2015 From the Top Gala Supporters

From the Top thanks the following contributors for their generous gifts made to the 2015 From the Top Gala between July 1, 2014 and June 30, 2015. For more information about the 2016 From the Top Gala, contact Kara O’Keefe at kokeefe@fromthetop.org or 617.437.0707 x125.


Presenter $50,000+

Adage Capital Management, L.P.

Producer $25,000 – $49,999

The Baupost Group, L.L.C.

Elizabeth and Phill Gross

Klarman Family Foundation

Announcer $10,000 – $24,999

Amy and David Abrams


Tom and Lisa Blumenthal

Diane Currier and Bill Mayer

Eran and Yukiko Egozy

Corinne and Tim Ferguson

Marcella Fischer and Jonathan Schwartz+

Frieze Family Foundation, a Donor Advised Fund of the Combined Jewish Philanthropies of Greater Boston, Inc.


Nancy and Richard Lubin

Janet and John Pattillo

Jeffrey F. Rayport and Hillary Hedges Rayport

Stephen Shapiro and Amy Attas

Gerald and Susan Slavet

Alicia and Stephen Symchych

U.S. Trust, Bank of America Private Wealth Management

Arthur M. Winn

$5,000 – $9,999

Anonymous (2)

Kent and Marie-José Baum

Kate Bermingham

Deborah and John Chipman

The Lost & Foundation, Inc. / The Curme Family

Jennifer and Edward Hurley-Wales

Lesley and Ben Inker

Marie and Parker Llewellyn

Frances G. Pratt and Harold I. Pratt

Cecelia and Steve Roberts

The Spector Fund at the Boston Foundation

Lisa Utzinger Shen and Dong Shen

$1,000 – $4,999

Lisa Amaya Price

Anonymous (6)

John and Jamie Atkins

Automatic Data Processing Matching Gift Program

Jill Block and Wade Rubinstein

Sarah and Peter Blum

Community Connections Foundation, Inc.

Dr. Amiel Cooper and Dr. Lori Adcock

Andrea Coville and John Brodeur

Michael Dornbrook

Mark Ethier

Janet and Mark Fagan

Susan and David Fedo

David Feigenbaum and Maureen Meister

Fish & Richardson P.C.

Guy and Pam Forman

Connie and Michael Fulenwider

Patty and Paul Gannon

Sheila and Irwin Heller

John and Pamela Humphrey

Elizabeth Hunnewell

Adele L. Kaplan

Dan and Sherry Kasper

Dr. and Mrs. Dicken Ko

Lizbeth and George Krupp

Judy and Richard Lappin

Elaine and Robert LeBuhn

Karen S. Levy

Anne and Paul Marcus Family Foundation

Erica and Robert Mason

Fumi and Kako Matsumoto

Duncan and Kathleen McIntyre

Judith Banker Mehrling

Nadine and Peter Mowschenson

Kathy and Joe O’Donnell

Nancy Perkins and John Arata

Lia and Bill Poorvu

Lindsay E. Roberts and Richard W. Shepro

Linda Senecal

Sue and Joel Sherman

Elizabeth Sikorovsky

Fredericka and Howard Stevenson

Peter H. and Jane C. Talbot

Dora Vell

Janet and Dean Whitla

Denise Widman

Yiyan Zhou and Roger Wu

$500 – $999

Dr. Peter Banks

Steven R. Berger

Ellen Cabot and Matthew Watson

Lucy Chie and Justin Campbell

Angela and Michael Cirami

Lorene D’Angelo

Jane Fox

David Friend and Margaret Shepherd

Grantham, Mayo, Van Otterloo & Co. LLC Matching Gifts Program

Marcia Head

Kendall Press*

Catherine and Robert Lachenauer

Cynthia and William Marcus

Max Ultimate Food*

David W. and Laura D. Peterson

Rachel and Joel Reck

Kimberlee Schumacher, Combined Jewish Philanthropies

Gregory and Miriam Sheehan

Sonia and Jason Silverman

Jodi Sufrin and Roy Einhorn

Anthony Tjan and Laura Murray-Tjan

United Technologies Matching Gift Program

Patricia and Howard Wilson

Katherine Yoder


*in-kind gifts and services

+ deceased