlehner**

Artist

($100-$499)

Helen Abramovitz**,***
Mark Aldrich
Mrs. Kathryn Allen
Thomas and Lisa Alvetro-Rossman
Mr. Chris Anderson
Laura and Dave Avdakov
Daniel Azbill
Carol Baer
Eric and Jill Bailey*
Ken and Judy Bailey*
William and Marilee Baird**
Glenn Baker
Richard Baker
Barlow Family
Doug and Ginny Baughman
Ann and Skip Becker
Larry Beddies
Dr. Marc Belcastro*
Ms. Helen Bell
Amanda Belt
Michele Bendik
Benevity Community Impact Fund
Susan Berg
Maria and Dave Berry
Peter Bertolini
Joyanna Blake
Nelda Blake
Barbara Blauman
Dr. John K. Boedigheimer*
Meghan Boesch
Sue Borchers*
Mark Bowers*
John and Brendajo Bowling
Daryl Boyd
Linda and Steve Bracken
Eric and Tanya Brand
Mr. Drew Brazie
Peter and Linda Breidenbach
Dr. and Mrs. James E. Breisch
Heather M Brooks
Jeffrey E and Jacqueline Brumfield
Mr. and Mrs. Carl and Karla Brun
Larry Brun
David Bruno and Margaret K. Conditt
Bonnie Buddendeck
Robert and Ellen Campbell
Jeanne Carlson
Glen and Lynn Carr
Susan Chase
Donna Christman
Bruce and Charla Clapp
John and India Clarke
Donna Coleman
Dr. Florence Coleman
Jennifer Conley
Sue Connon
Therese A Corley
Ms. Lizabeth Cox
Mr. and Mrs. K. Michael Crumley
Dr. Cass Cullis
Debra Curtis
Karen Dabbelt
Richard and Brynne Dailey*
Mr. Larry Dale
Bryan and Susan Daly
Janice and Ralph Daniels*
Ms. Saundra Delaura
Teresa Demana
Dr. David DeSantis*
John and Lynne Dorn
Beatrice Downey
Brittany Drayton
John and Kathy Dunn
Doug and Teresa Ebersole
Susan and Louis A. Eckert**
Michael D Edmiston
Tony and Cindy Edwards
Dr. Lowell C Eicher
Melvin and Sondra Elliott*
Nila Elsass
Richard L. Emrick and Maria Rivera
Mr. Frank Enscoe
Ms. Carol Erwine
Robyn and Norm Essman
Lee Falke
Amy Fehringer
Allan and Mary Kay Feller
Eileen Ferree
Kamala Ferris
Christine Findlay
Mr. Theodore Fink
Mr. John Flach
Mrs. C. Elaine Flynn
Mr. Robert Forbes Jr
Rebecca Forrest and Virgil Sweeden
Mr. Frank Samuel Fox
William Frapwell
Scott and Beth Fraser
Betsy Friedlander
Dorothy Friesenborg
Gary and Deborah Froelich
Cindy Pretekin and Jeff Froelich
Jack Fuurl
Jimmy Gale
Maria Renee Gallenstein
Amanda Korpanty
Gershow Family Fund*
Mr. Randy and Pam Gilbert
Tena Gillespie
Lt. Col. (Ret) Michael Goldstein
David W Goltz
Barbara and James Gorman*
William Gorman
Mr. and Mrs. John F. Grady
Jeff and Susan Graham
Mr. Robert Grandfield
Martha R. and Everett L. Gray Fund
Thomas and Janice Gray
Peter S. and Carol Corr Greis
Virginia Griffith
Tammy Grigsby
Dennis and Connie Grosjean
Paul and Kathi Gruner
Bill and Sandy Gunlock
Jigna Haack
Dan and Doris Hall
Sharon A Hall
Jason Hamen
Michael Hamm
Mr. David Handlir
Debbie and John Hanna
Robert Hanna
Mr. and Mrs. R. Stephan Harman
Charlotte Harris
Mr. Scott Harris
Scott and Janice Harshman
Lorraine K. Hart
David and Hascher
Mr. and Mrs. Martin Haskell
Derrell Bernard Hauser Jr
Eric Heigel
Dr. Ronald Helms
Steven Philip Helterbrant
Dana Herbst
Rena Herzer
Tara Hessert
Ryan A Hester
Gary Long and Lynne Hickman-Long
David Higgins
Charles E. Hilgeman, Jr.
Jane Hindenlang
Greg and Mindy Hoffbauer**
Eric Holdaway
Joseph and Barbara Hollander
Cynthia Holley
Eric Holterman
Mrs. Luanne Holzapfel
Mr. Tom Holzapfel
Cheryl Housley
Peter Howe*
Bruce Howorth
Merilace Huff
Chase Alexander Hurst
John and Debbie Hussmann
James Hyson
Jeffrey Indalecio
June Isaacs
John and Kathy Jahoda*
John Jauch
Amy Jernigan
Sabrina Jewell
Sarah and Kevin Keefe
Laura Kemper
Sandra Kershner
Andrew R Khavari
Janine Kinnison
Wendy Kline*
Leeann M. Kneubuehl
Buddy and Donna LaChance
Jim and Mary Lou Lacy
Lynda LaFleur
Robert Lafontaine
John and Pat Landen
Dell Larned
Kathleen Lauri-Lewis
Amy Lavey
Mr. Alvin Lee
Joyce Ann Leedom
Dr. Gary L. Leroy
Mr. Scott Ley
Mr. Constantine Liakakos
Scott and Ann Liberman**
Matthew Linaberry
Carolyn and Ray Lindemann*
Lee Lindsay
Vicki and Gordon Little
Christopher Lynn
Jesse Lynn
Hugh and Marygena Lynn
Nancy Madden
Mr. Douglas Magill
Sara Maham
Julie Malone
Ms. Diann Manning
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Mansfield
Kristi Marcum
Barbara N. Markley
Michael J. Markus, M.D.
Bruce and Ann Martino*
Ms. Barbara Masquelier
Bernard Matley
Christopher May
Dr. Connie McCarroll
Col. and Mrs. Jack E. McCormick (Ret.)*
Kevin and Debbie McCoy
Dr. and Mrs. Robert J. McDevitt
Stewart Mcginnis
George and Kathryn McGowan
Janet and Michael McGrath
Dr. Tim McIntire
Michael McQuiston
Jeremy McWilliams
Janet Meckley
Shirley Mell
David and Janet Merrelli*
Mark Merrifield
Rosie and Clif Miller
Ms. Linda Miller
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Minnich
Mary Mohn
Laurie L. Moore
Robert Moore
Robert and Marge Mott
Carolyn Mueller
Mark and Carrie Mueller
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Murphy
Dorothy Murray
Mr. Gary Nayh
Jeremy Nelson
Mr. Jonah Nelson
Larry Nicholas
Don Niece
Juli Nimitz
Susan Henry and Perry Nystrom
Donald O’Connor
Kay Ollech
Jill O’Rear*
Ron and Sue O’Rear*
Mark and Debra Owens
Mark Oxman
Stephanie A Palmer
Mr. Jason Parker
Jim and Debbie Penikas
Kevin and Jane Busarow
Julieanne Phillips
David and Lisa Pierce
Mr. and Mrs. Mark Pinti*
C. Pipenger
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Plunkett
Dr. and Mrs. Ted Pope
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin A. Pottenger
Tom and Karen Presdorf
William Price
Timothy Priddy
Natalie Pugar
Jane A. Rahn
Edward and Mary Ray Smith*
Ron and Lori Reazin
Ruth Reeve
Lori Reimer
Mr. Timothy Rice
Patricia A. Riley
Jane Santamaria
Roger and Rizzardi
James and Yvonne Roads
David Roddy
Mr. Glenn H. Rodgers
Leslie Messmore
Tami Roll
Mrs. Phyllis Roller
Debra Root
Vivian Rosenberg
David Rothschild*
Jeanette Rowland
Scott and Jayne Rowlett
Gwendolyn Schmidt
Christopher Schneider
Theresa and Mark Schneider
David and C.J. Schoeff
Tim Schoonover
Herb and Maryanne Schutte
Jerome Scott
Susan M. Semler
Bill and Susan Serr
Joanne Shanske
John and Carol Sheehan
Dowds Richardson
Randy and Shelly Shellabarger
Betsy and Mike Shepard
Mark and Julie Shepard
Steven and Ann Sherbet
Ms. Sheryl M. Shroyer
Sarah Sillin
Kathleen Simpkins
Ann Smith
Ms. Carolyn Smith and Curt Nelson
Deborah Smith
Gregory Smith
Mr. Rick L. Smith
Darrell and Rochelle Southard
Robin Spiller and Valerie Kapp
Tom and Debbie Spitler
Ryan Stacy
Brian and Carol Stadler
Amy Stamper
Mark and Janet Stange
Steve Steinman
Ms. Carole Stephens
Ms. Sally Sterzer
Paul Stoffregen
Ms. Jamalee Stone
Jeff Stone
Barbara and Kim Stormer
Phil and Karen
Gary Streby
Elizabeth and Lynn Stryker
John Stump
Stephen and Renee Stumpfl
Julie Susey
Dean and Sherri Sutter
Synchrony Financial
Laura Szucs
Ms. Jackie Thase
Mr. James R. Thomeczek
Lorie Thornberry
Mr. Michael Timpone
Paul Tinker
Bob and Ruth Tobias**
Mel Tolle
Barbara Lynn Trick**
David Triwush
Crystal Van Hoose
Sarah Van Nostrand
Jonathan Velasco
Mr. and Mrs. John Venis*
Sherri and Darrell Vincent
Peter and Ellen Vogel
Sarah Voigtman
Douglas Voisard
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Von Gruenigen
Gregory and Deborah Waddell*
Laura Waddell
Joy J. Wahl
Linda Walter
Jenice Watts
Mr. James E. Waugh
Ashley Wellman
Mr. and Mrs. Mike Wellman
Hewett and Amelia Wells
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Welsh*
Florence Wenning
Marsha Arnold
Darden and Debbie Whitaker*
Roger and Nancy Wickert
Katherine Wiedeman
Ms. Terry Wiegel
Mike and Louise Wier
Beverly Williams
Ritva Williamson and Milton Nathan
Ken Willis
Niels and Mary Winther
Joe and Cindy Woerner
Mr. and Mrs. Duane Wolf
Mr. Thomas Wolf
William Wolf
Thomas and Deborah Hoying*
Lynn Wood
Walt and Marcia Wood
Brian and Sandra Woodruff
Chris and Bethany Woods
Lori Young
Courtney Zartman
Joseph Zurawka
Mike Zywien




* 10-year Luminary Donor ** 25-Year Luminary Donor *** Deceased