Donor Wall 2017-08-23T12:02:14+00:00

Donor Wall

The NJC acknowledges the following alumni, faculty and friends for their generosity. This list reflects donations received between January 1 and December 31, 2016. If you are interested in donating to the NJC, please contact Jeanne Hill at (800) 25-JUDGE or hill@judges.org.

“Better-educated judges assure justice for clients and our fellow citizens. Freedom in America depends on well-educated judges.”

— Kim Dean Hogrefe
Chair, NJC Board of Trustees – 2017

Cornerstones

  • American Bar Association – $225,000
  • State of Nevada – $86,952

Pillars of Justice ($5,000+)

Independence Circle ($50,000+)

  • Laura and John Arnold Foundation

Freedom Circle ($25,000–$49,999)

  • E.L. Cord Foundation
  • ExxonMobil Corporation
  • NV Energy Corporation and Foundation
  • Mrs. Stacie Mathewson

Liberty Circle ($15,000–$24,999)

  • J. F Maddox Foundation
  • Trustee Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Esq.
  • Kaul Foundation
  • Mr. Samuel S. Lionel, Esq.
  • Trustee Wm. T. (Bill) Robinson, III
  • Trustee Matt Sweeney, Esq.

Justice Circle ($10,000–$14,999)

  • Civil Justice Reform Group
  • International Academy of Trial Lawyers Foundation
  • Mr. John F. Barrett
  • Mrs. Kim Sinatra, Esq.
  • Helen Roberti Charitable Trust
  • Mr. Irwin A. Molasky
  • South Carolina Bar Foundation
  • Robert Z. Hawkins Foundation
  • M. R. Bauer Foundation

Honor Circle ($5,000–$9,999)

  • Mr. A. Clifford Edwards, Esq.
  • Trustee Ann T. Field, Esq.
  • Mrs. Dale K. Raggio
  • Mr. David J. Beck, Esq.
  • Fennemore Craig Jones Vargas
  • Mr. Jason Wilson
  • Mr. John L. Holcomb, Esq.
  • Ms. Patricia K. Rocha, Esq.
  • Mr. Rew R. Goodenow, Esq.
  • Trustee Robert L. Parks, Esq.
  • Mr. Roman Silberfeld, Esq.
  • Mr. Saul A. Wolfe, Esq.
  • The Charles H. Stout Foundation
  • The Clinton H. and Wilma T. Shattuck Charitable Trust
  • Wynn Resorts, Limited
  • Judge Steven L. Smith
  • Trustee Mark G. Tratos, Esq.
  • Mr. Irwin Kishner, Esq.

Annual Donors

Diamond Gavel Circle ($2,400–$4,999)

  • American Board of Trial Advocates, Tampa Chapter
  • Rawle & Henderson, LLP
  • Prof. Ronald R. Hofer
  • William G McGowan Charitable fund, Inc.
  • Hon. Karen L. Hunt
  • Hon. Gary L. Clingman
  • Blank Rome, LLP
  • Trustee Robert Hunter, Esq.
  • Hon. Don R. Ash
  • Winstead PC

Platinum Gavel Circle ($1,000–$2,499)

  • Ms. Ann P. Wilkinson
  • Chad C. Schmucker
  • Jeanne M. Hill
  • Dean Daniel W. Hamilton
  • Pisanelli Bice
  • Freking & Betz, LLC
  • Mr. Herb Santos, Jr., Esq.
  • Hon. J. Scott Vowell
  • Hon. James M. Redwine
  • Trustee Kim D. Hogrefe, Esq.
  • Hon. Larry J. Craddock, Jr.
  • Ms. Lydia I. Beebe
  • Trustee Mary-Margaret Anderson
  • Trustee Norma Barnes-Euresti, Esq.
  • Trustee Peter Bennett, Esq.
  • Mr. Peter C. Neumann, Esq.
  • Trustee Peter J. Neeson, Esq.
  • Philip G. Satre
  • Project REAL
  • Mr. Robert Gabrielli
  • Hon. Robert V. and Virginia Payant
  • Hon. Sophia H. Hall
  • State Bar of Nevada
  • Mr. William O. Whitehurst, Esq.
  • Hon. Janet J. Berry
  • Hon. Peter E. Schoon, Jr.
  • Hon. Michael D. D. Jacobs, Esq.
  • Baker, Donelson, Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC
  • Mr. Carl and Ellen Naumann
  • Hon. James D. Rogers
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Aetna Foundation
  • Hon. Daniel P. Ryan

Crystal Gavel Circle ($500–$999)

  • Ms. Barbara J. Molasky
  • Mr. David Chesnoff, Esq.
  • Mr. Douglas Unger
  • Hon. Earl G. Penrod
  • Mr. James E. Coleman, Jr., Esq.
  • Hon. James G. Blanchard, Jr.
  • Ms. Janet G. Abaray, Esq.
  • Hon. Karl B. Grube
  • Ms. Katheryn Yetter, Esq.
  • Dr. Kenneth D. Robinson
  • Justice Michael A. Cherry
  • Hon. Patrick Flanagan
  • Sen. Richard H. Bryan, Esq.
  • Hon. Robert C. Halbritter
  • Hon. Robert T. Pfeuffer
  • Hon. Steven D. Olmstead
  • Trustee Toni E. Clarke
  • Trustee Walter L. Sutton, Jr., Esq.
  • Mr. William J. Brunson, Esq.
  • Hon. James E. Kelley
  • Hon. W. Scott Donaldson
  • Hon. Stephen S. Goss
  • Mr. Albert Pagni, Esq.
  • Mrs. Joy Lyngar
  • Trustee John M. Vittone
  • Judge Joseph J. Maltese
  • Hon. William G. Meyer
  • Trustee Matthew Martin

Golden Gavel Circle ($250–$499)

  • Hon. Charles A. Shaw
  • Dr. Dan W. Bolton, III
  • Hon. David Waxse
  • Hon. George D. Varoutsos
  • Hon. George H. Boyett
  • Hon. George N. Hardesty
  • Dr. Gordon I. Zimmerman, Ph.D.
  • Judge Gregory Holiday
  • Hon. Hugh D. Hayes, Jr.
  • Hon. Ida K. Chen
  • Hon. Idee C. Fox
  • Mr. Jack H. Olender, Esq.
  • Hon. James A. Manley
  • Judge James B. Malloy
  • Judge James H. McGuinness, Jr.
  • Hon. Jane D. Fishman
  • Judge Jeffery W. Kelley
  • Hon. Jerry M. Vanderhoef
  • Hon. Joe E. Basenberg
  • Mr. John A. Tarantino, Esq.
  • Mr. John F. Muffler
  • Hon. Joseph E. Cirigliano
  • Hon. Ken M. Kawaichi
  • Mr. Kenneth J. Bolen
  • Hon. Maureen A. Skerda
  • Hon. Melvin M. Menegat
  • Ms. Nancy N. Yeend
  • Hon. Olin W. Shinholser
  • Hon. Patrick B. Augustine
  • Judge Philip P. Taylor
  • Hon. Philip S. Straniere
  • Mr. Rich Worthington
  • Hon. Richard Cisneros
  • Hon. Robert D. Lewis
  • Hon. Terry L. Thurbon
  • Hon. Thomas C. Warren
  • Chief Judge Thomas J. Lanphear
  • Hon. William C. Carpenter
  • Hon. Wallace R. Hoggatt
  • Judge John P. Bessey
  • Hon. Bruce E. Moore
  • Hon. Carol A. Eckersen
  • Bailey Kennedy LLP
  • Hon. Bobby R. McGee
  • Trustee Christopher T. Whitten
  • hon. Douglas G. White
  • The Guido A. and Elizabeth H. Binda Foundation
  • Mr. Patrick Grimes
  • Mr. Robert Arum
  • Hon. Ronald D. Parraguirre
  • Ms. Shelley Berkley
  • Hon. Cynthia L. Brewer
  • Hon. James A. Morrow
  • Hon. Jess B. Clanton, Jr.
  • Hon. Daniel L. Perry
  • Hon. William G. Kelly
  • Hon. Kathleen Delany
  • Hon. Mark T. Sanchez
  • Hon. Robert E. Rose
  • Hon. Robert E. McBeth
  • Hon. John S. Kennedy
  • Hon. Toni T. Boone
  • Mr. Howard Zandman, C.P.A.
  • Hon. Joseph M. Troy
  • Hon. Nancy S. Tabor
  • Hon. Neil E. Axel
  • Hon. Andre M. Davis
  • Hon. Thomas L. Williams

Silver Gavel Circle ($125–$249)

  • Keith Starrett
  • Steven D. McMorris
  • Joseph R. Sawyer
  • Duane R. Harves
  • Bruce S. Mencher
  • Hannes Meyers
  • Dennis D. Conway
  • Gilbert V. Indeglia
  • Steven F. Pflaum
  • H. Harrison Braxton
  • Lewis Nixon
  • Steven J. Oeth
  • Reba A. Page
  • Rodger C. Harris
  • W. T. Minahan
  • David W. Nelson
  • Frederic B. Rodgers
  • Michael J. Cassidy
  • Charles R. Cloud
  • Jeffrey D. Jeffries
  • Eric L. Dillow
  • Gareth W. Rosenau
  • Patricia Lynch
  • Joseph (Joe) P. Hardy
  • Tara A. Osborn
  • Tim Sulak
  • Christine Folsom
  • Eugene C. Griffith
  • G. Paul Bollwerk
  • Ben W. Hooper
  • Philip T. Kyle
  • Glen C. Anderson
  • Perry O. Johnson
  • John W. Kennedy
  • Robert C. Lovell
  • William F. Morgan
  • Peggy F. Hora
  • Jennifer Gee
  • Randall J. Davis
  • David R. Sweat
  • Samuel D. Natal
  • Leslie C. Nichols
  • Angela E. Roberts
  • Steven Evans
  • George A. Pagano
  • David A. Anderson
  • Janet R. Burnside
  • Anthony J. Baratta
  • James Cox
  • Stephen E. Howard
  • Thomas E. Spahn
  • Scott Bergstedt
  • William D. Old
  • Michael J. Devine
  • Linda S. Fidnick
  • Kevin C. Myers
  • Janice F. Breckenridge
  • Leslie G. Parraguirre
  • Joe Hardy
  • Pearl Gallagher
  • Matthew Watson
  • Susan Shetter
  • Elizabeth A. Starrs
  • A. Kimberly Papillon Toure
  • Kelly E. Tait
  • E. Maurice Braswell
  • Elizabeth A. Lippitt
  • Penny J. White
  • Franklin Cruz
  • Marcia K. Walsh
  • Philip S. Hollman
  • Ronald T. Moon
  • Steven A. Wise
  • Philip M. Pro
  • Frank Gafkowski
  • Marilyn R. Melton
  • Robert G. Dickinson
  • William S. Colwell
  • Teresa P. Rankin
  • F. Michael Goodbee
  • Margaret R. Guzman
  • Alisa Sparkia-Moore
  • Jeffrey P. Crabtree
  • Carter O. Bise
  • David M. Gersten
  • Sherrill Ellsworth

Bronze Gavel Circle (Up to $124)

  • Franklin M. Kang
  • Philip M. Kirk
  • William L. Boulden
  • Ronald E. Spivey
  • Dennis A. Gorman
  • Cindy N. Pollock
  • Kimberly Christopherson
  • Tony F. Sanchez
  • Haskell M. Pitluck
  • Thomas E. Sims
  • Anthony J J. Vardaro
  • William H. Carver
  • Edward D. Cohen
  • David M. Kenworthy
  • Elizabeth H. Drews
  • Frederick C. Cohen
  • William L. Wellons
  • William D. Yarborough
  • Thomas A. Connors
  • Cindy L. Wilson
  • Bruce Fox
  • Gregory D. Smith
  • Juneal C. Kerrick
  • Kristin Rosi
  • Felicia Corbin Johnson
  • Michael J. Chmiel
  • Steven Newton
  • Sheena Britschgi
  • Bryan D. Walker
  • Jonathan Woodman
  • Ed Miller
  • David I. Brochstein
  • Marc P. Picker
  • Daniel S. El-Dweek
  • Thomas E. Cheffins
  • David E. Melcher
  • Cristina Sanchez
  • Louis H. Schiff
  • Allen Reel
  • Robert E. Beach
  • E. Duane Daugherty
  • Robert J. Boylston
  • Paul P. Heffernan
  • Allen E. Brennecke
  • Greg K. Nakamura
  • Frank M. Lario
  • James S. Chenault
  • Philip L. Arnaudo
  • Lynn L. Lightfoot
  • Andrew J. Hairston
  • Kelley B. Adams
  • Marshall A. Snider
  • Thomas R. Lett
  • Bruce T. Gatterman
  • Ted Gest
  • Robert A. Rosenberg
  • Joe L. Hegel
  • Brian M. O’Leary
  • Louis Thayer
  • Samuel McVey
  • Paul D. Julien
  • Carl B. Ingram
  • Henry R. Reeve
  • Walter J. Brudzinskik
  • David F. Bortner
  • Susan Formaker
  • David A. Kimberley
  • Brian Vandenzen
  • Thomas McAvoy
  • Michael Tupper
  • Edward Benavidez
  • Lonnie Shodeen
  • Gloria Sturman
  • Roger H. Peters
  • Christopher P. Yates
  • Ann M. Butchart
  • Barbara A. Hatfield
  • William Cobb
  • Kathryn Hanson
  • Howard A. Kalfus
    Robert C. Krabill
  • Pamela A. Shirley
  • James M. Takos
  • Julie P. Verheye
  • Michael J. Willson
  • Katherine K. MacDonald
  • Donna P. Berlin
  • Diana Van De Car
  • Steve D. Townsdin
  • Allen E. Sommer
  • Larry G. Sage
  • Wade Naramore
  • Suzette Carlisle
  • Bruce E. Schroeder
  • Jan W. Morris
  • Bruce A. Wilcox
  • Tracy L. Henry
  • Bise O. Carter
  • Roger G. Strand
  • Gerald W. VandeWalle
  • George H. Allen
  • Leon Burns
  • Allene H. Lindstrom
  • Joseph N. Crowley
  • Richard S. Gebelein
  • Joe W. Brown
  • Muriel M. Bartlett
  • Robert T. Colby
  • Barry Mahoney
  • Roger M. Young
  • Sheila M. Murphy
  • Charles M. McCullough
  • Marjorie G. Smith
  • Michael A. Silverstein
  • John P. Sande
  • Raymond J. Gordon
  • Harriet E. Cummings
  • David R. Harrison
  • John M. Antosz
  • Charles R. Greenacre
  • S. Carolyn Wilson
  • Janette A. Bertness
  • Vito P. Geroulo
  • Lisa S. Van Amburg
  • Edward C. Clifton
  • Glenn S. Hara
  • Daniel J. Crothers
  • Douglas W. Golden
  • Robert Montgomery
  • Talmage Carter
  • Christopher E. Acker
  • Paul L. Reiber
  • Jon M. Barnwell
  • Phillip K. Sinclair
  • Lin M. Billings-Vela
  • Melanie Matsui
  • Roger L. Forando
  • Michael Vallejos
  • Ronald Jansen
  • John P. Capuzzi
  • Steve Darnell
  • Angel Kelley Brown
  • Gary W. Davis
  • Theresa C. Timlin
  • Daniel Schally
  • Ann Morgan
  • James B. Osborn
  • Dyan Medeiros
  • David Wurm
  • Michael Goodbee
  • Dallas De Lowe
  • Ramon Acosta
  • Michael Pemberton
  • Tracy Nutall
  • Yulia Volaska
  • John T. Lu
  • Debra Watlington
  • Geoffrey Hall
  • Jena Cohen
  • Harold L. Stewart
  • Michael P. Stockstead
  • Phyllis W. Kotey

In Honor of

In Honor of Hon. Albert J. Snite

  • Hon. Ann M. Butchart

In Honor of Ms. Betty Morgan (NJC Staff)

  • Hon. Cynthia L. Brewer

In Honor of Ms. Jennifer M. Garrett

  • Hon. George N. Hardesty

In Honor of Hon. Michael E. McMaken

  • Hon. George N. Hardesty

In Honor of Hon. Ben J. Esch

  • Hon. Glen A. Anderson

In Honor of Hon. Jon Mark Weathers

  • Hon. Keith Starrett

In Honor of Hon. Chad C. Schmucker

  • Hon. Peggy F. Hora (Ret.)

In Honor of Hon. Larry J. Gist

  • Hon. Robert T. Pfeuffer

In Honor of Mr. James & Rita Henry

  • Hon. Tracy L. Henry

In Honor of Lelia Baum Hopper

  • Judge Angela E. Roberts

In Honor of Hon. Chad C. Schmucker

  • Mr. John F. Muffler

In Honor of Sharon Ehlert (NJC Staff)

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq

In Honor of NJC Course Admin

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq

In Honor of Muriel Bartlett & Brenda Pardini (NJC Staff)

  • Mr. Michael Jacobs, Esq

In Honor of Hon. Karl B. Grube

  • Mr. Ronald Jansen

In Honor of Mr. Donald P. Smith, Jr.

  • Ms. Marjorie G. Smith

In Honor of Justice William H. Erickson

  • Prof. Henry R. Reeve

In Memory of

In Memory of Mr. Leonard Manino, Sr.

  • Hon. Bruce S. Mencher

In Memory of Mr. Gordon & Elizabeth White

  • Hon. Douglas G. White

In Memory of Mr. Jim & Mary Ann Williams

  • Hon. Duane R. Harves

In Memory of Mr. John Hyde

  • Hon. Michael J. Willson

In Memory of Hon. Dave B. Babbitt

  • Hon. Philip T. Kyle

In Memory of Mrs. Lovell R. Olender

  • Mr. Jack H. Olender

In Memory of Hon. Arthur A. Gladstone

  • Mr. Kenneth J. Bolen

In Memory of Ms. Lynda S. Folk

  • Mrs. Kelley Bradshaw Adams

William J. Raggio Endowment

  • Mr. Albert Pagni, Esq.
  • Ms. Ann Morgan, Esq.
  • Mrs. Dale K. Raggio
  • Mr. Joe W. Brown, Esq.
  • Mr. John P. Sande, III, Esq.
  • Dr. Joseph N. Crowley, Ph.D.
  • Sen. Richard H. Bryan, Esq.
  • William G McGowan Charitable fund, Inc.

Payant Endowment

  • Mr. Joseph R. Sawyer
  • Mrs. Jeanne Hill

The NJC is a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational organization. Tax ID #942427596. Gifts are tax-deductible as provided by law.