President's Circle


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

This year, the President's Circle welcomes six new members

Sterling ($250,000 - $499,000)

Mr. Don Dame, M.S. '82 and Mrs. Patricia Wheeler Dame '79
Mr. Paul Sioros and Mrs. Shirley Sioros*

Bronze ($100,000 - $249,000)

Mr. Richard Davis Ellis, Jr. '86
Mr. Philip Hull and Mrs. Karol Willis Hull '62
Mr. Kory Hummer '91 and Mrs. Mary Hummer '95
Mr. David C. Ridpath and Mrs. Lisa H. Ridpath '91, MBA '99

Platinum ($1,000,000 or more)

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

Sterling ($250,000 – $499,000)

Alliant Techsystems Foundation
Mr. William L. Allman, Jr. and
Mrs. Jennie Teass Allman ‘67
Anonymous (3)
Mr. Morris N. Baldwin* and Mrs. Marie Baldwin*
BB & T
Mr. John C. Bingham and Mrs. Jo Ann Bingham
Mr. John Hargrove Bowles
C. E. Richardson Benevolent Foundation
Ms. Ruth Marie Cronise ‘55*
Dr. E. M. Cube and Mrs. Shirley Cube
Mr. Jack Davis and Mrs. Sandy Cupp Davis
Mrs. Elma Eloise Dowdy ‘47*
Ms. Norma Johnson Farrell ‘67
First Radford, LLC
Ms. Kathryn Fritz Gump*
Ms. Susan Foster Hanger ‘70
Mr. Michael S. Hurt ‘94 and Mrs. Sally Hurt
Ms. Patricia Gwen Jacobs ‘08
Mrs. Rebecca Jones Johnson ‘50
Dr. William W. King and Mrs. Cornelia A. King
Mr. Robert Scott LaRose ‘90
Dr. David J. Moore and
Mrs. Priscilla M. Moore, M.S. ‘68
Mrs. Dorothy Strader Moore ‘50
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Nolan
Dr. Johann A. Norstedt
Mr. Jeffrey Monroe Price ‘86 and
Mrs. Harriet B. Price
Nancy Necessary Pridemore ‘40*
Radford University General Fund
Joyce Reynders ‘65*
Mr. Peter R. W. Roughton, Jr. and
Mrs. Patricia Roughton ‘72
RU Alumni Association
Mr. James L. Sink, M.S. ‘75 and
Mrs. Doris Grey Sink ‘74, M.S. ‘77
StellarOne Corporation
SunTrust Foundation
The Honorable James C. Turk* and
Mrs. Barbara D. Turk
Virginia Health Care Foundation

Gold ($500,000 – $999,000)

Mr. Hix Bondurant and Mrs. Lil Bondurant*
Mr. Charles P. Brewer, Jr.
Ms. Margaret JoAnn Cooper*
Mr. Patrick D. Cupp* and
Mrs. Sandra C. Cupp
Dr. Roger de la Burde*
Mr. Adolph Dehn*
Dr. Fernande A. Gard*
Intergraph Mapping/Geospatial
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 ‘79
Montag Family Foundation
Scottish Rite Foundation of Virginia
Ms. Hazel Winesett ‘38*

Bronze ($100,000 – $249,000)

Mr. Herbert F. Alber and Ms. Margaret F. Winslow ‘63
Dr. David Albig and Dr. Pegeen Albig
Anonymous (4)
Mrs. Jayne Katz Ayers ‘83
BB & T Foundation
Camp Younts Foundation
Mr. Augie Marshall Campanello ‘79*
Anna Gray Cronise ‘53*
Mr. R. Bruce Cunningham and
Mrs. Bonnie B. Cunningham ‘80
The Dominion Foundation
Mr. Charles L. Eaton and Mrs. Mary Jo Eaton
Dr. Joseph Falkinham III and
Mrs. Georgia Anne Snyder-Falkinham
Ms. Dorothy Gillespie*
Thelma Irene Goodykoontz ‘33*
Dr. George A. Gray* and Mrs. Ann Gardner Gray*
Dr. W. Peter Trower and Dr. Marcella J. Griggs ‘84
Mr. Willard Hackerman
Mr. Leonard Harris and
Mrs. Melva Lunceford Harris ‘60
Harvey’s, Inc.
Ms. Virginia Louise Hills ‘42*
Mr. Miles Horton*
Ms. Bonnie Hurlburt ‘58
Mr. Jack M. Jeffers and
Mrs. Patricia A. Jeffers, M.S. ‘87
Ms. Evelyn C. Kimball
Dr. and Mrs. James P. King, Jr.
Dr. James P. King*
Kolla-Landwehr Foundation
Ms. Dale Moore Lee ‘85
Mr. George Logan and
Mrs. Helen Harmon Best Logan ‘95
Ms. Ann K. Lucas
Mr. and Mrs. William C. Lusk, Jr.
Mary Morton Parsons Foundation
Dr. Charles W. McClellan
Ms. Geneva Regina McClung ‘31*
Ms. Sandra Elaine McPherson ‘70*
Dr. Theresa Ann Milon ‘70, M.S. ‘75
Mr. Philip W. Moran and
Mrs. Beverly Johnson Moran ‘69
New River Valley Health Foundation
Mr. Samuel H. Nixon, Jr.* and
Mrs. Nancy Bane Nixon ‘58
Ms. Ruth L. Painter ‘28*
Dr. Fred L. Phlegar
Dr. Myrtle E. Pleune ‘31*
Mr. Peter D. Pruden* and
Mrs. Phyllis Stancil Pruden
Dr. John Ray and Mrs. Nancy Sullivan Ray ‘55
Roanoke Electric Steel Corporation
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
Ms.Maryanne Bocock Stump, N.P. ’34, ‘48*
Dr. Marshall Tessnear and Dr. Pamela Tessnear
The Lazarus Foundation, Inc.
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
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
Mr. Melburn S. Williams and
Mrs. Elizabeth F. Williams
Ms. Ruth W. Williamson*