Our Donors

This list of generous supporters was current as of March 15, 2020 — before the Covid-19 crisis and the cancellation of the final six shows in our season. Many thanks to these amazing contributors who made our 2019-2020 Season possible. For a list of contributors to our “Unexpected Intermission” (which began on March 16th) and “The Intermission Show”, please click HERE.

Benefactors

The sustaining donors listed below have each made cumulative cash gifts totaling more than $25,000 since 2008. We are so grateful for their continuing support.

Libbie Agran
The Moca Foundation, Mary L. Bianco
The Bostrom Family
Diane Blakeslee Brocato
Sharynn & Jerry Chirpich
City of San Luis Obispo
The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County
Kathy Coull
Kate Hines & Bryce Engstrom
Phyllis & Robert Frank
The Hind Foundation
The Hughes Charitable Foundation
Laura Hopkins
Carol Kiessig
Gina Kirk
Bette Kulp
Dianne N. Long
Catherine & Richard Luckett
Susan Minker
Pam & Mitch Nichter
Linda & Roy Rawlings
Jane & George Roach
Ann Robinson
Michael & Maryellen Simkins
Deborah & Robert Stewart
Marty Claus & Chip Visci

Individual Donors

These individuals and families have made generous donations to our annual fund, making professional live theatre possible all year long in downtown San Luis Obispo.

Donations of $100 or more, made between May 1, 2019 and March 15, 2020, are listed here and in our playbill. Questions about your listing? Please contact Communications & Development Director Patty Thayer.

Emerald

Pam & Mitch Nichter
Ann Robinson*

Angels

Carol Kiessig
Gina Kirk
Catherine & Richard Luckett*
Jeanette & Larry Meek
Susan Minker
Phyllis Momtazee-Snelling
Linda & Roy Rawlings
James P. Sargen
Kenneth E. Schwartz Family Trust
Marty Claus & Chip Visci

Executive Producers

Mary L. Bianco
The Bostrom Family
Kathy Coull
Kate Hines & Bryce Engstrom
Phyllis & Robert Frank
Luanne & Fabrizio Griguoli
Jerry Boots & Cricket Handler
Toni & Craig Kincaid*
Karen S. Kolba, MD
Bette Kulp
Jeanne & Lawrence Lovelace
Mike Lyons & Dick Morse
Linda Ozawa Olds & Jeff Olds
Maryellen & Michael Simkins
Robert & Deborah Stewart
Christine & Bob Williams

Producers

Anonymous
Libbie Agran
Gary Lawson & Tom Ammon
Sue & Rod Beckett
Ann & David Bernhardt
Carol & Ray Boche
Diane Borad-Mirken
Lynette & Cliff Branch
Shasta & Thomas Brander
Carol Burkhart
Sorina Carabeth, MD
Art & Lynn Chenen
Sharynn & Jerry Chirpich
Ken & Candice Craig
Deborah & Martin Craven
Jayne & Stephen Devencenzi*
Wendy & Keith George
Gary & Muriel Harkins
Deborah Adams & Michael Howard
Jill Anderson & Steven Jobst
Ermina Karim
Martha Michalojko Kettelkamp
Margaret King
Dianne N. Long
Brendan V. & Kathryn L. McAdams
Julia Ann Meyer
Carol MacCurdy & Thomas Nuckols
D’Elaine & Mike Patrick
Jay & Nicole Raftery
George & Jane Roach
Wilda Rosene*
Shelia Patterson & Arlene Sackman
Janet Salter
Joan Gellert- Sargen
Marcia Scott
Patty Shipsey
Carol & Ingrid Siegel
Beverly & Jim Smith
Judy Stark
Rick & Jill Stollmeyer*
Cindy Green & John Thomas
Beverly Tracy
Su & Ke-Ping Tsao
Ellie & Jermaine Washington
Minke WinklerPrins
Rosh Wright

Directors

Ken Woodruff & Bette Bardeen*
Carola and Allen Bundy
Diane Dekker Clausen
Annika & John Clements
Joy Swann Cottle
Anonymous
Marianne & Vince Fonte
Daniel Freeman
Marilyn & Larry Gardner
Alan Pietsch & Shelagh Garren*
Gail Gresham
Victoria Grostick
Gina & David Hafemeister
Anonymous
William & Ingrid Kelly
Barbara & Stephen LaSalle
John & Marcia Lindvall Fund
Kathleen Long
Kathy & Rodger Mastako
Diane & Pat McKeague
Judy & DK Philbin
Linda & Barney Reitner
Joyce Seligson
Ann L. Spencer

Stars

Craig & Susan Armstrong
John & Rebecca Baer
Mary Baiamonte
Nancy Bull
Ed & Lorene Cabrera
Grace Crittenden
Sharon & John Dobson
Darlene & Len Essig
Barbara George
Nancy Grant
Jeanie & Andy Greensfelder
Carole & Robert Grosse
Robin Hayward
Pam & Bob Hyland
Carl Nelson & Denise Larsen
Bob & Ginny Latta
Leslie McKinley
Patricia McNamara
Sharon & Jerry Melson
Kevin Casey & Mike Mesker
June Minikel
Michael & Susan Moats
Don & Nancy Norton
Barbara-Jo Osborne
Virginia Palmer
Cathy & Steve Pepe
Susan Piel
Jeff Stein & Linda Seifert
Lynn Shaw
Deb & John Spatafore
Alaine & Rich Steuk
Mary & David Stornetta
Bettina Swigger
Neal MacDougall & Denise Taylor
Tom Weiss
Deborah & Jim Whitson

Stage Managers

George & Doris Abraham
Betty Lou Alvarado
John & Trish Ashbaugh
Anonymous
Jody Barker
Nellie Beecher
Vivian & Barry Branin
Barbara Boom
R. David Bowlus & Beverly Boyd
Barbara Brebes
Jennifer & Jeff Carey
Jessica & Christian Carlberg
Mary Ciernia
Brian & Erin Clausen
Larry & Donna Coffey
Timothy Cottle
Yvonne Cryns
Wendy Daly
Rachael & David Drake
Dori Duke
John & Sandy Dunn
Anna & Frank Ebner
Sherry Eiselen
Brenda & Ed Ellingen
Donald & Marguerite Erickson
Jonathan Fellows
Raye Fleming
Marilou Gamst
Jim McConaghy & Michelle Gaudette
Jacqui Ghosin
Judith & David Gibbs
Carol & Saul Goldberg
Colleen Murphy & Monica Grant
Joy & Ralph Hanson
Muriel & Gary Harkins
Nancy Hatfield
Marcia & Daniel Hawthorne
Rich & Margaret Hendrickson
Cheryl Hertan
Dolores Herzog
Naomi Hoffman
Karen A. Jackson
Cynthia & David Javitz
Bob & Dee Jones
Gail Kammermeyer
Deborah Lagomarsino
Claretta & Roger Longden
Debbie Maloney
Anita Martin
Chris Cary & Joel McCormick
Bonnie McIvor
The McIvor-Hall Family
Janet & David McLaughlin
Dick & Heidi McPherson
Marlys McPherson
Jean & Matt Moelter
Philip Richard Morris
Elias & Ruth Nimeh
Leila Norman
Karen O’Grady for Maj. John O’Gratta
Erin Ogren
John & Roberta Ozanich
Don & Ricki Pace
Gail & David Padolsky
Michael & Christy Palmer
Carol & William Parente
Virginia Pekar
Marlene Peter
Zandi & Greg Peters
Bill & Lana Richmond
BK Richard & Emily Rosten
Lynne R. Ruedy
Joanne & Philip Ruggles
Karen Russell
Anonymous
Michele & Bill Schuler
Annette & Peter Schlosser
Carol & Warren Sinsheimer
Jon Sterner
Pat Stevens
Thomas & Linda Stuermer
Kenneth & Nancy Thompson
Mary Blackler & Phil Wagner
Nancy Weber
Danna Weidner,
Janice Fong Wolf
Kathleen & Dale Wolff
Marion & Paul Wolff
Marta & John Zanghi
Russ & Margo Zink

Business & Foundation Donors

Many thanks to these local businesses, foundations and the City of San Luis Obispo whose in-kind and cash donations contribute to the continuing success of SLO REP.

Diamond Circle

City of San Luis Obispo

Emerald Corporate Sponsors

New Times
Subplot Studio

Angels

Better Business Financial Services
Coastal Peaks Coffee
Digital West Networks
Jamba Juice Central Coast
KSBY-TV
RyLo Media Design
The Community Foundation San Luis Obispo County*

Executive Producers

Bryce Engstrom: Architect
Films for Good, Christine & Bob Williams
IMPO International
Janssen Youth & Youth Sports Fund*
Mechanics Bank*
Harold J. Miossi Charitable Trust*
The Moca Foundation, Mary L. Bianco
Barbara-Jo Osborne*
Villaggio at San Luis Obispo

Producers

7 Sisters Brewing Co.
August Ridge Vineyards
Central Coast Brewing Co.
Filipponi Ranch, Cronologie Wines
Opolo Vineyards
Pacific Gas & Electric Co.
Poor Richard’s Press
Saxby Winery & Vineyard
Via Vega Vineyards

Stars

Boeing Aerospace Company
The Scoular Company

Directors

McConnell, Manit & Trout Insurance Services
Ng and Ng Dental and Eyecare, Daniel & Priscilla Ng

Stars

Boeing Aerospace Company
RRM Design Group

Stage Managers

Masquerade Dance*


*Indicates donors to the Academy of Creative Theatre

Special Remembrances

In Honor of Mary Bianco, Susan Minker & Ann Robinson
Sharon & John Dobson

In Memory of Ron Burkhart

Anonymous
Catherine Blaney
Rick & Karen Bull
Carol Burkhart
Kay Cementina
John Cribb
The Fidopiastis Family
Susan M. Fong
Kevin Harris
Pam Hester
Amanda Rose Johnson
Gina Kirk
Lisa Langere
Barbara Schoenike & Stephen LaSalle
Kata and Dave Linfield
Catherine & Richard Luckett
Suzy Newman
Janet E. Nichols
Lacey & Danielle McNamara
Yvonne Ogren
Greg & Zandi Peters and Family
Shelagh Garren & Alan Pietsch
Ralaine Ramer
Michael & Maryellen Simkins
Carol & Bob Swain
Tierra Adorada District, California Federation of Women’s Clubs
Patty & David Thayer
The Vander Weele Family
Sandra & Dennis Wormley
Kerry DiMaggio & Luke Wallace
Lester Wilson

In Memory of Bob Bostrom
The Bostrom Family

In Memory of Matthew Cottle
Colleen Murphy & Monica Grant
Marcia Scott
Karen Valdez
Nancy Hatfield
Joy Cottle
Jeff & Linda Cottle
Timothy Cottle
Richard & Catherine Luckett

In Memory of Dorothy DeVries
Vivian & Barry Branin
Robert DeVries
Anne Julian
Peggy & Bill Kelley
Chris Cary & Joel McCormick
Janet & David McLaughlin
Linda Porter
Jane & George Roach
Russ & Margo Zink

In Honor of Dianne Long
Gail Gresham

In Honor of Richard Luckett’s Birthday
Barbara Harsch

In Memory of Virginia McCutcheon
Ginny Palmer

In Memory of Laura McNamara
Patricia McNamara

In Honor of Michael Simkins
Lynne R. Ruedy

In Memory of Bill Snelling
Phyllis Momtazee-Snelling

In Honor of Richard & Alaine Steuk
Judy Stark

In Memory of Bruce C. Stuart
Bob & Susan Detweiler
Michele & Frank Fagundes
Phyllis & Robert Frank
Sandy Volfi & Dianne Hinton
Lind Marine, Inc.
Catherine & Richard Luckett
Miedema, Inc., Kathy & Lykele Miedema
Barbara-Jo Osborne
The Scoular Company
Patty & David Thayer
Thomas & Patricia Trutna

In Honor of Beth and PJ Wagner
Wendy Daly

In Memory of Carol Weiss
Karen S. Kolba, MD
Tom Weiss

All donations listed have been pledged or received as of March 15, 2020. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this list. If you have any questions about your listing, please contact Patty Thayer.


Make a Donation

For more information about sponsorship opportunities, or for any other questions, please contact:

Patty Thayer
Communications and Development Director
(805) 781–3889 x15
PO Box 122
San Luis Obispo, CA 93406