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, 2020)

$100,000 AND ABOVE

  • Dan and Meg Burnham
  • Roger and Sarah Chrisman
  • The Ann Jackson Family Foundation / Susan and Palmer Jackson
  • Towbes 2002 Trust
  • Zegar Family Foundation
  • Anonymous

$50,000 AND ABOVE

  • Audrey and Tim Fisher
  • Elizabeth Bixby Janeway Foundation
  • LLWW Foundation
  • Joan Rutkowski

$25,000 AND ABOVE

  • Brooks and Kate Firestone
  • Jan and Alison Bowlus
  • Ella and Scott Brittingham
  • David and Deidre Cronenbold
  • Hutton Parker Foundation
  • Emily and Blake Jones
  • Morrie and Irma Jurkowitz
  • Montecito Bank & Trust
  • Samuel B. and Margaret C. Mosher Foundation / Yvette Giller
  • The Walter J. & Holly O. Thomson Foundation
  • Anonymous

$10,000 AND ABOVE

  • Bitsy and Denny Bacon
  • Susie P. and Riley P. Bechtel
  • Wendy and Chris Blau
  • Carsey Family Foundation
  • Tim and Louise Casey
  • Susan and Ray Dingman
  • Connie Frank and Evan Thompson
  • Patricia Gregory, for the Baker Foundation
  • George H. Griffiths and Olive J. Griffiths Charitable Foundation
  • Gary and Susan Miles Gulbransen
  • L. Robert Johnson and Lisa A. Reich
  • Lopker Family Foundation
  • Duncan and Suzanne Mellichamp
  • John C. Mithun and Mercedes Millington
  • The Henry E. and Lola Monroe Foundation
  • Leanne Schlinger
  • Carrie Towbes and John Lewis
  • Dana White

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, 2020)

LA SIERRA CIRCLE:  $5,000 AND ABOVE

  • Deirdre and Will Arntz
  • Michael and Tracy Bollag
  • Linda Stafford Burrows
  • CAMA
  • Diane Dodds and David Reichert
  • Mary Tonetti Dorra
  • Roberta L. Griffin
  • Daniel and Mandy Hochman
  • Sandy Schoolfield and Jon Kechejian
  • William and Jocelyne Meeker
  • Bob and Val Montgomery
  • Mike and Anne Morris
  • Doug and Nancy Norberg
  • Bobbie and Gerry Rubin
  • Mary H. Shambra
  • Sharol and Wayne Siemens
  • Christopher J. Toomey
  • Anne Smith Towbes
  • Carol Wilburn and Charles McClintock

LA CUMBRE CIRCLE: $2,500 AND ABOVE

  • NancyBell Coe and Bill Burke
  • Bobbi and Paul Didier
  • Jackie Inskeep
  • Donald and Diane Jackson
  • Barry and Margaret I. Kemp
  • Stina Hans and Joel Kreiner
  • John and Ellen Pillsbury
  • Ellen Robinson
  • Maryan Schall
  • Prudence and Robert Sternin
  • Marc and Pauline Sylvain
  • Carol Vernon and Robert Turbin
  • Nicholas and Patricia Weber
  • Anonymous

LA LOMA CIRCLE: $1,000 AND ABOVE

  • Howard Racker Adamson, Jr.
  • Barbara Burger and Paul Munch
  • Ian and Denise Burrows
  • Larry and Shelley Coldren
  • Ed and Janet Dewey
  • Margi and Roger Drue
  • Robert and Christine Emmons
  • Dennis Forster
  • Bruce and Kelley Giffin
  • Andrea and Ron Hein
  • Gerhart Hoffmeister
  • Shari and George Isaac III
  • Gina Laun Jannotta
  • Edward A. and Martha A. Kaufman
  • Richard and Connie Kennelly
  • David and Dawn Ligon
  • Ray Link and Jill Taylor
  • Steve and Cindy Lyons / Lyons Family Foundation
  • Sara Miller McCune
  • Alex Pananides and Jan Dunbar
  • Caren Rager and Jim Lichtman
  • Jack and Anitra Sheen
  • Chuck and Missy Sheldon
  • Trudy Smith
  • Patricia Toppel
  • Kathleen Weber
  • Mort and Judy Weisman
  • George and Judy Writer
  • Carolyn and Philip Wyatt
  • Anonymous (2)

THE GRANADA THEATRE ANNUAL FUND

Recognizing contributors who have made an unrestricted gift to The Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts from January 1 through December 31, 2020

$500 AND ABOVE

  • Donald and Terri Bennett
  • Ruth Ann Bowe – Village Properties
  • Bridget Colleary
  • Harry and Helen Fowler
  • Fred and Nancy Golden
  • Karen M. Kahn
  • Daniel and Tone Assjer Meisel
  • Marilyn E. Ryan
  • Les and Maureen Shapiro
  • Lorraine M. McDonnell and M. Stephen Weatherford
  • Anonymous

$250 AND ABOVE

  • Linda Brown
  • Ronald Busch
  • Patricia Coppejans
  • Valerie Harrison
  • Kathryn Lawhun and Mark Shinbrot
  • Michael R. Lewellen
  • Lieberman Family
  • Steven and Marnie Pinsker
  • Scott Reed
  • Charles and Gayle Rosenberg
  • Debra Stewart
  • James and Peggy Swartchild
  • Gary P. Yencich
  • Anonymous (2)

$100 AND ABOVE

  • Richard H. Baldwin
  • Jerome and Dinah Baumgartner
  • Stephen Carlan
  • John S. Carter
  • Patricia Carver
  • Miss Mary Blackwood Collier
  • Dr. and Mrs. Thomas L. Dent
  • Robert and Marilyn Freeman
  • Anne and David Gersh
  • Randall Greer
  • Carolyn P. Hanst
  • David and Julieanne Hybert
  • Von Jansma and Linda Brown
  • Hayley Firestone Jessup
  • Richard and Carole Keller
  • Lynn P. Kirst
  • Terry Kleid
  • Olivier Leclercq
  • Terri and Jack McKeon
  • Linda E. Myers
  • Michael and Ann Padden-Rubin
  • Juli Pippin
  • Gaines Post
  • Karen Prince Fox and Joseph Fox
  • Kostis Protopapas
  • David and Cathy Quenzer
  • Albert Reid
  • Glenn Reisch
  • Traci and Greg Reitz
  • Gary Simpson and Betsy Stivers
  • Tom and Nancy Upton
  • James P. Ware
  • K. Webster
  • Mike Weems
  • Willie the Weasel
  • Anonymous (2)

TRIBUTES

Recognizing contributors who have made honorary or memorial gifts to The Santa Barbara Center for the Performing Arts from July 1, 2019 through December 31, 2020

In Honor of the artists who perform at The Granada and enrich our community
Linda Stafford Burrows

In Memory of Maureen Anderson
Valerie Harrison

In Memory of Barry Berkus
George and Judy Writer

In Memory of Dennis J. Braus
David and Cathy Quenzer

In Honor of Carol Burnett
Robert and Marlene Veloz

In Honor of Dan and Meg Burnham
Barrie Bergman
Jan and Alison Bowlus
Lew and Genevieve Geyser
Stina Hans and Joel Kreiner
Anonymous (2)

In Memory of Gale Busch
Ronald Busch

In Memory Mr. and Mrs. William B. Collier III
Mary Blackwood Collier

In Honor of Haley Conklin
Christopher J. Toomey

In Memory of Jack Dimock
Patricia Carver

In Honor of Mary Tonetti Dorra
Lady Leslie Ridley-Tree

In Memory of d’ Yquem
David and Julieanne Hybert

In Memory of Melba Louise Hendren
Roberta Griffin and Michael Annese

In Honor of Daniel and Mandy Hochman
Amanda Allen

In Honor of Carolyn Hooker
Meghan and Robert Stoll

In Honor of Lisa Kliewer
Michael Kliewer

In Memory of Julie Main
Diane Baskin

In Memory of Lynn Robert Mattison
Lynn P. Kirst

In Honor of Sara Miller McCune
Susan Jordan and Pedro Nava

In Memory of Phyllis Ardese Mozilo
Phyllis and Angelo R. Mozilo Family

In Honor of Paul Munch
Barbara Burger

In Memory of Marcella Rinehart Parker
Ashley Parker Snider

In Memory of Brian Prince
Karen Prince Fox and Joseph Fox

In Memory of Geoffrey Rutkowski
Dan and Meg Burnham
Diane Dodds and David Reichert
Caren Rager and Jim Lichtman
Mort and Judy Weisman
Carol Wilburn and Charles McClintock

In Honor of Joan Rutkowski
Carol Vernon and Robert Turbin

In Tory’s Memory
Carolyn P. Hanst

In Honor of Anne Towbes
Michele and Arnold Brustin Foundation

In Memory of Michael Towbes
David and Dawn Ligon
Lopker Family Foundation

In Honor of Chuck and Merryl Snow Zegar
Barbara and Jon Greenleaf
Elaine and Michael Gray

THE ALHAMBRA SOCIETY

Recognizing our visionary Planned Giving Donors

  • Estate of Julia R. Bates
  • Linda Brown
  • Dan and Meg Burnham
  • Annette and Dr. Richard Caleel
  • Roger and Sarah Chrisman
  • Mary Blackwood Collier
  • Hal Conklin
  • The Cusack Family
  • Mary Tonetti Dorra
  • Estate of Peter M. Dearden
  • Bobbi and Paul Didier
  • Patricia Gregory
  • Roberta L. Griffin
  • Estate of Ardis O. Higgins
  • David K. and Linda K. Hughes
  • L. 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 most distinguished Lifetime Donors as of December 31, 2020

$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
  • Anne and Michael Towbes
  • Towbes 2002 Trust

$1,000,000 AND ABOVE

  • Dan and Meg Burnham
  • Léni Fé Bland
  • Hutton Parker Foundation
  • 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
  • Elizabeth Bixby Janeway Foundation
  • The Lehrer Family Foundation
  • Montecito Bank & Trust
  • 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
  • Linda and Fred Gluck
  • Carla and Stephen Hahn
  • The Girsh and Hochman Families
  • David K. and Linda K. Hughes
  • Nora McNeely Hurley and Michael Hurley
  • Luci and Rich Janssen
  • Herbert and Elaine Kendall
  • Craig and Susan McCaw Foundation
  • Harriet Evelyn Miller Trust
  • Parker and Carolina Montgomery
  • The Outhwaite Foundation
  • The Raintree Foundation
  • Gerry and Barbara Rubin
  • 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
  • Zegar Family Foundation

$100,000 AND ABOVE

  • Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Adams
  • Bitsy and Denny Bacon
  • Susie P. and Riley P. Bechtel
  • 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
  • Audrey and Tim Fisher
  • Paul F. Glenn
  • Gary and Susan Miles Gulbransen
  • Perri Harcourt
  • Estate of Ardis O. Higgins
  • Judith Hopkinson
  • Jerry and Jackie Inskeep
  • L. Robert Johnson and Lisa A. Reich
  • Emily and Blake Jones
  • The Lancashire Family
  • LLWW Foundation
  • 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
  • Richard and Maryan Schall
  • 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
  • Anonymous

$50,000 AND ABOVE

  • Bonnie Sparberg Baas
  • Bitsy and Denny Bacon
  • 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
  • Julianna Dain
  • Lawrence and Betsy Dam
  • Estate of Peter M. Dearden
  • Patty DeDominic and Gene Sinser
  • Mary Tonetti Dorra
  • Gary and Peggy Finefrock
  • Matthew Hillman Fisher Foundation
  • Christine Garvey and George Gelles
  • Roberta L. Griffin
  • Griffiths Charitable Foundation
  • Mary and Douglas Hampson
  • Stanley and Jean Harfenist
  • Mike and Dianne Harrell
  • Melissa and Ralph Iannelli
  • 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.
  • 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
  • Dana White
  • Maureen and Bernard White
  • George and Judy Writer
  • Jim and Beverly Zaleski