This list celebrates cumulative giving to any CMCI fund, department or center of $1,000 or more during the recent academic year (July 1, 2020, to June 30, 2021).

Learn more and join the Dean’s Leadership Society, or contact us with any questions.

Supporting CMCI
Charitable support from alumni, parents and friends played a critical role in CMCI’s first five years and is important for continued success. Please consider a gift today.


Send checks payable to the University of Colorado Foundation to:

University of Colorado Foundation
P.O. Box 17126
Denver, CO 80217

Please add a note designating your gift for CMCI.

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Dean's Cabinet

$100,000 and up

  • Thom Kuhn (Jour’81) and Dianne O’Connell
  • Joan Payden
  • Dottie Roberts Scholarship Foundation
  • Bill and Kathy Scripps
  • Cindy Scripps
  • Scripps Howard Foundation
  • Stewart Family Foundation
  • Heidi Wagner (Jour’86)
  • Walton Family Foundation


$50,000 to $99,999

  • Estate of Chandler and Melitta Bergen
  • Tana Schultz


$25,000 to $49,999

  • Carol and John Berg
  • Eutopia Foundation
  • Google Inc.
  • David Kleiman (PhDComm’73)
  • Peter Lasser (Comm’76) and Cynthia Potter
  • Natalie (Mktg’91) and Todd Pickup
  • Alan (Comm’74) and Cheri Rubin


$10,000 to $24,999

  • Active Interest Media
  • The Elizabeth and Barets O. Benjamin Charitable Foundation
  • Barbara and Bill Burgess Jr.
  • Bob Craig and Karen Tracy
  • Peter (Advert’83) and Wendy DeLuca
  • Harbor Lights Foundation
  • Heidi (Advert’72) and Randy Keogh
  • Nonie Lann (Jour’48)
  • Brian (Jour’11) and Erin Schroy
  • George (Fin’88) and Kimberly Tarlas
  • TEGNA Foundation


$5,000 to $9,999

  • Cactus Inc.
  • Shelly (Comm’92) and Brian Hendry
  • Katherin (Jour’59) and Duane Howell
  • Dabney and Jim Pierce
  • Winfried Schmitz

Dean’s Circle

$2,500 to $4,999

  • Kevin Corke (Jour’88; MJour’02)
  • The Education Private Foundation
  • John Estabrook (Advert’75)
  • Chris Fowler (Jour’85) and Jennifer Dempster
  • The Hearst Foundation
  • Linda Shoemaker (Jour’69) and Steve Brett
  • Janet Takeyama (Jour’66)
  • Dan Wilson (Comm’93)


Dean’s Club

$1,000 to $2,499

  • Chris Bittman (Advert’85) and Kenda Noble (Psyc’82)
  • Philip (Hist’80) and Susan Brilliant
  • Catherine (Jour’81) and Curtis (Acct’81) Brown
  • Brian Cameron (Comm’08)
  • Laurie Cantillo (Jour’80)
  • Kim Christiansen (Jour’84) and Greg Feith
  • Doug Claussen (MJour’93)
  • Mike Davies (Jour’94)
  • Renae Foxhoven (Advert’82) and Degan Hambacher (CivEngr’80; MEngl’83)
  • Rebecca Frank (Jour’71) and George Orbanek (MJour’75)
  • Jean Garland (Jour, Fren’77, Law’82) and Bruce Byers
  • Holly Gauntt (Jour’84)
  • Kelly (Advert’97) and George Graziadei
  • Doug (Jour’83) and Katherine Hochstadt
  • David Jackson (Advert’86)
  • Amy (Comm’92) and Clark Jones (Acct’91)
  • Rich (MJour’99; PhDMediaSt’07) and Danielle Khleif
  • Moyra Knight (Jour’91) and Michael MacLean
  • John Leach (Jour’74; MA’79) and Deborah Ross (Jour’79)
  • Stephanie (Advert’85) and Craig Marchesi
  • John D. Meyer (Jour’71)
  • Robin (Jour’78) and Dara Miles
  • Marybelle and Paul Musco
  • Jim (Mktg’85) and Suzanne (Span’86) Packer
  • Peaks Strategies LLC
  • George J. & Elizabeth Park Robinson Trust
  • Dan and Lynne Russell
  • Gina and Jeff Shannon
  • Norm (Advert’71) and Dawn Shearer
  • Kirk Siegler (Jour’00)
  • Dylan Steele (Jour, Anth’06)
  • Chuck Stilwell (Jour’70; MA’73)
  • Tim (Advert’86) and Jennifer Tomasik
  • Barbara and Paul Voakes
  • Bill Weintraub
  • Tim (Jour’91) and Valerie (MBA’99) Wieland

We strive to provide a complete and accurate list. Please contact us should you notice an error or omission.