Contributors

THE PREMIER PATRONS SOCIETY

Recognizing our most distinguished Annual Giving Donors
Listing below is for contributions of $10,000 or more made from January 1 through December 31, 2018

$100,000 AND ABOVE

  • Roger and Sarah Chrisman
  • Sara Miller McCune
  • Towbes 2002 Trust

$50,000 AND ABOVE

  • Dan and Meg Burnham
  • Audrey and Tim Fisher
  • Hutton Parker Foundation
  • The Ann Jackson Family Foundation / Susan and Palmer Jackson
  • Elizabeth Bixby Janeway Foundation
  • Montecito Bank & Trust
  • SAGE Publishing
  • Sharol and Wayne Siemens

$25,000 AND ABOVE

  • Central Coast Wine Classic
  • Lillian Lovelace
  • The Walter J. & Holly O. Thomson Foundation
  • Zegar Family Foundation

$10,000 AND ABOVE

  • Michael and Tracy Bollag
  • Ed and Nori Brown
  • Carsey Family Foundation
  • Tim and Louise Casey
  • The Cusack Family
  • Susan and Ray Dingman
  • Matthew Hillman Fisher Foundation
  • Connie Frank and Evan Thompson
  • Linda and Fred Gluck
  • Patricia Gregory, for the Baker Foundation
  • George H. Griffiths and Olive J. Griffiths Charitable Foundation
  • Gary and Susan Miles Gulbransen
  • Daniel and Mandy Hochman
  • Robert Johnson and Lisa A. Reich
  • Emily and Blake Jones
  • Morrie and Irma Jurkowitz
  • Herbert and Elaine Kendall
  • Chris Lancashire and Catherine Gee
  • Dorothy Largay and Wayne Rosing
  • Lopker Family Foundation
  • John C. Mithun and Mercedes Millington
  • The Henry E. and Lola Monroe Foundation
  • Bob and Val Montgomery
  • Alex Pananides and Jan Dunbar
  • Bob and Ruth Reingold
  • Bobbie and Gerry Rubin
  • Joan and Geoffrey Rutkowski
  • Santa Barbara County Arts Commission
  • James and Stephanie Sokolove
  • Prudence and Robert Sternin
  • Dana White
  • UC Santa Barbara
  • Anonymous

THE LUMINARIOS SOCIETY

Recognizing our outstanding Annual Giving Donors
Listing below is for contributions of $1,000 or more made from January 1 through December 31, 2018

LA SIERRA CIRCLE:  $5,000 AND ABOVE

  • Bitsy and Denny Bacon
  • Wendy and Chris Blau
  • Marlys and Ron Boehm
  • Marcia and Jamie Constance / WWW Foundation
  • Melody and Jon DuPrau
  • Ted and Adrian Erler
  • Roberta L. Griffin
  • Henning and Grethe Jensen
  • Shirley and Seymour Lehrer / The Lehrer Family Foundation
  • Gisele and Brian McDermott
  • Samuel B. and Margaret C. Mosher Foundation / Ed and Sue Birch
  • Gretchen and Jack Norqual
  • Mary H. Shambra
  • Dody and Eric Small
  • Theater League / Theater ROcKs
  • Anne Smith Towbes
  • Carol Wilburn and Charles McClintock

LA CUMBRE CIRCLE: $2,500 AND ABOVE

  • Ella and Scott Brittingham
  • Hal and Haley Conklin
  • Mary Tonetti Dorra
  • Jackie Inskeep
  • Donald and Diane Jackson
  • Luci and Rich Janssen
  • Sandy Schoolfield and Jon Kechejian
  • Kath Lavidge and Ed McKinley
  • Joel A. and Sheila Mendelsohn
  • Doug and Nancy Norberg
  • Caren Rager and Jim Lichtman
  • Dorothy Roberts
  • Ellen Robinson
  • Jack and Anitra Sheen
  • Trudy Smith
  • Craig and Kirsten Springer
  • Jim and Denise Taylor
  • Christopher J. Toomey
  • Nicholas and Patricia Weber
  • Joann Younger
  • Anonymous

LA LOMA CIRCLE: $1,000 AND ABOVE

  • Howard Racker Adamson, Jr.
  • Ali Ahlstrand of Trattoria Mollie
  • Deirdre and Will Arntz
  • Helene and Jerry Beaver
  • Leslie and Philip Bernstein
  • Bryant & Sons Jewelers
  • Catherine Cash
  • Yolanda Clements
  • Larry and Shelley Coldren
  • Ed and Janet Dewey
  • Bobbi and Paul Didier
  • Diane Dodds and David Reichert
  • Roger and Margi Drue
  • Robert and Christine Emmons
  • Brooks and Kate Firestone
  • Dennis and Patty Forster
  • Patricia and Frank Goss
  • Mike and Dianne Harrell
  • Shari and George Isaac III
  • Peter and Gerd Jordano
  • Edward A. and Martha A. Kaufman
  • David and Dawn Ligon
  • Ray Link and Jill Taylor
  • Steve and Cindy Lyons / Lyons Family Foundation
  • Robert and Siri Marshall
  • William and Jocelyne Meeker
  • Betsey and John Moller
  • Carol Peterson
  • John and Ellen Pillsbury
  • Steven and Marnie Pinsker
  • Judith R. Piper
  • Steve Randolph and Patrice Ryan
  • Brett Matthews and Ginger Salazar
  • Maryan Schall
  • Nancy Schlosser
  • Chuck and Missy Sheldon
  • Robert L. Skinner and Meghan White-Skinner
  • Meghan and Robert Stoll
  • Barbara Stupay
  • Marc and Pauline Sylvain
  • Barbara Tellefson
  • April Thede
  • Patricia Toppel
  • Carol Vernon and Robert Turbin
  • Robert R. and Sandra L. Urquhart
  • Carolyn and Philip Wyatt
  • Anonymous (2)

THE GRANADA THEATRE ANNUAL FUND

Recognizing contributors who made an unrestricted gift to The Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts from January 1 through December 31, 2018

$500 AND ABOVE

  • David Asbell and Denise Dannemiller
  • George and Sharon Bifano
  • Kim Cantin
  • Gary and Peggy Finefrock
  • Constance Gillies
  • Fred and Nancy Golden
  • Thomas J. Harriman and Frances A. Kennett
  • Jeffrey and Hollye Jacobs
  • Gina Laun Jannotta
  • Susan Van Abel and Eric Oltmann
  • Lee and Marla McNally Phillips
  • Roger and Diana Phillips
  • Santa Barbara Foundation
  • John and Suzanne Steed
  • Carrie Towbes and John Lewis
  • David, Carey and Mia Zimmerman
  • Anonymous (2)

$250 AND ABOVE

  • Roger and Polly Bookwalter
  • Baillie Brown
  • Barbara Burger and Paul Munch
  • Ron and Gale Busch
  • Stephen Carlan
  • Patricia Carver
  • James Chrismen
  • Patricia Bivans Dixon and Howard Jay Smith
  • Richard B. Fortune
  • The Frascella Vigna Family
  • Randall Greer
  • Penny Jenkins
  • Michael R. Lewellen
  • Donny, Kim and Jesse Lieberman
  • Eric P. Melbardis
  • Dana and Sharon Morrow
  • Kristi Newton and Joseph Beban
  • Kris Rehler and Dennis Hanson
  • Glenn Reisch
  • Nanci Robertson
  • Charles and Gayle Rosenberg
  • Marilyn E. Ryan
  • Irene and Mel Sahyun
  • Les and Maureen Shapiro
  • Jennifer and Jason Siemens
  • Debra Stewart
  • James and Peggy Swartchild
  • Mark and Meg Thies
  • Kathleen Weber
  • Barbara White
  • Karen and Ross Williams
  • Walt and Rachel Wilson
  • Gary P. Yencich
  • Anonymous

$100 AND ABOVE

  • Laurie Ashton
  • Diane Baskin
  • Kay Baumbach
  • Jerome and Dinah Baumgartner
  • Donald and Terri Bennett
  • Peter Bonner
  • Ian and Denise Burrows
  • Vikki Cavaletto
  • Mary Blackwood Collier
  • Gwen and Rodger Dawson
  • Dr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Dent
  • Marilyn Dove
  • Ann Edmonston
  • James and Jane Ferguson
  • Charles and Pattie Firestone
  • Jonathan Fox
  • Anne and David Gersh
  • Theodore Hoehn and Beverly Wesner-Hoehn
  • Alexander W. Hornblower
  • David and Julieanne Hybert
  • Von Jansma and Linda Brown
  • Sharon Keigher
  • Stina Hans and Joel Kreiner
  • Kathryn Lawhun and Mark Shinbrot
  • Russ and Pam Lombardo
  • Doug Lorch
  • Jim D. Machen
  • Kathy Meyer
  • Ronnie Morris
  • Linda E. Myers
  • Robert and Leila Noel
  • Michael and Ann Padden-Rubin
  • Patagonia
  • Albert Reid
  • Barbara J. Ross
  • Paula Rudolph, Ph.D.
  • Marcia G. Sandground
  • Albert and Anne Santorelli
  • Marijo Schleis
  • Nancy and Mike Sheldon
  • Ryan and Angela Siemens
  • Gary Simpson and Betsy Stivers
  • Kelly Summers
  • Mark Svenningsen
  • Sydney and Peter Tredick
  • Eduard Van Wingerden
  • Stephen R. Warner
  • Neil Weinrich

TRIBUTES

Recognizing honorary or memorial contributions made from January 1 through December 31, 2017

In Memory of Jack Dimock
Patricia Carver

In Memory of Jane Ferguson
James Ferguson

In Honor of Kenny Loggins
Barbara Tellefson

In Honor of Pam and Karl Lopker
Anonymous

In Honor of Sara MIller McCune
Dorothy Largay and Wayne Rosing
Anonymous

In Honor of Sara Miller McCune and Mike & Anne Towbes
Central Coast Wine Classic

In Honor of Dr. Craig Springer
David Asbell and Denise Dannemiller

In Honor of Michael and Anne Towbes
Carolyn and Philip Wyatt

In Memory of Michael Towbes
Bryant & Sons Jewelers
Lopker Family Foundation
Marcia G. Sandground

In Honor of Merryl Zegar’s service on Granada Board
John and Suzanne Steed

THE ALHAMBRA SOCIETY

Recognizing contributors who have chosen to include The Granada Theatre in their estate plans.

  • Estate of Julia R. Bates
  • Linda Brown
  • Dan and Meg Burnham
  • Annette and Dr. Richard Caleel
  • Roger and Sarah Chrisman
  • Hal Conklin
  • The Cusack Family
  • Bobbi and Paul Didier
  • Mary Tonetti Dorra
  • Estate of Peter M. Dearden
  • Patricia Gregory
  • Roberta L. Griffin
  • Estate of Ardis O. Higgins
  • David K. and Linda K. Hughes
  • Robert Johnson and Lisa A. Reich
  • The Lancashire Family
  • Philip and Lee Marking
  • Sara Miller McCune
  • Estate of Harriet Miller
  • Kristi Newton and Joseph Beban
  • The O’Connor Family
  • Eric and Nina Phillips
  • Marla McNally Phillips
  • Adele Rosen
  • Joan and Geoffrey Rutkowski
  • Sharol and Wayne Siemens
  • Craig and Kirsten Springer
  • Robert and Prudence Sternin
  • Anne and Michael Towbes
  • Dr. and Mrs. H. Wallace Vandever
  • Carol Wilburn and Charles McClintock

THE VISIONARIOS SOCIETY

Recognizing our generous lifetime leadership donors.

$5,000,000 AND ABOVE

  • Roger and Sarah Chrisman
  • Morrie and Irma Jurkowitz
  • Jon and Lillian Lovelace
  • The Wendy P. McCaw Foundation
  • Sara Miller McCune
  • City of Santa Barbara
  • Towbes 2002 Trust
  • Anne and Michael Towbes

$1,000,000 AND ABOVE

  • Dan and Meg Burnham
  • Léni Fé Bland
  • The Ann Jackson Family Foundation / Palmer and Susan Jackson
  • John C. Mithun and Mercedes Millington
  • SAGE Publishing
  • Anonymous

$500,000 AND ABOVE

  • Ella and Scott Brittingham
  • Andrew and Helen Burnett
  • Patricia Gregory, for the Baker Foundation
  • Hutton Parker Foundation
  • Elizabeth Bixby Janeway Foundation
  • The Lehrer Family Foundation
  • Samuel B. and Margaret C. Mosher Foundation / Ed and Sue Birch
  • Santa Barbara Foundation
  • Herb and Bui Simon
  • Ed Snider
  • Anonymous

$200,000 AND ABOVE

  • David and Lyn Anderson / Hollis Norris Fund
  • Victor K. Atkins, Jr.
  • Ed and Nori Brown
  • William and Kathryn Calise
  • David and Deidre Cronenbold
  • The Cusack Family
  • Brooks and Kate Firestone
  • Audrey and Tim Fisher
  • Carla and Stephen Hahn
  • The Girsh and Hochman Families
  • David K. and Linda K. Hughes
  • Luci and Rich Janssen
  • Herbert and Elaine Kendall
  • Craig and Susan McCaw Foundation
  • Harriet Evelyn Miller Trust
  • Montecito Bank & Trust
  • Parker and Carolina Montgomery
  • The Outhwaite Foundation
  • The Raintree Foundation
  • Joan and Geoffrey Rutkowski
  • Sharol and Wayne Siemens
  • Betty J. Stephens
  • Prudence and Robert Sternin
  • The Walter J. & Holly O. Thomson Foundation
  • Dr. and Mrs. H. Wallace Vandever
  • Volentine Family Foundation
  • Wallis Foundation

$100,000 AND ABOVE

  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Adams
  • Barry Berkus and Family
  • James S. Bower Foundation
  • Linda Brown
  • Annette and Dr. Richard Caleel
  • Carsey Family Foundation
  • Tim and Louise Casey
  • Damitz, Brooks, Nightingale, Turner and Morrisset
  • Christine and Reece Duca
  • Robert and Christine Emmons
  • Robert and Margo Cohen Feinberg
  • Paul F. Glenn
  • Linda and Fred Gluck
  • Gary and Susan Miles Gulbransen
  • Perri Harcourt
  • Estate of Ardis O. Higgins
  • Judith Hopkinson
  • Nora McNeely Hurley and Michael Hurley
  • Jerry and Jackie Inskeep
  • Robert Johnson and Lisa A. Reich
  • The Lancashire Family
  • The Marquis Family
  • Mark and Heather Melchiori
  • Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp
  • John and Kathleen Moseley
  • The Phyllis and Angelo R. Mozilo Family
  • Alex Pananides and Jan Dunbar
  • Ashley Parker Snider, Eli Parker and the Fess Parker Family
  • Performing Arts Scholarship Foundation
  • Eric and Nina Phillips
  • Lee and Marla McNally Phillips
  • Diana and Simon Raab
  • Ivan and Genevieve Reitman
  • Rhonda and Larry Sheakley
  • Jack and Anitra Sheen
  • Harold Simmons Foundation
  • Southern California Edison
  • Walter J. and Mary Jean Thomson
  • The Towbes Group Team
  • Terri Trevillian
  • Alice Tweed Tuohy Foundation
  • Elizabeth Firth Wade Endowment Fund
  • Marsha and Bill Wayne
  • Nicholas and Patricia Weber
  • Carol Wilburn and Charles McClintock
  • Alice Willfong

$50,000 AND ABOVE

  • Bonnie Sparberg Baas
  • Bitsy and Denny Bacon
  • Ms. Lynn Ballantyne
  • Helene and Jerry Beaver
  • Susie P. and Riley P. Bechtel
  • Gary and Mary Becker
  • Arlene and Barrie Bergman
  • Marlyn Bernard Bernstein
  • Leslie and Philip Bernstein
  • Deborah and Peter Bertling
  • Michael and Tracy Bollag
  • Gay Browne
  • Virginia Castagnola-Hunter
  • Childress Family
  • Carnzu A. Clark
  • Mr. and Mrs. Jamie W. Constance / Godric Foundation
  • Lawrence and Betsy Dam
  • Estate of Peter M. Dearden
  • Patty DeDominic and Gene Sinser
  • Mary Tonetti Dorra
  • Gary and Peggy Finefrock
  • Julianna Friedman
  • Christine Garvey and George Gelles
  • Roberta L. Griffin
  • Mary and Douglas Hampson
  • Stanley and Jean Harfenist
  • Mike and Dianne Harrell
  • Melissa and Ralph Iannelli
  • Emily and Blake Jones
  • David Kaplan / NAL Capital
  • Gretchen Lieff
  • Judith Little
  • Eli and Leatrice Luria
  • Stuart and Lore Mabon
  • Bernard J. MacElhenny, Jr. and Joan C. Benson
  • Philip and Lee Marking
  • William and Jocelyne Meeker
  • Kendall A. and Mary Lloyd Mills
  • Bob and Val Montgomery
  • Maryanne Mott and Herman Warsh
  • The O’Connor Family
  • Jo Pender-Sweeney and Dr. Donal Sweeney
  • The Ceil and Michael E. Pulitzer Foundation, Inc.
  • Gerry and Barbara Rubin
  • Richard and Maryan Schall
  • Henry Schimberg and Marjorie Layden
  • Jean and Barry Schuyler
  • James and Stephanie Sokolove
  • Clifford W. and Juliette Sponsel
  • Kay and Theodore Stern
  • Diane and Selby Sullivan
  • Tenet Healthcare Foundation
  • Susanne and Gary Tobey Family Foundation
  • Union Bank
  • United States Department of Education
  • Maureen and Bernard White
  • George and Judy Writer
  • Jim and Beverly Zaleski
  • Zegar Family Foundation