The Presidents’ Society

The Presidents’ Society was established to recognize the exemplary financial leadership of those individuals who contribute $1,000 or more in support of The Simpson Fund during a fiscal year. The gifts generated from this group make up an impressive portion of Simpson’s overall annual giving.

The Presidents’ Society Membership Levels

Life Members
Individuals whose cumulative gifts to Simpson College for all purposes exceed $100,000.

Founder Members
Individuals who contributed $10,000 or more to The Simpson Fund during the 2016-2017 fiscal year.

Patron Members
Individuals who contributed $5,000 to $9,999 to The Simpson Fund during the 2016-2017 fiscal year.

Sustaining Members
Individuals who contributed $2,500 to $4,999 to The Simpson Fund during the 2016-2017 fiscal year.

Members
Individuals who contributed $1,000 to $2,499 to The Simpson Fund during the 2016-2017 fiscal year.

Associate Members
This membership includes alumni who graduated from Simpson fewer than twenty years ago and contributed $500 or more to The Simpson Fund during the 2016-2017 fiscal year.

*New or reinstated members are indicated in bold type

Life Members ($100,000+)
Richard M. Barker
Michael W. and Amy Eason Bruns
Dr. Albert H. and Greta Bryan
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne L. Carse
Jerry L. and Sue Chicoine
Gary Gerlach and Dr. Karen A. Conner
Kenton and Christine S. Coons
James S. and Patty Cownie
D. Robert and Ardene Kildal Downing
Larry A. and LaVon Stark Ferger
Steven C. and Susan Galenbeck Fiterman
James W. and Allison Fleming
Mike and Mell Meredith Frazier
Dr. Michael G. and Barbara Gartner
Dr. Ben F. Gaumer
Barbara Graham
Dr. Joseph D. and Carolyn Miller Hall
Mary K. Hicks
Sara Sigler Carpenter Hill
Steven M. and Sandra Hoskins
Mr. and Mrs. Fred S. Hubbell
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Jiovenetta
Russell E. and Lucile Sargent Johnson
Steve G. and Shannon Johnson
Mr. Gage A. Kent
Chuck and Roberta Starry Kerr
Mrs. Forest H. Klepinger
Thomas and Linda Koehn
Leon L. Langlitz and Denise M. Griffey
Dr. Robert L. Larsen
John T. and Nancy Lawlor
Dennis M. Lawyer
May Melvin Legg
Mr. and Mrs. Richard S. Levitt
Terrance J. and Joyce Lillis
Dr. Alan W. and Helene B. Magruder
Mary Rose Main
Dr. Leroy W. and Kathryn Fisher Moore
Dr. Owen J. and Doris Jean Newlin
Nick and Lizz Nichols
Karl W. and Carol Carlson Nolin
Jymm and Kathy Augustine Oplt
Bill and Jane McCoy Peterson
Nile D. and Terry Ramsbottom
James M. and Lillian Rydel Reed
Roger Brooks and Sunnie Richer
Craig R. and Kay Hartung Robinson
Charles E. Rohm
Gary L. and Dixie Allen Ruble
Lola Miller Rundle
Barbara Worth Sayre
J. Thomas and Diana Schmidt
Drs. Robert and Rebecca Shaw
Dennis R. and Luana Shull
Doug and Carol Shull
Dr. Keith R. and Berniece Ruby Swanson
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas N. Urban
Joan Vander Werff
Mr. and Mrs. William F. Vernon Jr.
W. Steven and Janet Mitchell Weeber
Maxine Smith Weinman
Fred W. and Emily Weitz
Richard M. and Kim Willis

Founder Members ($10,000+)
D. Robert and Ardene Kildal Downing
Mike and Mell Meredith Frazier
Leon Langlitz and Denise Griffey
Mr. and Mrs. Fred S. Hubbell
Mr. Gage A. Kent
Jerry L. and Karen Tannatt Lafferty
Dr. Leroy W. and Kathryn Fisher Moore
Dr. Owen J. and Doris Jean Newlin
James M. and Lillian Rydel Reed
Roger Brooks and Sunnie Richer
Charles E. Rohm
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas N. Urban
Richard M. and Kim Willis

Patron Members ($5,000-$9,999)
Col. Gerald L. Berry
Rex A. and Brenda Bloom Engstrand
Steven C. and Susan Galenbeck Fiterman
Dr. Michael G. and Barbara Gartner
Carole Sue Mofle Gray Triplett
Mr. and Mrs. Terry W. Handley
J.D. and Sabrina Henning
Dr. John D. and Becky Hines
Terrance J. and Joyce Lillis
Mary Rose Main
Barbara Soloth Miller
Karl W. and Carol Carlson Nolin
Bill and Jane McCoy Peterson
Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Riley Jr.
Gary L. and Dixie Allen Ruble
Roger L. and Elizabeth Searls
Roger and Sandra Spahr
James R. Tyler
Kirk and Janel Tyler
Maxine Smith Weinman
Dennis J. and Jane M. Whalen

Sustaining Members ($2,500-$4,999)
R. Jason Askelson
Chuck and Linda Kildal Brice
Robert E. and Judith Camblin
Carolyn Cosgriff
Dr. Brian L. and Amy Jenkins Davison
Michael J. and Joyce DeVito
Bryan and Kathryn Kessler Eells
John C. and Jessica Johannsen Espenmiller
Dr. Joseph D. and Carolyn Miller Hall
Dr. Gary L. and Kamie Downing Haynes
John W. Iles
Ronald and Nancy Keller
Chuck and Roberta Starry Kerr
Flora E. Kitzman
Charles V. and Jean Kline
Dr. Robert L. Larsen
Robert L. and Shirley Lester
George D. and Deb Milligan
Jeffrey and Kathy Vaughan Missman
Nick and Lizz Nichols
Nile D. and Terry Ramsbottom
Ryan Rippentrop and Dr. Gayette Grimm
Dennis R. and Luana Shull
Dr. and Mrs. Jay K. Simmons
Richard and Kathryn Smith
Marvin Spear
James C. Spooner and Judy L. Quick
Dwight and Deanna Strable Soethout
Ed and Deb Tierney
Russell L. and Janet Vanderwerf

Members ($1,000-$2,499)
Todd M. and Amy Ahrens
Jack Aldinger
Rev. Arthur and Sherry Allen
James E. and Dee A. Allen
Chad L. Alley
John G. and Kathy J. Arthur
Jacki Harrison Askelson
Leslie I. Babich
Sue Ellen Goode Ballard
Douglas J. and Mary Eckhoff Barakat
Kenneth J. and Kathy Barloon
Kevin and Dawn Ashbaugh Barnes
Dr. Brian M. and Susan R. Beard
Robert A. and Margo Keil Beaver
Martha S. Berryhill
Charles A. and Colleen Bingman
Ken and Rita Birkenholtz
Dr. Dean W. and Sandra Haarvig Blinn
Samuel R. and Brenda Born
Robert K. and Martha Stewart Bower
Benjamin and Kathryn Goodwin Brackney
Kay Bellman Braught
Stephen C. and Jeanne Brown
David C. and Billie Bruns
Dr. George W. and Harlene Buchanan
Michael L. and Barbara Burger
Jay R. and Katherine Byers
Dr. John W. and Nancy Byrd
Benjamin J. and Beth Eis Campney
Barbara Kennedy Case
Brooke K. Christofferson
Geoffrey R. and Cynthia Christy
Dr. M. Wayne and Susan Clark
Elizabeth I. Clements
Hon. Richard B. and Christine Sieff Clogg
Craig C. and Kendra Collins
Larry E. and Mary Krabiel Cook
Rev. Christian T. and Anne Coon
Michael W. and Sue Coppess
James S. and Patty Cownie
Robert W. and Lynda L. Cox
Josh and Nicole Molt Crain
Robert W. and Clarice Shawhan Day
Kevin K. DeFord
Patrick J. DeMouth
Thomas and Margaret DeSio
Nicholas P. Dewey
Dr. W. Stuart Dexter
Kent and Victoria Eaton
Dr. Donald E. and Wendy Tutt Fenster
Charlie and Paige Fiedler
James W. and Allison Fleming
Lucas and Jacqueline Niels Ford
Michael and Dr. Andrea Breemer Frantz
Brady A. Fry
Sue Anderson Garton
Jeffrey M. and Sherry Gater
Dr. Ben F. Gaumer and Gretchen Breedlove
Jane Templeton Gibb
Jared D. and Heidi Gillespie
Christopher J. and Dawn Van Ryswyk Goodale
Honorable Darrell J. and Eve Goodhue
Kevin and Laurie Dowd Gowdy
Dr. Michael W. Graham
Dr. H. Roger and Martha Grant
Dr. Donald N. and Connie Wagner Gray
Jane E. Green
Patrick and Paula Witke Green
Bryan and Amy Usher Gregston
Kurt D. Gress, MD and Samuel Parkinson
Jeff Greteman
Marlin and Elaine Gutzmer
Dr. Joel E. and Debra Kunkle Hade
James E. and Susan Vogel Hamer
Bruce F. and Sharon Hann
Phillip E. and Patricia Harlow
Eric J. and Courtney Swartz Hartman
Dr. John V. and Joan Hartung
Dr. Stephen Kennedy and Dr. Deanna B. Haunsperger
John A. and Lynne Hayes
Caleb A. Hegna
Robert J. and Margo Heidemann
Rev. Richard L. and Joyce Heiss
Dr. Donna J. Helble
Joseph E. and Christine Christenson Heller
Heidi S. Herzog
Rev. Dave L. and Dorothy Binau Higdon
Ryan R. and Sandra Hildreth
Mark Hill and Amy Anderson
Terry L. and Cheryl Meyerhoeffer Hinman
Dr. Campbell P. and Anne Howard
Eldon E. and Jodie Huston
G. Jake and Maureen Jacobson
Dr. Stephen G. and Sally Jennings
Mark L. and Michelle Nierling Jensen
Grant N. and Jill Ramthun Johnson
Kenneth A. and Jo Johnson
Russell E. and Lucile Sargent Johnson
Steven G. and Shannon Johnson
Dr. Fred O. and Julie G. Jones
Tracy L. and Susan Juels
Beverly Kennedy Kabrick
Robert E. and Margaret Pullman Keller
Sean and Samantha Kennedy
Jo Ann McCoy Kent
Thomas and Linda Koehn
Michelle Archibald Kopp
Phillip A. and Elizabeth Kuehl
Dr. Robert G. La Follette
Jerad D. and Kathryn Lally
Bob and Becky Lane
Dr. Everett L. Laning and Mary True
Timothy and Julie Sherwood Leonard
Timothy Wilson and Dr. Heidi Levine
Kurt A. and Rose Bollin Loth
Judith Foster Lucas
Jason Luedtke and Kelley Bradder
Dr. Alan W. and Helene B. Magruder
William J. and Julie Marlin
Marleta Hill Matheson
Ronald A. and Carolyn Bakker Mathias
John G. and Margaret Olson McDonald
Alissa McKinney
Mac and Michelle Johnson McKinnon
David McNeill
Dr. James S. and Carol McQueen
M. Scott and Ann Melton
Dr. Travis C. and Christal Mickle
Bradley J. and Leah Willenborg Miller
Mark C. and Anne Miller
Marty M. and Deb Miller
Michael L. and Keri Hansaker Miller
Wilma Thomas Mitchell
Jeffrey E. Mitchell
Dr. Joe K. and Barbara Moody
Richard E. and Joy Morrison
Alejandro and Karen De La Cruz Munoz
Trent A. and Renee Borger Murphy
Melvin and Bonnie Nichols
Rush C. and Elizabeth Raymond Nigut
John R. and Jackie Norris
Matt and Dr. Tammy Schumacher O’Brien
Matthew T. and Randa Olson
Jymm and Kathy Augustine Oplt
Sandy and Elodie Opstad
Dr. Richard R. Patrick
Mark and Karla Peiffer
Jeff and Mary Petersen
H. Jeff and Jill Peterson
Kaela Phillips
Ms. Kitty Picken
Leroy K. and Mary Joyce Pickett
James and Judith Lynch Pohlman
Donni Popejoy
Dr. Stanley C. and Stephanie Westrum Quick
John M. Rasmussen
Chad and Lauren Zimmerman Rasmussen
Barbara Barker Rauch
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas L. Rechkemmer
Christopher Redenius and Keri Bodensteiner
Joseph M. and Amanda Ripperger
Shirley Brodersen Ross
Travis J. and Jenise Rychnovsky
Dr. Joel and Heidi Rhine Ryon
Michael A. Sadler
Dean and Nancy Wright Sandstoe
Dr. Craig R. and Jodee Saunders
Barbara Worth Sayre
Ralph F. Schlenker
John A. and Katherine Dunlavy Schmidt
Dr. Mary Sconiers-Chapman
Scott R. and Denise Shaffer
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas C. Shandley
Trevor L. and Heidi Begley Shaner
Cathy Niemeyer Shell
Stephen D. and Ann Jennings Shepard
Roger A. and Mary Shepherd
Richard J. and Dr. Patricia A. Singer
Dr. David C. and Mary Jo Girdner Smith
Spencer L. Way and Dr. Kristin N. Smith
Howard C. and Margaret Watson Soroos
Donald D. Stanley and Debra A. Moore
Dr. Larry L. and Carol Van Bergen Stewart
Rosanne K. Storjohann
Bruce and Dr. Stephanie Fagen Stouder
Dr. Keith R. and Berniece Ruby Swanson
Dustin L. and Shauna Kalmoe Thomas
Jim and Julia Thorius
Ronald R. and Linda Vinson
Carl B. and Susan Lamb Voss
Drs. Stan Vriezelaar and Jaye Shyken
Maryel Waddill
Drs. Aaron Waggie and Gabriel Schifman
Drs. Werner Kolln & Murphy Waggoner
Robert E. and Susanne VanZandt Wagner
Tom and Kristi Hrubetz Walmsley
Timothy R. Warrick
Barry G. and Kara Waugh
Marvin A. Wauters
Rev. Philip and Ellen E. Webb
Fred W. and Emily Weitz
David W. Whalen
Jay and Sharon Wilkinson
Christopher C. and Juli Holmes Willeman
Robert E. and Karen Williams
Janet L. Wilson
Jeffery L. and Yolanda Wilson
John Wilson
Dr. John W. Epperson and Mairi L. Winslow
Roger and Jan Winslow
A. Roger and Darlene Stout Witke
Todd D. and Coreen Hjort Witke
William and Dr. Maribeth Wright
Cole and Pam Leahigh Zimmerman

Associate Members ($500-$999)
Jacob W. Abel
Nickolas J. and Elizabeth Ehlers Andersen
Chad A. and Kristine Michels Anderson
Jonathan C. and Mara LeHew Bailey
Nathaniel R. and Andrea Boulton
Brian L. and Jennifer Vanek Bradway
Daniel W. and Rebecca Carver
Cary J. and Ali Priestley Coppola
Paul V. and Valerie Hakes Craven
Matthew J. and Letitia Dominick
Andy C. and Erin English
Dr. Jayna J. Fischbach
Grant W. Fjetland
Christopher J. Ginther
Dr. John and Kimberly Birkenholtz Hembry
Dr. Harvey Giller and Barbara L. Hirsch-Giller
Jared S. and Stacy Owens Holtgrewe
Walter G. Long
Benjamin T. Lucas
Andrew W. Luse
Patrick and Robin Drey Maher
John H. and Melissa Mannetter Norem
Dr. Christopher and Jerisa Sadler Pierson
Dr. Angela Ryan Saettele
Christopher R. Shaver
Joseph A. and Molly Swenson Sorenson
Stephen and Dr. Cindy Muenchrath Spady
Gregory V. and Mindy Marks Stieber
Daniel P. and Dr. Rhonda Dodge Syata
Steve and Rebecca Grinager Trefz
Teressa N. Weigel
Luke and Hannah Willenborg Wickham