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 made through September 8, 2023.

*Posthumous Recognition
**Funds of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation

Distinguished Benefactor ($45,000+)

Leland and Peggy Smithson**
Dorotha Sundquist*
Myron and Esther* Wilson

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

Joseph M. Kacena Fund**

Founder’s Circle ($15,000-$29,999)

The Jared* and Carol Hills Foundation
Stephen and Victoria West
William P. and Gayle S. Whipple Fund* **

Chairman’s Circle ($10,000-$14,999)

Ms. Janet D. Blackledge
David and Ann Lawrence
Bruce and Judy McGrath
William* and Julianne Thomas

Conductor’s Circle ($5,000-$9,999)

Bruce and Janis Altorfer
Greg and Teresa Barnett
Jeffrey and Michelle Collier
Rad and Joyce Finch
Dr. and Mrs. Matthew Gray
Phil and Kathy Jasper
Peter and Ingrid Kolln**
Jeff and Kris Nielsen
David and Carolyn Oliver
David and Mary Jo Rater
Jack Roland Family* **
Zwerling/Sprince Family Foundation
Peter and Susan Tilly

Artist’s Circle ($3,000-$4,999)

John and Stephanie Ballard
Linda Barnes
David and Kay Basler
Karen and John Brandt
Nancy Hill Cobb and Terry Trimpe
James and Syndy M. Conger
Cyndy Crider
Kenneth Gibbs
Len and Marlene Hadley
Tim and Jill Hankewich
Edna Herbst Fund* **
Mr. and Mrs. Charlie Kucera
Kate and Dick Minette
Dr. Frank and Jill Morriss
Mary Lou Peters
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
Jon and Debbie Bancks
James and Sue Becker
James Beranek
Peter F. Bezanson Fund* **
John and Mary Ellen Bickel*
Michael and Gail Bricker
Peter and JoAnn Bryant
Cam & Kathy Campbell
Thomas and Patrice Carroll
Tim and Janice Charles
Ivan* and Mary Bess Chester
Richard and Mary Doyle
Jonathan and Jill Eisenberg
Alicia Fraseur
Jean A. and K. Edward Fry
Sharon Garton
Mr. Luke Granfield
Mr. Charles A. Rohde
Pat and Kevin Hanick
Cheryl Harp
Carl and Jill Henrici Fund* **
Charlotte and William Hinson Family Foundation
Gary Hoech
Claire and Vernon Hudek Fund* **
Marcia and Charles Jepsen
Mark & Martha Jepsen
Preston and Beth Johnson
Diane and LeRoy* Karr
Robert F. and Janis L. Kazimour
Barbara Knapp
John & Brenda Kraemer
Dennis and Karen Kral
Keith and Cheryl Krewer
Bob and Fran Krzywicki
Thomas and Nancy Lackner
Mr. Eric Langston
Mark and Corenne Liabo
Abbott B & Joan M Lipsky Fund
Joanna and Wieslaw Machnowski
Rick and Deanna Mallow
Neal Marple and Jane Rheem
Dennis and Jean McMenimen
Tim and Kim Michels
Barbara Beckholm Moore
Mr. and Mrs. John Murphy
Mr. and Mrs. William Oglesby
Mary Palmberg
Naser and Catherine Payvandi
John and Ann Persick
James F. Plumb Jr. and Jewel M. Plumb Fund**
Dr. Brian and Julie Privett**
Joe and Sherry Pugh
James & Bonnie Raasch
Denny and Jan Redmond
Dr. Ronald and Sue Reider
Lisa Rhatigan
John M.* and Wilma Ann Wallin Sagers**
Mary and Franklin Scamman
Helmut and Mara Schrott
Margaret and Tom Sears
Dr. Douglas and Patricia Sedlacek
Susan and Gary Streit
Sally Stutsman
Mel and Diane Sunshine
Dr. Robert* and Ann Swaney**
Larry and Barbara Taylor
Don and Mary Thompson**
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Tiernan
Mr. and Mrs. Guy Trimble
Glenn and Audrey Van Roekel
Dennis and Luann Wangeman
P. Brian and Deane Watters
Brian Westphalen
Dr. Jeffrey Westpheling

Partner ($300-$999)

Tom Anderson
Brian and Laura Azelborn
Marvin and Darlene Bergman
Mr. Warren Boe
Becky Boscaljon
Alan and Terry Boyden
Robert and Vida Brenner
Scot Brown and Julie Lammers
Doug & Julie Busch
Mary Chesebro
Steve T. and Kaye F. Christ
Dr. Tony Colby
Paul and Rosanne Congdon
Gary and Mary Crandall
Margaret Dana
Bryan and Kris Davis**
Betty Debban**
Ann Dorr Family Fund
Mr. and Ms. Scott Drzycimski
Jim Eichhorn
Ms. Katherine Fehlberg
Beatrice A. Furner
Mr. William Goeddel
May G. Gortner Charitable Trust
Harlan and Kay Graber
Barbara Green
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Green
Don and Marj Grimm
Mr. Robert Hampton
Tim Hanna
David and Susan Haupt
Jim and Ann Hoffman**
Walt and Nancy Horn
John and Sandra Hudson
Tony and Suzanne Huebsch
Gingie Hunstad
Evan and Julie Hupp
Alan and Virginia Jensen
G. Richard & Jacqueline R. Johnson
Mr. Truman Jordan
Ms. Deb Jurkowski
Marilynn A. Keller
Jim and Connie Kennedy
Mr. Kent Kinsey
Kayt Conrad and Donald Klingenberger
David and Jillian Knutson
Jean Koch
Whealen and Laura Koontz
Daniel and Janet Kortenkamp
Miko Kominami & Eric Kutz
Robert and Sue Latham
Thea Leslie**
John and Karen Lewis
Ms. Doriene Loomis
John and Susan Loomis
Mr. Dale March
Tom and Marilyn Mark
James and Carolyn McAuliffe
Diane Dahl-McCoy and James McCoy
Carolyn and Norm McElwain
Greg McGivern
Ms. and Mr. Daphne Miller
Dr. Margaret A. Murray
Mr. David Nelson
Michael O’Hara and Jane Engeldinger
Chris and Holly Overturf
Juli Parker
The Hall-Pitts Family Fund of the Greater Cedar Rapids Community Found
Joe and Martha Rasmussen
Dr. Vincent Reid and Ms. Darline Daverman-Reid
Rick & Connie Richardson
Catherine A. Roach
John and Monica Roltgen
John & Karen Roltgen
Jack and Trudi Rosazza
Carolyn Pigott Rosberg
Kevin Royer
Harry V. Ruth and Elizabeth A. O’Hara
Nathan Savin and Susan Enzle
Nancy J. Sereduck
Paul and Rebecca F. Shawver Fund* **
Libby Slappey and Charles Crawley
Gisela Steffe
Jake Stigers
Daniel H. and Kathleen J. Swift
Zalman and Karen Usiskin
Calvin and Linda Van Niewaal
Marie Kerbeshian and Bill Vincent
Victoria and Timothy Walch
Lesley Wiarda
Dr. Cynthia Wong
Richard Reid Zehrbach

Friend ($100-$299)

Paul and Elizabeth Abramowitz
Mr. and Dr. Brian Adamec
Mr. Steven C. Anderson
Ms. Nancy Andreasen

Friend (continued)

Ms. Kimberly Andresen
Kimberly Askvig
Anna and Jim Barker
Abigail L. Beeler
Douglas & Linda Behrendt
Jim and Shellie Bell
Alan and Liz Bergeron
Esther Bos
Larry Callaham
Mr. and Mrs. James Carollo
Jan Chambers
Kortney Chaney
Darlene Clark
William and Kathleen Clark
Dr. and Mrs. Bryan Clemons
Dr. Mike and Shirley Collison
David and Paula Colton
Kathryn Coulter
Mr. and Mrs. Carroll Cram
Mr. and Mrs. David Crew
Mr.* and Mrs. Richard Deasy
Elizabeth DeBrower
Mike & Pat Deklotz
M.C. Dickmeyer
Jean Donham
Anne Donohue-Zenisek
Patrice Dows
Virginia and Denny Durbin
Alan Elgar and Gale Kolbet
Jeff and Terri Elgin
Ms. Susan Elliott-Bryan
Dr. Kendra Elwood
Randy Ernst
Mr. Gerry Fairchild
Elizabeth Fischer
Ms. Julie Frana
Gallagher Family Fund**
Les and Katrina Garner**
Bruce and Bev Gartner
Dean and Laura Gesme Family Fund*
Mr. Andy Giller
Mr. and Mrs. Justin Gingerich
John and Karen Goedeken
Dr. and Mrs. Steven Greif
Jan Grimes
Mr. Thomas Gruca
Christine Guevara
Jonathon Thull
Beverly Hamilton
Russell Hamilton
Lynn and Linda Hamrick
Eric and Shannon Hanson
Rodney Hanze
Kathleen & Greg Harrington
Brad and Jade Hart
Max and Kathy Hawkins
Judith Hendershot
Ms. Sheryl Henderson
Mr. and Mrs. Don Hoeppner
Hogan Family
Gloria Hoke
Dr. and Mrs. Ryan D. Hollenbeck
Bob Holmes and Sharon Carmondy-Holmes
Ann Holton
JoEllen Holtorf
H. Dee and Myrene Hoover
Miss Diane Jacobs
Lynn Jarosz Goode
Anne Johnson
Dee Ann Johnson
Lynn and Cathy Johnson
Whitney Kaefring
Kevin & Gail Kennedy
John Knutson
David and Barbara Koch
Richard Kohl
Dan and Nova Kolander
Rick and Delaine Kreutner
Mike Langheim
L. Michael Lawrence
Francis and Judith Lebeda
Mr. Jim LeMaster
Carol and Richard Lensing
Cedric and Marcia Lofdahl
Caryl Lyons
David and Jeannette Mankin
Jacalyn Mason
Ms. Barbara May
Anthony and Susan May
Kevin McCarthy
Mr. and Mrs. George McClain
Terry and Scott McNabb
Ms. Laura Meade
ML Folkedahl-Meehleder and Steve Meehleder
Mr. Bill Menner
Stan Miller and Kathy Polvi
Mary Mitchell
Frank and Cheryle Mitvalsky
Mr. George Moger
Jim and Rose Marie Monagan
Lori and Ian Montgomery
Bob and Susie* Moran
Barb and Ed Mumford
Mr. and Mrs. David Murray
Dr. and Mrs. Scott Nau
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis J. Naughton
Mr. and Mrs. Steve Nelson
Carrie Nichols
Ms. Carrie Z. Norton
Mark Ogden and Iris Muchmore
Scott and Penny Olson
Kevin Papp
Jill Parham
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Paul
Mary Phelan
Ms. Sandra Pickart
Dr. Kristin Plichta
Marc Polacco
Doris and William Preucil
Barbara Price
James W. Price
Sharon Ramsay
Melissa Lyon Randall
Richard and Linda Randell
Richard and Sarah Rheinschmidt
Michelle R. Rhoades
Steve Romont
Guy Russo
Mr. Rust & Ms. Smith
John and June Sackett
Paul and Cindy Sale
Ms. Sandra K. Scaia
Rich and Donna Scheer
Ms. Lora J. Schmoll
Ms. Peggy Schollmeier
Steve and Janie Schomberg
Kathryn Shaver
Aaron Shileny
Justin Shogren
Steve and Ruth Slezak
Terry and Gail Smith
Bill and Patti Sorsby
James and Nancy Spencer
Dr. Ruth Spieker
Susan Spivey
William Staib
Mr. and Mrs. William Stanford
Jack and Anne Stapleton
Randy and Kris Sterner
Diane Stone
Melissa Summers
David Swaney
Ms. Karen Taber
Thomas Tapp
Mary S. Taylor
Bruce and Karen Teigland
Margaret and Timothy Tewson
Mr. Gary Thompson
Allan and Mary Thoms
Janet Thulin
Mr. Arthur Tinker
Thomas and Karen Tjelmeland
Yuriy & Marina Usachev
Jerry and Deb Van Dyke
Joyce R. Vogt
Jim and Chris Walters
Dongxu Wang
Donna & Greg Weiss
Marianne Weiss
Ryan and Amanda West
Roger and Mary Wetlaufer
Mr. and Mrs. Mark H. Williams
Paul and Gail Williams
Mr. Lance Wilshusen
Dr. and Mrs. Richard Zeaske
Ms. Linda Zimmerman
Tom & Janet Zuber


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

Warren K. Chadima
Robert Fletcher
Lori Glisch
Allan L. Harms
Ruth and Charles A. Hastings
Ted Healey
Jared Hills
Leslie Kesser
Sue McGaughy
Vincent Mills
Stephen Barnes O’Donnell
Dr. John and Joyce Schuchmann
John and Ruth Vosatka


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

Cathie Payvandi (in celebration of her birthday)
Jane Walker (on her 50th year with Orchestra Iowa)
Gingie Hunstad 
Tim Hankewich (in celebration of his birthday) 

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
Cam and Kathy Campbell
Dr. Tony Colby
Jeffrey and Michelle Collier
Barbara Green
Beverly Hamilton
Kevin and Pat Hanick
Mark and Martha Jepsen
Whitney Kaefring
Jim and Connie Kennedy
Mr. Eric Langston
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
Mr. and Mrs. Guy Trimble