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Benefit Patrons

Our greatest appreciation to the patrons of the 2014 Friends of Acadia Benefit. Their support makes our special event possible!

If you would like to receive information about becoming a patron of the 2015 Benefit, please email

2014 Benefactors’ Circle

Isabel and John Anthony
Charles Butt
Ruth and Tris Colket
Gale and Shelby Davis
C. Boyden Gray
Laura and Berno Hamilton
Jennifer and Winston Holt
Liz and Arthur Martinez
Joanie and Finlay Matheson
Martha and Wistar Morris
Amy and Hartley Rogers
Emily and Mitch Rales
Martie and Ed Samek
Allison and Stephen Sullens
Nonie and John Sullivan
Genie and Will Thorndike
Julia and Hans Utsch
Melissa and Reeve Waud
Kim and Finn Wentworth
Shelby White
Diana and Bill Wister
Noelle and Dick Wolf

2014 Sponsors

Ellie and Fred Ford
Josephine and John Ingle
Elizabeth and Doug Lake

2014 Supporters

Allison and Avery Bourke
Ildiko and Gilbert Butler
Evon and Thomas Cooper
Edith Dixon
Leslie and Joe Fogg
Carol and Paul Fremont-Smith
Anne and Jim Green
Margaret and Clay Hamner
Sandy and Mark Kryder
Martin Morad
Louisa and William Newlin
Jennifer and Jonathan Oppenheimer

2014 Friends

Charlotte Beers and William Beadleston
Bob Bell
Ann and Fred Benson
Marie and Gerald Berlin
Joanne Berwind
Melissa and Perot Bissell
Pat and Curtis Blake
Antoinette and Ben Brewster
Ellie and Bill Buchanan
Nancy and Duncan Burke
Sonia and Morgan Churchman
Gail and Ham Clark
Hannah and Tim Clark
Tanny Clark
Jayme and Bryan Colket
Tracy and Gifford Combs
Whitney and Phillip Connor
Verena and Rod Cushman
Linda and Robert Douglass
Sunny and Fred* Dupree
Donna and Bill Eacho
Dianna and Ben Emory
Diane and John Fassak
Ann and Brooks Fenno
Dolly and John Fisher
Kathleen Vignos Folsom
Emily Frick
Mazzie and Charlie Gogolak
Vickie and Alan Goldstein
Ellie and Temple Grassi
Carol and Richard Habermann
Nancy Harris
Elizabeth and Edward Johnson 3d
Hilary and Jan Kärst
Elisabeth and Conor Kehoe
Lydia Kimball
Carole and Hal Kroeger
Susan and Keith Kroeger
Sydie Lansing
Kim and Michael Lawrie
Nora and Rob Leary
Cynthia Livingston and Hank Schmeltzer
Jackie and John Lowe
Mary McCall
Charlie Merriman
Judith Meyer Schultz
Meredith and Phil Moriarty
Frank Moya
Janneke Seton Neilson
Ellanor and Russell Notides
Binkie and Chris Orthwein
Gayle and Ferguson* Peters
Daria and R. Anderson Pew
Polly and Dan* Pierce
Elyse and Michael Pitts
Kathie Ponton and Mitch Kolkin
Emma and Bill Roberts
Barbara and John Robinson
Deb and Perry Robinson
Sascha Rockefeller
Diana Rowan Rockefeller
Sydney Roberts Rockefeller
Ellen and Robert Shafer
Mary Ann and Mike Siklosi
Diana Davis Spencer
Martha Stewart
Sivija Strikis and Miguel Browne
Boo and Morris Stroud
Joan and Paul Van der Grift
Cody and Christiaan van Heerden
Robin and Paul Vermylen
Lynne Wheat and Thomas Peterffy
Barbara and Bill Whitman
Anna and Chuck Woodward
Patty Wright

2014 Event Underwriters

Allison and Avery Bourke
Malinda and Alan Crain
Donna and Bill Eacho
Leslie and Joe Fogg
Ellie and Fred Ford
Lillie Johnson
Maggie and Jack Kelley
Jackie and John Lowe
Margaret and Clay Hamner
Charlie Merriman
Katrina Rank
Nonie and John Sullivan
Julia and Hans Utsch
Lynne Wheat
Diana and Bill Wister
Noelle and Dick Wolf
* deceased


A special thank you to Diana and Bill Wister for hosting the Patron Preview Party on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Sand Point.

To learn more about the Friends of Acadia Annual Benefit Patron Program, contact Lisa Horsch Clark at 207-288-3340 or