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Benefit Patrons

Our greatest appreciation to the patrons of the 2016 Friends of Acadia Benefit. Their support makes our special event possible!

Benefactors’ Circle

Charles Butt
Gail and Ham Clark
Tyra Hanson
Maria and Gordon Hargraves
Mary Morgan and David Callard
Ruth and John Overton
Emily and Mitch Rales
Emma and Bill Roberts
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


Deedie and Michael Bouscaren
Ruth and Tris Colket
Frances Comer
Nora and Robert Leary
George Strawbridge
Maud and Jeffrey Welles
Noelle and Dick Wolf


Brenda and Kelley Anderson
Isabel and John Ed Anthony
Joanne Berwind
Melissa and Perot Bissell
Sofia and Peter Blanchard
Ildiko and Gilbert Butler
Whitney Kroeger Connor and Philip Connor IV
Evon and Thomas Cooper
Malinda and Alan Crain
Sydney Davis
Sunny Dupree
Donna and William Eacho
Carol and Paul Fremont-Smith
Ellie and Temple Grassi
The Honorable C. Boyden Gray
Anne and Jim Green
Elizabeth and Edward Johnson 3d
Deb and Bill Knowlton
Sandra and Mark Kryder
Judith and James R. Loutit
Elizabeth and Arthur Martinez
Mary McCall and Strick Heilman
Janneke Seton Neilson
Louisa and William Newlin
Joan and Paul Van der Grift
Robin and Paul Vermylen
Barbara and William Whitman
Averel and John Wilson


Diane and James Ash
Bob Bell
Marie and Gerald Berlin
Patricia and Curtis Blake
Antoinette and Benjamin Brewster
Ellie and Bill Buchanan
Hannah and Tim Clark
Tanny Clark
Jayme and Bryan Colket
Verena and Rod Cushman
Edith Dixon
Dianna and Ben Emory
Diane and John Fassak
Ann and Brooks Fenno
Dolly and Johnny Fisher
Leslie and Joseph Fogg
Michael Formica and Bob Hiemstra
Marion and John Gay
Mazzie and Charlie Gogolak
Carol and Alexander Grant
Carol and Richard Habermann
Diana and George Hambleton
Laura and Bernard Hamilton
Margaret and Clay Hamner
Louise Hartwell and William White
Nora Gibson and William Hudson
Hilary and Jan Kärst
Maggie and Jack Kelley
Lydia Kimball
Susan and John Klein
Vicki and Norty Knox
Susan and Keith Kroeger
Elizabeth and Douglas Lake
Sydie Lansing
Kim and Michael Lawrie
Jada and Douglas Loutit
James F. R. Loutit
Jackie and John Lowe
Patricia and Lance Mahaney
Louise and Jim McCabe
Charlie Merriman
Martin Morad
Frank Moya
Jennifer and Jonathan Oppenheimer
Susan and Stephen Paneyko
Daria and R. Anderson Pew
Marnie and Asa Phillips
Karen and Matthew Pierce
Polly Pierce
Lisa and Jay Pierrepont
Kathie Pontone and Mitch Kolkin
Emilie Price and Anthony Saracco
Donna Reis
Diana and Roland Reynolds
Barbara and John Robinson
Diana Rowan Rockefeller
Katie Adams Schaeffer and Anthony Schaeffer
Elizabeth and Harry Seherr-Thoss
Holly and Christopher Shepherd
Jane and Dennis Shubert
Diana Davis Spencer
Laura Stanton and Kim Tomlinson
Barbara and Sheridan Steele
Janet and Jeff Sterba
Silvija Strikis and Miguel Browne
Christopher Toomey
Linda and Dan Valentino
Bonnie and Jim Van Alen
Cody and Christiaan van Heerden
Anne and Robert Walmsley
Susan and Rod Ward
Mary Clark Webster
Ariane Wellin
Ann Marie and John Weston
Lynne Wheat and Thomas Peterffy
Cindy and Christopher Willis
Sydney and Jonathan Winthrop
Anna and Charles Woodward
Caryl and Michael Wray
Patricia Wright

A special thank you to Gail and Ham Clark for hosting the Patron Preview Party on Wednesday, August 10 at Gulls Way.

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