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Seattle Opera.

Campaign Donors

Campaign Donors

Thank you to the generous donors on the following page who have generously contributed $5,000 or more between July 1, 2005 and January 23, 2017:

Cornerstone Circle


Tagney Jones Family Fund at Seattle Foundation


4Culture and King County, Building For Culture

$1,000,000- $2,499,999

Apex Foundation
Lenore M. Hanauer
Marks Family Foundation
Norcliffe Foundation


True-Brown Foundation
WA State Dept of Commerce


Toby Bright and Nancy Ward
Robert and Loretta Comfort
Gary and Parul Houlahan
Everil Loyd Jr.


Anonymous (4)
Richard R. and Constance Albrecht
Chap and Eve Alvord
Jack and Connie Bloxom
Milkana and Colin Brace
John Bates and Carolyn Corvi
Sandra and the late William Dunn
Chris and Carolyn Eagan
Richard and Mary Beth Gemperle
John Goodfellow and Barbara Peterson
Adrian and Jane Hobden
Dr. Kennan H. Hollingsworth
Ron Hosogi
The Hot Chocolate Fund
Seattle Opera Guild in memory of Marian E. Lackovich and Captain Louis J. Lackovich
Laura Lundgren
Nesholm Family Foundation/John and Laurel Nesholm
James and Sherry Raisbeck
Judith Schoenecker and Christopher L. Myers
Paula Stokes and John Sullivan
The Jonathan F. Whetzel Family

Center Circle

$50,000 – $99,999

Thomas H. and Linda L. Allen
Jonathan Caves and Patricia Blaise-Caves
Janice C. Condit
Dr. Susan E. Detweiler and the late Dr. Alexander Clowes
Jack M. and Marsha S. Firestone
Robert Fries and Debra Dahlen
Shannon Sperry and Paul Goodrich
Grousemont Foundation in memory of Howard S. Wright
D.V. and Ida J. McEachern Charitable Trust
Rosemary Peterson to honor the late Richard H. Peterson
Steven C. Phelps
Seattle Opera Guild
Martha and Jeff Sherman
Barbara and the late Paul Stephanus
Charles and Delphine Stevens
Moya Vazquez
Jay and Susanne Wakefield
Jennifer and Scott Wyatt

$25,000 – $49,999

Mr. and Mrs. Willie C. Aikens
Marshall and Jane Brown
Drs. Gregory and Darlene Chan
Susan M. Coughlin
Laurie and William Daniel
Ellen Ferguson
Diana H. Gale and Jerry Hillis
Jeffrey and Rosario Hanna
Eric Hawley and Gwen Lowery
H. David Kaplan
Dr. Brian A. LaMacchia
Karen and Rick McMichael
James and Lora Melhorn
Brendan Murphy
The Peg and Rick Young Foundation
Tom and Gretchen Puentes
Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Purdy
Rose M. Southall
Stephen A. Sprenger
John F. Starbard
Russell F. and Sarah M. Tousley
James R. Uhlir and Camille M. Uhlir


Anonymous (2)
Kim A. Anderson
Lynly Beard
Gary Bromberg
Brenda Bruns, M.D. and Richard Deininger
Dr. Joseph and Barbara Buchman
William B. and Ann S. Burstiner
Betty R. Carter
Steven and Judith Clifford
Jesse and Lenora Diller
Michael G. Dryfoos and Ilga Jansons
Ken Duncan and Tanya Parish
Ann and Glen Hiner
Michael and Zhenya Hyman
Bruce E.H. Johnson and Sandra E. Davis
John Lauber
Stafford and Louise Miller
Richard Mills
Heidi Munzinger and John Shott, in honor of Linda and Tom Allen
Jocelyn Phillips and Warren Bakken
Megan and Greg Pursell
Cornelius and Penny Rosse
Janet and Thomas Seery
Matthew Segal and Corrie Greene
Judy Tsou and David Carlson
Wagner and More
David and Romayne Watt

Community Circle

$5,000 – $9,999

Anonymous (2)
Rebecca Boyd
Lisa Bury and John R. Taylor
James and Wendy Cullen
Patricia Dubrow
Greg Meldahl
Joy Rogers and Bob Parker
Jonathan Rosoff and Kristin Winkel
Rachel R. Schneider
Terrence Turner


Collins Group, a division of Campbell & Company
Pacifica Law Group


For more information, please contact Donor Services at or 206.389.7669.

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