2016 From the Top Gala Supporters

From the Top thanks the following contributors for their generous gifts and pledges made to the 2016 From the Top Gala between July 1, 2015 and June 30, 2016. For more information about the 2018 From the Top Gala, please contact Rebecca Reiner at 617.437.0707 x 120 or rreiner@fromthetop.org.


Presenter ($50,000+)

Adage Capital Management, L.P.

Producer ($25,000-$49,999)

The Baupost Group, L.L.C.

Elizabeth and Phill Gross

The Klarman Family Foundation

Announcer ($10,000-$24,999)

Amy and David Abrams

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


The Lost & Foundation, Inc. / The Curme Family

Nancy and Richard Lubin

Janet and John Pattillo

Jeffrey F. Rayport and Hillary Hedges Rayport

Stephen Shapiro and Amy Attas

Susan and Gerald Slavet

Alicia and Stephen Symchych

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



Jennifer and Edward Hurley-Wales

Bill and Lia Poorvu

Harold I. Pratt and Frances G. Pratt

Cecelia and Steve Roberts

The Jonathan Schwartz and Marcella Fischer Charitable Fund

The Spector Fund at The Boston Foundation



Tara Amaral

Gareth Amaya Price and Lisa Amaya Price

Judy Banker Mehrling and Perry Mehrling

Jose R. Berrios

Deborah and John Chipman

Community Connections Foundation, Inc.

Dr. Amiel Cooper and Dr. Lori Adcock

Janet and Mark Fagan

Susan and David Fedo

David Feigenbaum and Maureen Meister

Corinne and Tim Ferguson

Fish & Richardson P.C.

Guy and Pam Forman

Constance and Michael Fulenwider

Edward Goldberg

Nathan Hayward III

Marcia Head

Sheila and Irwin Heller

Pamela and John Humphrey

Elizabeth Hunnewell

Adele L. Kaplan

Steven and Ali Kassels

Ellie Kyung

Elaine and Robert LeBuhn

Marie and Parker Llewellyn

Anne and Paul Marcus Family Foundation

Claire Muhm and Rory O’Connor

Kathy and Joe O’Donnell

Suzanne Priebatsch

Marie and Mark Schwartz

Carole and Peter Segal

Sue and Joel Sherman

Elizabeth Sikorovsky

Fredericka and Howard Stevenson

Peter H. and Jane C. Talbot

Michael Thurber

Dora Vell

Janet and Dean Whitla

Denise Widman

Sidney and Deanna Wolk

Drs. Leester Wu and Carolyn Shih

Anonymous (2)


Steven Berger

Edward Boesel

Charity Brown and Robert Banker

Ann Eldridge and Robert Neer

Thomas Flannery

Paul Ford

Catherine and Robert Lachenauer

Annette and Michael Miller

David W. and Laura D. Peterson

Linda Sallop and Michael Fenlon

Sonia and Jason Silverman

Antonio Viva and Maria Freda

Anonymous (2)


Jason Amos

Shirley Barkai

Anne Beresford and Timothy Banker

Jodi and Sadie Beznoska

Yvonne Brooks & Njioma Grevious

Michael Burak

Dillon Buss

Martin and Bonnie Chanzit

Douglas Chene

Katie and Charlie Cimet

Dianne Collazo

Vivien Cord and Ed McClure

Michael Dahlberg

Maria Denslow

Rosalind Ewalt

Jimmy and Leslie Gallant

Howard Goldstein

Andrea and Christopher Green

Emma M. Greene

Matthew Griffing

Katherine Hall Page and Alan Hein

Andrew Heyward

Anne Hildreth

Eun-Mee and William Hong

Su and Myong Joun

Christopher J. Karpinsky

Nancy Krieger

Emily Laird

Sandra Leacock

Nicole Leonard and Tomás McElwain

Annie and Andrew Lippman

Georgia Lyman

Julie Mallatt

Tania Malven

Nancy Mastroianni

D’ondria and Joseph Maxwell

Lee Miller

Parul Patel

Harry Philip

Colette Phillips

Victor Pouw

Pauline Procopy

Tami and David Rich

Lynne Rutkin

Melissa Saalfield

Mary and Edward Sholkovitz

John and Melinda Shumway

Jonathan Stanley

Jill Strominger

Anthony Tjan and Laura Murray-Tjan

Claudia and Andy Veitch

Andrea Weiss

Pamela and Philip Weitzel

Jo Wellins

Nicole Wittlin

Sarah Ziegler

Anonymous (7)


*in-kind donation