dean wang and donors
Volume 13, Issue 3

Honor Roll of Donors

dean wang and donors
Dean and University Librarian Xuemao Wang poses with student donors.

The University of Cincinnati Libraries gratefully recognizes the generosity and foresight of our donors – alumni, faculty, staff and many friends, including corporations and foundations – who understand the importance of how an excellent library system is crucial to the academic and research success at UC. We extend our heartfelt thanks to the following individuals and organizations whose generous contributions of $100 or more help to sustain the operations and endowments of the UC Libraries. This list reflects support received from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014, and cumulative giving for donors at lifetime recognition levels.

Lifetime Donors

McMicken Tower Society – Visionary (cumulative $1,000,000 to $4,999,999)

  • Roger Chalkley, PhD
  • Estate of Victor and Odette Haas
  • Dr. Donald C. and Laura M. Harrison
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark S. Schlachter
  • Margaret K. and Michael D. Valentine

McMicken Tower Society – Benefactor (cumulative $250,000 to $499,999)

  • Mrs. Joann C. Cazden
  • Dr. and Mrs. Randle H. Egbert, Jr.
  • The Thomas J. Emery Memorial
  • John Hauck Foundation
  • Nancy M. Lorenzi, PhD and Robert T. Riley, PhD
  • Estate of Elizabeth A. Martin

McMicken Tower Society – Founder (cumulative $100,000 to $249,999)

  • Anonymous
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute
  • Estate of Francis L. Loewenheim
  • Mrs. Judith L. Lucas and Daniel N. Lucas, MD
  • Marge and Charles J. Schott Foundation
  • Mrs. Nancy L. Schlemmer
  • Dr. Else L. Schulze
  • Wyeth-Lederle Vaccines and Pediatrics

Annual Donors

McMicken Club – Diamond (annual $50,000 to $99,999)

  • Dr. and Mrs. C. Nelson Melampy
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark S. Schlachter

McMicken Club – Gold (annual $10,000 to $24,999)

  • Dr. and Mrs. Creighton B. Wright

McMicken Club – Silver (annual $5,000 to $9,999)

  • Robert A. and Marian K. Kennedy Charitable Trust
  • Mrs. Judith L. Lucas and Daniel N. Lucas, MD

McMicken Club – Bronze (annual $2,500 to $4,999)

  • Dr. and Mrs. William A. Altemeier III
  • Dr. and Mrs. Randle H. Egbert, Jr.
  • Stanley T. Garber, MD Obstetric Fund of the Greater Cincinnati Foundation
  • Mr. Samuel C. Ingraham III
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard I. Lauf
  • David G. Taft Foundation

McMicken Club – Copper (annual $1,000 to $2,499)

  • Anonymous
  • Eula L. Bingham, PhD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stanley L. Block
  • Dr. and Mrs. William B. Camm
  • Roger Chalkley, PhD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Philip M. Diller
  • Mr. Robert W. Dorsey
  • Mrs. Mary L. Graviss
  • Ms. Doris A. Haag
  • Mrs. Fritzi N. Heidt
  • Valerie Hotchkiss, PhD and David H. Price, PhD
  • William E. Hurford, MD and Lesley I. Gilbertson, MD
  • Drs. Tom D. and Marianne F. Ivey
  • Mr. and Mrs. David A. Jordan
  • Drs. Richard and Laura Kretschmer
  • Mr. Stephen A. Marine
  • Victoria A. Montavon, PhD and James M. Myers
  • Gerald and Lorna Newman
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stephen J. Pomeranz
  • Mr. and Mrs. William W. Schick
  • Dean Xuemao Wang and Ms. Weihong Yang
  • Dr. and Mrs. Dennis B. Worthen

Friends (annual $100 to $999)

  • Anonymous (3)
  • Ms. Mary E. Arata
  • Dr. and Mrs. Robert B. Arnold
  • Ms. Pamela L. Bach
  • Ms. Susan Banoun
  • Mr. Richard A. Beck, AIA
  • Miss Patricia A. Beresford
  • Mary Ellen Betz
  • Gregory G. Boren, MD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Richard C. Bozian
  • Dr. Marvin G. Brook
  • Dr. and Mrs. Charles A. Browning, Jr.
  • Mr. Daniel L. Burke
  • Mr. and Dr. Harold R. Byers
  • Ms. Denise C. Carpenter
  • Mr. Michael E. Clements
  • Mr. T. J. Crawford
  • Mr. and Mrs. Sean R. Crowe
  • Judith and Roger Daniels
  • Dr. and Mrs. Rank O. Dawson, Jr.
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stewart B. Dunsker
  • Friedrich Fluerenbrock, Ph.D.
  • Miss Janet B. Ganim
  • Kristi A. Nelson, Ph.D. and Stewart Goldman
  • Mr. Daniel D. Gottlieb
  • Hank and Jeannette Greeb
  • Alan L. Guttman, M.D.
  • James A. Helmsworth, M.D.
  • Dr. Dane O. Heuchemer
  • Mr. Richard A. Hildebrand
  • Ms. Arlene M. Johnson
  • Mr. William T. Johnson
  • Nancy E. Huth, MD and Col. Raymond D. Jones
  • Rabbi and Mrs. Bruce E. Kahn
  • Steven M. Kahn, M.D.
  • Srinivasan Krishnamurthy, Ph.D.
  • Dr. and Mrs. Irwin Light
  • Robert F. Littlehale, M.D.
  • Mr. and Mrs. William S. Mattingly
  • Ms. Joanne Mayfield-Williams
  • Ms. Mary Anne McMillan
  • Mr. Sebastian Moena
  • Ms. Stephanie M. Parker
  • Mr. and Mrs. James J. Pfaller
  • Ms. Holly A. Prochaska
  • Mr. Richard A. Puff
  • Mrs. Regine W. Ransohoff
  • Charles L. Rich, M.D.
  • Dr. Ingrid M. Ritschel
  • Bonnie McNeely Rowe, M.D.
  • Mr. and Mrs. James J. Ryan
  • Mr. and Mrs. Vincent F. Sansalone
  • Ms. Frances Way Schafer
  • Vinton E. Siler Memorial Fund
  • Dr. and Mrs. Theodore W. Striker
  • Ms. Linda K. Ter Haar
  • Mr. Charles A. Thrall and Mrs. Sally A. Simmons
  • Unquotes Club of Cincinnati
  • Mr. and Mrs. James F. Van Mil
  • Mr. H. Howard Walters
  • Steven M. Warshauer, Ph.D.
  • Mr. Keith W. Weyler
  • Mrs. Beatrice R. Winkler
  • Dr. and Mrs. Robert Auer Wolf
  • Mr. Steven Zimmerman
  • Dr. Julia Zwiebel

Herman Schneider Legacy Society

The Herman Schneider Legacy Society was founded in 1993 to honor visionary individuals who help to ensure the future excellence of UC through planned gifts. It is with deep appreciation we recognize our members of this prestigious group:

  • Mrs. Marquita M. McLean
  • Merlyn P. McClure
  • Miss Elizabeth A. Martin
  • Francis L. Loewenheim
  • Nancy M. Lorenzi, PhD and Robert T. Riley, PhD
  • Dr. Maurie D. Levine
  • Jules I. Klein, MD
  • Arthur G. and Marthe L. King
  • Victor and Odette Haas
  • Mr. and Mrs. L. Ronald Frommeyer
  • Donald H. Foster, PhD
  • Mary M. Clift-Cheevers
  • Roger Chalkey, PhD
  • Marion A. Brown, PhD
  • Mrs. Fern R. Brickweg
  • Dr. and Mrs. Stanley L. Block
  • Miss Anita E. Bettan
  • Dr. I. Leonard and Miriam G. Bernstein
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Nelson Melampy, MD
  • Mrs. Marjorie Motch
  • Milton Orchin, PhD
  • Dr. Daniel J. Ransohoff
  • Dr. and Mrs. George Rieveschl, Jr.
  • Mr. and Mrs. Mark S. Schlachter
  • Dr. Else L. Schulze
  • David L. Sterling, PhD
  • Mr. and Mrs. Richard H. Stevens
  • John K. Stewart, PhD
  • Cecil Striker, MD
  • Dr. and Mrs. Donald C. Wellington

If you would like to support the UC Libraries, please contact Christa Bernardo at The University of Cincinnati Foundation. She may be reached at (513) 556-0055 or via e-mail at

Every attempt has been made to produce a complete and accurate list of donors. If any mistakes have been made, corrections are welcome at (513) 556-0055.