Honor Roll

Individual Honor Roll

We are grateful to the following donors whose commitment and generosity make the music and the education possible through gifts to the Annual Fund, Orchestra Iowa School and Orchestra Iowa Foundation. We would also like to thank the many donors of less than $100 whose gifts are vital to the Orchestra’s continued success.

This list reflects Honor Roll contributions received through July 16, 2024

*Posthumous Recognition
**Funds of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation
^Orchestra Iowa Board Member
^^Orchestra Iowa Foundation Board Member

Distinguished Benefactor ($45,000+)

Leland^ ^^ and Peggy Smithson**
William* and Julianne Thomas
Myron^^ and Esther* Wilson

Symphony Circle ($30,000-$44,999)

Joseph M. Kacena Fund**

Founder’s Circle ($15,000-$29,999)

Gene Belz
William P. and Gayle S. Whipple Fund* **

Chairman’s Circle ($10,000-$14,999)

Ms. Janet D. Blackledge^
The Jared* and Carol^^ Hills Foundation
David and Ann Lawrence
David Maier and Matthew McGrane
Mary S. Taylor
Stephen^ ^^ and Victoria West

Conductor’s Circle ($5,000-$9,999)

Bruce and Janis Altorfer
Greg and Teresa Barnett
David and Kay Basler
Rad and Joyce^ ^^ Finch
Dr.^ and Mrs. Matthew Gray
Tim^ ^^ and Jill Hankewich
Phil and Kathy Jasper
Peter and Ingrid Kolln**
Kate and Dick^ ^^ Minette
Jeff^ and Kris Nielsen
David and Carolyn Oliver
David and Mary Jo Rater
Jack Roland Family* **
Zwerling/Sprince Family Foundation
Mel and Diane Sunshine
Peter and Susan Tilly

Artist’s Circle ($3,000-$4,999)

John and Stephanie Ballard
Linda Barnes^ ^^
John^^ and Mary Ellen Bickel**
Bloomhall Family Fund**
Karen and John Brandt
Dr. Tony Colby
Len and Marlene Hadley
Edna Herbst Fund* **
Dennis^ and Karen Kral
Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Kucera
Drs. Frank and Jill Morriss
Mr. Douglas Sokol
Joanne Hendricks and Donald Stamy
Dr.^^ and Mrs. James J. Stickley
Candace Wong

Opus Circle ($1,000-$2,999)

Roger and Dixie Allen
Brian and Laura Azelborn
Tyler and Aubrey^ Balkman
Anna^ and Jim Barker
James and Sue Becker
James Beranek
Peter F. Bezanson Fund* **
Michael and Gail Bricker
Dan Bryant and Barbara Hames-Bryant
Peter and JoAnn Bryant
Cam & Kathy Campbell
Thomas and Patrice Carroll
Tim^^ and Janice Charles
Ivan* and Mary Bess Chester
Peter & Kelley^ Cole
James and Syndy M. Conger
J L Cox Jr Foundation
Cyndy Crider
William Davis and Kathryn Franzenburg
Betty Debban**
Kathleen Donnelly
Sharon Garton
Mr. Andy Giller
May G. Gortner Charitable Trust
James and Amy Gregory
Pat^ ^^ and Kevin Hanick
Cheryl Harp
Carl and Jill Henrici Fund* **
Charlotte and William Hinson Family Foundation
Gary Hoech
Jim and Ann Hoffman**
Claire and Vernon Hudek Fund* **
Jill Jamieson and Jeff Ehrlich
Mark & Martha Jepsen
Lynn and Cathy^ Johnson
Diane and LeRoy* Karr
Robert F. and Janis L.* Kazimour
Barbara Knapp
Jean Koch
John & Brenda Kraemer
Keith and Cheryl Krewer
Bob and Fran Krzywicki
Miko Kominami & Eric Kutz
Thomas and Nancy Lackner
Mr. Eric Langston^ and Mr. Chris Newton
John and Karen^ Lewis
Mark and Corenne Liabo
Abbott B & Joan M Lipsky Fund*
Rick^ and Deanna Mallow
Neal Marple^ and Jane Rheem
Diane Dahl-McCoy and James McCoy
Dennis and Jean McMenimen
Barbara Beckholm Moore
Chris and Sally Olsen
Mary Palmberg
Naser and Catherine^ Payvandi
Thomas Peffer and Carroll Reasoner
John and Ann Persick
Mary Lou Peters
James F. Plumb Jr. and Jewel M. Plumb Fund**
Barbara Price^
Dr. Brian^ and Julie Privett**
James & Bonnie Raasch
Denny^ ^^ and Jan Redmond
Chip Reeves^
Dr. Ronald and Sue Reider
Lisa Rhatigan^
Mr. and Mrs. James Richardson
John M.* and Wilma Ann Wallin Sagers**
Mary and Franklin Scamman
Helmut and Mara Schrott
Margaret* and Tom Sears
Dr. Douglas and Patricia Sedlacek
Aaron and Lisa Shileny
Susan and Gary Streit
Eleanor Streletzky
Richard and Sandy^ Sublett
Dr. Robert* and Ann Swaney**
Larry and Barbara Taylor
Don and Mary Thompson**
Trachsel Foundation
Mr. and Mrs. Guy Trimble
Glenn and Audrey Van Roekel
Dennis and Luann Wangeman
Kurt^ and Jennifer Waskow
P. Brian and Deane Watters
Kevin Welu and Caitlin Hartman
Brian Westphalen
Dr. Jeffrey Westpheling^
Jody and Frank^ Wilson
R. Mark and Tracy Zimmerman

Partner ($300-$999)

Anonymous (3)
Tom Anderson
Jon and Debbie Bancks
Mr. Warren Boe
Alan and Terry Boyden
Robert and Vida Brenner
Elaine Brown
Scot Brown and Julie Lammers
Doug & Julie Busch
Annemarie Stark* and Don Buss
Larry Callaham
David and Lijun Chadima
Mary Chesebro
Steve T. and Kaye F. Christ
Martin Clancey
Dr. and Mrs. Bryan Clemons
Nancy Hill Cobb and Terry Trimpe
David and Paula Colton
Paul and Rosanne Congdon
Thomas & Joan Cook
Gary and Mary Crandall
Mr. and Mrs. David Crew
Margaret Dana
Bryan and Kris Davis**
Jean Donham
Richard and Mary Doyle
Paul and Tina DuBois
Jonathan and Jill Eisenberg
Ms. Susan Elliott-Bryan
Mr. Gerry Fairchild
James & Janet Federer
Les and Katrina Garner**
Dr. David and Susan Gehring
Mr. William Goeddel
Barbara Green
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Green
Don and Marj Grimm
Michael and Vicky Grover
Tim Hanna
Harmony School of Music
David and Susan Haupt
Ted and Tish Healey* **
Paul Hoffman and Gwen Kirsch
Walt and Nancy Horn
John and Sandra Hudson
Tony* and Suzanne Huebsch
Gingie Hunstad
Evan and Julie Hupp
G. Richard & Jacqueline R. Johnson
Mr. Truman Jordan
Ms. Deb Jurkowski
James & Kathy Keasler
Marilynn A. Keller
Jim and Connie Kennedy
Mr. Kent Kinsey
Donald Klingenberger and Kayt Conrad
David and Jillian Knutson
Roger R. and Mary K. Kolb
Robert and Sue Latham
Thea Leslie**
Ms. Doriene Loomis
John and Susan Loomis
Mr. Dale March
Tom and Marilyn Mark
James and Carolyn McAuliffe
Jane McCune
Greg McGivern
ML Folkedahl-Meehleder and Steve Meehleder
Tim and Kim Michels
Craig and Andrea Miller
Jim and Rose Marie Monagan
Barb and Ed Mumford
Mr. and Mrs. John Murphy
Mr. David Nelson
Kris Nunemaker
Michael O’Hara and Jane Engeldinger
Chris^ and Holly Overturf
Jerry and Marilyn Owen
Barbara and Philip Peterson
The Hall-Pitts Family Fund**
Doris and William Preucil
Corey Proctor
Joe and Sherry Pugh
Joe and Martha Rasmussen
Brent and Kathy Rickertsen
Kurt Rogahn
John and Monica Roltgen
John & Karen Roltgen
Jack and Trudi Rosazza
Carolyn Pigott Rosberg
Gerald Rose
Nathan Savin and Susan Enzle
Nancy J. Sereduck
Paul and Rebecca F. Shawver Fund* **
Ronald and Cindy Silver
Libby Slappey and Charles Crawley
John Smith and Deborah Gallagher
Terry and Gail Smith
James and Nancy* Spencer
Gisela Steffe
Mr.* and Mrs. Dennis Sutherland

Partner (continued)

Daniel H. and Kathleen J. Swift
Zalman and Karen Usiskin
Calvin and Linda Van Niewaal
Marie Kerbeshian and Bill Vincent
Victoria and Timothy Walch
Marianne Weiss
Paul Weller and Sara Rynes Weller
Kyle^^ and Kristen Wilcox
Thomas and Susan Wolle
Dr. Cynthia Wong

Friend ($100-$299)

Anonymous (2)
Paul and Elizabeth Abramowitz
Mr. and Dr. Brian Adamec
Mr. Richard Adkins
Mr.* and Mrs. Robert W. Allsop
Ms. Nancy Andreasen
Janet Ault
Carolyn K. Ayers
Ethel Baker
Mrs. Patrica Barrance
Dr. and Mrs. Robert Beckman
Alan and Liz Bergeron
Edward D. Bertch
Dale and Cathy Boddicker
Kent Bohlmann
Guy and Ann Booth
Esther Bos
Rebecca Brimeyer
Karen M. Britten
Mr.* and Mrs. Lloyd Brockmeyer
Michele Brown
Janny Budzine
John and Cynthia Burdakin
Mr. and Mrs. James Carollo
Natalie Carrion
Ken and Kay Cearlock
Eva Chambers
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas J. Cilek
William and Kathleen Clark
John and Cheryl Collins
Steve and Robin Corwin
Tracy Covington
Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Cram
Thomas Currie
Ms. and Mr. Kelly Curry
Mr.* and Mrs. Richard Deasy
Elizabeth DeBrower
M.C. Dickmeyer
Anne Donohue-Zenisek
Jane Drapeaux
Mr. and Ms. Scott Drzycimski
Scott Dunn and Robbie Moray
Virginia and Denny Durbin
Jim Eichhorn
Alan Elgar and Gale Kolbet
Jeff and Terri Elgin
Dr. Kendra Elwood
Randy Ernst
Ben Fashimpaur and Hilery Livengood
Jeff Fleck
David M. Fry
Gallagher Family Fund**
Bruce and Bev Gartner
Dean and Laura Gesme Family Fund*
Caroline Giddings
Lena Gilbert
Brian and Terri Glynn
John and Karen Goedeken
Kathleen Good
Mr. Thomas Gruca
Jonathon Thull
Mr. John Hall
Stephany Hall
Ruth Halterman
Beverly Hamilton
Ms. Sharon Hannen
Eric and Shannon Hanson
Rodney Hanze
Kathleen & Greg Harrington
Dr. Lileah Harris and Mr. Lennox Randon
Donald and Joyce Haugen
Kathleen Haugh
Judith Hendershot
John Henecke
Jayne Hildebrand
Hogan Family
Gloria Hoke
Wayne and Anna Holstine
Ann Holton
Ms. Polly S. Horton
Rob Hursh and Jane Scheer
Dawn Hysler
Stephen and Kay Jackson
Miss Diane Jacobs
Charles Jacoby
Charles Jennissen and Laurie Stange
David Jensen
Dee Ann Johnson
Ms. Rebecca Johnson
Whitney Kaefring
Mr. Randy Kasch
Stephanie Kemmerer
Kevin & Gail Kennedy
Michael Kimber
Jim and Linda Kipp
John Knutson
Richard Kohl
Dan and Nova Kolander
Kenneth and Katherine Konz
Jeffrey and Mary Krivit
Linda Kunci
Charles Kwiatkowski
Doug and Sharon Laird
Mike Langheim
Paula Laube
Francis and Judith Lebeda
Mr. Jim LeMaster
Carol and Richard Lensing
Gary Levinson & Jackie Armstrong
Cedric and Marcia Lofdahl
Caryl Lyons
Michael C Mach
David and Jeannette Mankin
Ms. Barbara May
Kevin McCarthy
Kortney Chaney
Carolyn and Norm McElwain
Terry and Scott McNabb
Ms. Laura Meade
Stan Miller and Kathy Polvi
Mary Mitchell
Dr. Ksenia Nosikova and Tom Moeller
Lori and Ian Montgomery
Bob and Susie* Moran
Jennie Morton and Mike Wood
Mr. and Mrs. David Murray
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis J. Naughton
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Nelson
George Nicholas
Ms. Lisa Oberreuter
Mark Ogden and Iris Muchmore
Scott and Penny Olson
Julie Bryant and Brad Oppedahl
Kevin Papp
Fran Passmore
Mary Phelan
Ms. Sandra Pickart
Dr. Fred and Janet Manatt Pilcher
Andy Piro
Rachel Potthoff
James W. and Susan Price
Thom Pritz
Randy and Lisa Ramlo
Melissa Lyon Randall
Richard and Linda Randell
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Rattner
Kevin Royer
Mr. Rust & Ms. Smith
John and June Sackett
Paul and Cindy Sale
Jim Sartorius
Jeffrey J. and Kristin Schaefer
Daniel Schirm
Ms. Lora J. Schmoll
Barbara Schoeben
Ms. Peggy Schollmeier
Steve and Janie Schomberg
Mr. and Mrs. Scott Schroeder
Wyn Seeley
Ryan^ and Victoria Shellady
Jessica Shockley
Justin Shogren
Bill* and Teddy Shuttleworth
Steve and Ruth Slezak
Jason Smith
Carole Snell
Bill and Patti Sorsby
Dianna Spahn
Wanda Steffen
Randy and Kris Sterner
Ms. Patricia Nielsen
Melissa Summers
Margo Sweeney
Angeline Taake
Ms. Karen Taber
Margaret and Timothy Tewson
Mr. Gary Thompson
Allan and Mary Thoms
Janet Thulin
Whitney Turner
Jerry and Deb Van Dyke
Joyce R. Vogt
Ms. Sheryl Henderson
Jim and Chris Walters
Mrs. Trina Weiland
Mr. and Mrs. Guy H. Wendler
Ryan and Amanda West
Mr. and Mrs. Mark H. Williams
Paul and Gail Williams
Steve and Nancy Williams
Mr. Lance Wilshusen
Mr. and Mrs. George Woodworth
Dale E. Wulf
Rachel York
Karen Zazza
Ms. Linda Zimmerman
Tom & Janet Zuber


Gifts were made to Orchestra Iowa’s Annual Fund in memory of:

Robert Fletcher
Allan L. Harms
Ruth and Charles A. Hastings
Jared Hills
Tony Huebsch
Leslie Kesser


Gifts were made to Orchestra Iowa’s Annual Fund in honor of:

Sustaining Donors

Thank you to the following donors for their support via Orchestra Iowa’s Sustaining Donor Program:

Roger and Dixie Allen
Brian and Laura Azelborn
Linda Barnes^ ^^
David and Kay Basler
Elaine Brown
Cam and Kathy Campbell
Dr. Tony Colby
Barbara Green
Beverly Hamilton
Pat^ ^^ and Kevin Hanick
Mark and Martha Jepsen
Whitney Kaefring
Mr. Eric Langston^ and Mr. Chris Newton
John and Karen^ Lewis
Mark and Corenne Liabo
Ms. Doriene Loomis
Neal Marple^ and Jane Rheem
Kate and Dick^ ^^ Minette
Denny^ and Jan Redmond
Lisa Rhatigan^
Carolyn Pigott Rosberg
Steve and Ruth Slezak
Don and Mary Thompson
Ms. Linda Zimmerman