President's Circle


The President's Circle recognizes cumulative lifetime contributions of $100,000 or more in support of the university.

Platinum ($1,000,000 or more)

Dr. H. Pat Artis and Mrs. Nancy E. Artis '73 
Carilion Clinic
Cedar Valley, LLC
Mr. George E. Dewese* and Mrs. Matsue Yamazaki Dewese*
Jessie Ball duPont Fund
Mr. Robert H. Hovis III and Mrs. Mary Ann Hovis '65*
Mr. Randal J. Kirk '76 
McGlothlin Family Foundation
Mr. Elbert Waldron* and Mrs. Evelyn Waldron*
The Lettie Pate Whitehead Foundation

Gold ($500,000 – $999,000)

BB & T Foundation
Mr. Hix Bondurant* and Mrs. Lil Bondurant*
Mr. Charles P. Brewer Jr.* and Mrs. Mary Kathryn Brewer '49*
Ms. Margaret JoAnn Cooper*
Mr. Patrick D. Cupp* and Mrs. Sandra C. Cupp Davis
Dr. Roger de la Burde*
Mr. Adolph Dehn*
Dr. Fernande A. Gard*
Mr. Michael S. Hurt '94 and Mrs. Sally Hurt
Mr. Thomas D. Irvin* and Mrs. Frances Umberger Irvin '51*
Ms. Mae Jennings '34*
Kresge Foundation
Medical Facilities of America
Mr. H. Lane Middleton and Mrs. Rosemary Sue Middleton '78
Montag Family Foundation
Mrs. Dorothy Strader Moore '50
Dr. Johann A. Norstedt
Mary Morton Parsons Foundation
Mr. Peter D. Pruden* and Mrs. Phyllis Stancil Pruden
Ms. Charlene Frances Reeve '66
Scottish Rite Foundation of Virginia
Mr. Paul Sioros and Mrs. Shirley Sioros*
Mr. H. Vincent Snidow and Mrs. Nancy Joyner Snidow '67
Dr. Joseph Falkinham III and Mrs. Georgia Anne Snyder-Falkinham
VA Council of Higher Ed.
Mr. Melburn S. Williams
Hazel Winesett '38*

Sterling ($250,000 – $499,000)

Alliant Techsystems Foundation
Mr. William L. Allman Jr. and Mrs. Jennie Teass Allman '67
Mr. Charles Joseph Ashley '13
Mr. Morris N. Baldwin* and Mrs. Marie Baldwin*
Mr. John C. Bingham* and Mrs. Jo Ann Bingham
Mr. John Hargrove Bowles
Ms. Ruth Marie Cronise '55*
Dr. E. M. Cube and Mrs. Shirley Cube
Mr. Don Dame, M.S. '82 and Mrs. Patricia Wheeler Dame '79
Mr. William C. Davis and Mrs. Sandra C. Cupp Davis
Mrs. Elma Eloise Dowdy '47*
Ms. Norma Johnson Farrell '67
First Radford LLC
Dr. Marcella J. Griggs '84
Ms. Kathryn Fritz Gump*
Ms. Susan Foster Hanger '70
Mr. Leonard Harris and Mrs. Melva Lunceford Harris '60
Ms. Patricia Gwen Jacobs '08
Mrs. Rebecca Jones Johnson '50
Dr. William W. King and Mrs. Cornelia A. King
Mr. Robert Scott LaRose '90
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Nolan
Mr. Jeffrey Monroe Price '86 and Mrs. Harriet B. Price
Nancy Necessary Pridemore '40*
RU Alumni Association
Joyce Reynders '65*
C. E. Richardson Benevolent Foundation
Mr. Michael Roche' and Mrs. Joan Gunter Roche' '64
Mr. Peter R. W. Roughton Jr. and Mrs. Patricia Langford Roughton '72
Mr. James L. Sink, M.S. '75 and Mrs. Doris Grey Sink '74, M.S. '77
SunTrust Foundation
The Honorable James C. Turk* and Mrs. Barbara D. Turk
Union First Market Bank
Virginia Health Care Foundation
Mr. Herbert F. Alber and Ms. Margaret F. Winslow '63

Bronze ($100,000 – $249,000)

Dr. David L. Albig and Dr. Pegeen Albig
Alleghany Foundation
Mrs. Jayne Katz Ayers '83
Camp Younts Foundation
Mr. Augie Marshall Campanello '79*
Miss Louise Clendenen '60
Anna Gray Cronise '53*
Mr. R. Bruce Cunningham and Mrs. Bonnie B. Cunningham '80
Ms. Charlene Adele Curtis '76
Cypherpath LLC
The Dominion Foundation
Mr. Charles L. Eaton* and Mrs. Mary Jo Eaton
Mr. Richard Davis Ellis Jr. '86
Genesis Rehab Services
Ms. Dorothy Gillespie*
Mr. Walter C. Goodykoontz* and Mrs. Irene A. Goodykoontz '33*
Dr. George A. Gray* and Mrs. Ann Gardner Gray*
Mr. Willard Hackerman*
Harvey's, Inc.
Ms. Virginia Louise Hills '42*
Mr. Miles Horton*
Mr. Philip Hull and Mrs. Karol Willis Hull '62
Mr. Kory Hummer '91 and Mrs. Mary Hummer '95
Ms. Bonnie Hurlburt '58
Mr. Jack M. Jeffers and Mrs. Patricia A. Jeffers, M.S. '87
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Ms. Evelyn C. Kimball
Dr. James P. King*
Dr. and Mrs. James P. King Jr.
Kolla-Landwehr Foundation
The Lazarus Foundation Inc.
Mr. and Mrs. Carl H. Lefko
Mr. George Logan and Mrs. Helen Harmon Best Logan '95
Ms. Ann K. Lucas
Mr. and Mrs. William C. Lusk Jr.
Martin Motor Co.
Dr. Charles W. McClellan
Ms. Geneva Regina McClung '31*
Ms. Sandra Elaine McPherson '70*
Dr. Theresa Ann Milon '70, M.S. '75
Dr. David J. Moore and Mrs. Priscilla M. Moore, M.S. '68
Mr. Philip W. Moran and Mrs. Beverly Johnson Moran '69
New River Valley Health Foundation
Mrs. Nancy Bane Nixon '58
Ms. Ruth L. Painter '28*
Ms. Dale Parris '85
Mr. Arthur Payne Jr. '87 and Mrs. Laura Kathryn Payne '89
Dr. Myrtle E. Pleune '31* 
Ms. Cynthia L. Price '87
Dr. John Ray and Mrs. Nancy Sullivan Ray '55
Edward and Nancy Rice
Richfield Retirement Community
Mr. David C. Ridpath and Mrs. Lisa H. Ridpath '91, MBA '99
Roanoke Electric Steel Corporation
Mr. Kevin Michael Rogers '87 and Mrs. Vera Rogers
Mr. Gregory Rooker and Mrs. Mary Frances Rooker '79
RU Student Government Association
Mr. Edward Charles Savage '81
Ms. Nancy Morrison Scurlock '52
Dr. George Smith Jr. and Mrs. Mildred Smith
Ms. Lanora Marie Smith '43* 
Dr. Robert D. Spillman
Hattie M. Strong Foundation
Ms. Maryanne Bocock Stump, N.P. '34, '48*
Dr. Marshall Tessnear and Dr. Pamela Tessnear
Mr. Mick Turk and Mrs. Barbara Cook Turk '87
Colonel Willoughby B. Tyler*
George W. Verlander and Cornelia M. Verlander Memorial Foundation
Ms. Susan Ellen Walters '58
Whiting-Turner Contracting Company
Mr. Abie Williams and Mrs. Debbie Robertshaw Williams '82
Ms. Ruth W. Williamson*