Fenimore Society

Members of the Fenimore Society support the museum at the highest level. These leadership donors make an enormous impact with their gifts. Thank you to all the Fenimore Society members for all you do to bring exceptional art to the community.

Thomas and Christine Berk
Jane Forbes Clark
Robert and Nellie Gipson
Mr. and Mrs. Robert S. Hanft
Mr. and Mrs. Gates Helms Hawn
Dr. and Mrs. William W. LeCates
Jacqueline B. Mars
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas O. Putnam
Mr. and Mrs. Alexander J. Shields

$10,000 – $24,999
Robert and Doris Fischer Malesardi
Mr. Tom Morgan & Ms. Erna Morgan McReynolds
Mr. Thomas Simpson
Lady Juliet Tadgell and Dr. Christopher Tadgell
Mr. Frank Tosto 

$5,000 – $9,999
Mrs. Gemma S. Hall and Ms. Angelica Romano
Mr. and Mrs. Edward P. Landers
Ms. Judy Lewent and Mr. Mark Shapiro
Dr. Jeffrey Pressman and Dr. Nancy Kollisch
Mr. and Mrs. Byron F. Thomas, Jr.

$2,500 – $4,999
Mr. Lou Allstadt and Ms. Melinda Hardin
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew M. Blum
Marc and Elaine Bresee
Mr. Dick Button
Robert and Raphaela Consigli
Allison and W. Keyes Hill-Edgar
Mr. Keith J. Fulmer & Dr. Terry T. Fulmer
Mr. and Mrs. Gary Glynn
Dr. and Mrs. Lewis L. Hamilton
Vera and Pepi Jelinek
The Honorable and Mrs. M. Langhorne Keith
Mrs. Joan Leventhal
Mr. and Mrs. George H. Meyer
Ms. Esther Nelson and Mr. Bernd Ulken
Mr. and Mrs. James L. Northrup
Dr. Donald Pollock
Mr. Pierce S. Sioussat and Mrs. Abigail Ross Sioussat
Mr. and Mrs. John B. Stetson
Dr. and Mrs. Michael Zahn

$1,000 – $2,499
Ms. Annon C. Adams
Ms. Kathy Allen and Ms. Barby Allen
Dr. Jacqueline M. Atkins and Dr. Edward G. Atkins
Mr. and Mrs. Harold C. Buckingham, Jr.
Mrs. Joan R. Butler
Dr. Paul S. and Anna T. D’Ambrosio
Lucy and Mike Danziger
Mrs. Phyllis B. Dunning
Mr. Thomas Edwards
Mrs. Karen M. Elting
Dr. and Mrs. Douglas Evelyn
Ms. Andrea K. Fallek
Ms. Kathleen Flanagan and Mr. Tim O’Donoghue
Mr. Richard Friedberg and Ms. Elisabeth Searles
Ms. Susan Glaser and Mr. Roy Glaser
Mr. and Mrs. Steven D. Glazer
Mr. Lucius Gotti
Mr. and Mrs. Stephen M. Gotwald
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Graham
Mr. Charles T. Hage and Mrs. Ursula Hage
Mona Harris
Dr. Elizabeth B. Harvey
Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Holbrook
Mr. and Mrs. James Howarth
Beth and Graham Humes
Ms. Susan J. Huxtable
Mr. Arnold Jungkind
Dr. Marilynn Karp
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Katz
Paul Kellogg
Ms. Elizabeth Ketterson and Mr. Robert Graepel
Mr. Charles B. Kieler
Mrs. Suzanne Kingsley
Mr. and Mrs. Alan Leist, Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Levine
Mr. and Mrs. William Lewis
Dr. and Mrs. Roger MacMillan
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Mahon
Mr. and Mrs. George P. Mahoney
Mr. W. David McCoy and Mrs. Millington F. McCoy
Dr. Bertine McKenna and Mr. Patrick McKenna
Magda and Gus Mininberg
Mr. and Mrs. J. Michael Moffat
Dr. and Mrs. Thomas Older
Ms. Margaret Bouslough Parsons
Mr. and Mrs. James C. Plowden-Wardlaw
Mr. Albert Pylinski
Jerry and Marisabel Raymond
Dr. and Mrs. William Richtsmeier
David and Nancy Russell
Mr. John Sanford and Mrs. Ellen H. Sanford
Ms. Nettie Jean Scarzafava and Ms. Angela A. Duina
Mr. and Mrs. Robert B. Schlather
Mr. and Mrs. Loren Schreiber
Ms. Bradley Goodyear Smith
Mrs. Patricia Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Edward W. Stack
Mr. and Mrs. Ken Steigelman
Dr. and Mrs. William Streck
The Honorable Ellen R. Tillapaugh and Honorable Gary M. Kuch
Dawn and Alfred Tinger
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Thompson
Ms. Lucy Townsend
Mrs. Rose C. Wadsworth
Mr. and Mrs. Hugh K. Webster
Francesca Zambello and Faith Gay


Corporate, Foundation and Government Support

Thank you to the following organizations and corporations who generously support our mission at Fenimore Art Museum. Your support truly makes a difference.

The Clark Foundation
Eugene V. and Clare E. Thaw Charitable Trust
New York State Education Department
The Mr. and Mrs. Raymond J. Horowitz Foundation for the Arts
The Scriven Foundation
The Tianaderrah Foundation

$25,000 – $49,999
C.J. Heilig Foundation, Inc.
Fenimore Asset Management, Inc.
Fenimore Asset Management, Inc., through The Community Foundation for the Greater Capital Region
National Philanthropic Trust
New York State Council on the Arts
The Robert David Lion Gardiner Foundation

Art Bridges
Charities Aid Foundation
The International Music and Art Foundation
Malesardi Family Foundation
Robert and Esther Black Family Foundation Fund through PNC Wealth Management
Robert and Esther Black Family Foundation Fund of the Richland County Foundation
Tom Morgan & Erna McReynolds Charitable Foundation

$5,000 – $9,999
American Folk Art Society
KeyBank Foundation
NYCM Insurance

$1,000 – $4,999
Alice Busch Gronewaldt Foundation
Allstadt Hardin Foundation
Bentley Holden Fund
Eggleston Foundation
Hawkfield Corporation
High Voltage Electric Service, Inc.
Holbrook Family Foundation
New York Council of Nonprofits, Inc.
Otsego County Government
The Robinson-Broadhurst Foundation, Inc.
South Central Regional Library Council
Stewart’s Holiday Match
Strategic Financial Services
Vanguard Charitable and Dr. Elizabeth B. Harvey
Vanguard Charitable and Mr. Kenneard L. Steigleman

Alfred & Elizabeth Duffy Fund at The Community Foundation of Herkimer & Oneida Counties
Bank of Cooperstown
Beekman 1802 LLC
Claynote Enterprises
Cooperstown Country Club
Cooperstown Natural Foods
Cooperstown Rotary Club
Dr. and Mrs. Wharton through the Dolores and Clifton Wharton Foundation and Ayco Charitable Foundation
G&S Construction, LLC
Keith and Virginia Smith Family Foundation
Patricia M. & H. William Smith Jr. Foundation
Societe Generale Employee Charitable Gift Matching Program
Tzedakah Fund at Schwab Charitable

Thank you also for the support of…
The Otesaga Resort Hotel
The White House Inn


Individual Donors

Donors who choose to support Fenimore Art Museum share the gift of great art with our community. Each and every gift makes a difference at the museum. Thank you to the following donors who supported the museum in 2018:

$250 – $999
Mr. Stephen M. Cadwalader
Mr. Peyton Franklin Carter III
Mr. Gary Cassinelli and Mr. Nick Preston
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Church
Mr. and Mrs. Randy Crissman
Mr. William K. Davis
Susan and Henry Fradkin
Mrs. Veronica Gil Seaver
Mr. and Mrs. Tim Horvath
Dr. and Mrs. August Leinhart
Tim and Alison Lord
Joseph and Martha Membrino
Mr. Robert Nelson and Mr. Van B. Ramsey
Dr. and Mrs. Randy Parkhurst
James and Stephanie Patrick
Jacqueline Perez and Neeraj Kochhar
Mrs. Betty Robinson
Mr. Roland Sanchez and Ms. Mary Gadomski
Ms. Cozata Solloway and Mr. Michael Shipman
Dr. Richard Sternberg and Ms. Elma Del Rosario
Mr. and Mrs. Bruno Talevi
Mr. Martin Tillapaugh and Ms. Meg Tillapaugh
Ms. Barbara Tobey
Ms. Christine Van Deusen
Dr. and Mrs. Todd Wetzel

$100 – $249
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas M. Barry
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Birch
Dr. Sydney Blatt and Dr. Susan Blatt
Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Booth, Jr.
James and Maria Coward
Mr. and Mrs. Galen Criqui
Mr. and Mrs. Gaylord Dillingham
Ms. Margaret Donahue
Mr. Arnold Drogen
Barbara Fischer
Mrs. Martha S. Grossi
Dr. Michael Haines and Dr. Anne C. Meyering
Dr. Margaret M. Healy
Mr. and Mrs. H. Ernest Hemphill
Dr. and Mrs. Emery Herman
Mr. and Mrs. James Hill
Mr. and Mrs. Randall S. Hoose
Mr. Christopher P. Hulse and Mrs. Jennifer Hulse
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Jakubowicz
Mr. Linck Johnson and Ms. Susan Belasco
Mr. Kent Jones and Mrs. Bonnie McGuire Jones
Ms. Patricia A. Kelly
Mr. and Mrs. Todd Kenyon
Abby Kreh Gibson
Ms. Dorothy Lawson and Ms. Priscilla Thompson
Dr. and Mrs. John J. May
Mr. and Mrs. Gar McAllister
Christina Milliman
Ms. Mary Ann Oliver
Kate Pearsall
Ms. Shelley Pressman
Dr. and Mrs. Donald A. Raddatz
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Scurry
Ms. Liza Skiffington and Ms. Lane Smith
Cathrine Steck
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Syvertsen
Carol Troyen
Ms. Catherine Tuttle
Mrs. Lynn Weddington Tucker
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Weiss
Ms. Ashley Werner
Mr. and Mrs. Todd K. West
Mr. and Mrs. Scott D. White
Mrs. Linda Wilcox and Mr. James Johnson
Ms. Susan T. Witt
Dr. Jerel Zoltick and Dr. Amy Zoltick

Mr. Walter Ashley
Mr. Wade Blanchard
Ms. Sonja Boehner
Ms. Carol Brown and Mr. Daniel Ruffo
Ronna Bryant
Mr. and Mrs. Dominick Caldiero
Dr. and Mrs. John Clow
Mrs. Michele Clutter and Mr. Charles Clutter
Ms. Linda Cohen
Mr. and Mrs. Bill Coleman
Mr. and Ms. Richard D. Conklin
Molly Cooper
Janice Corkin Rudolf and John Emery
Mr. Dennis M. Dengel and Mr. David Dengel
Dr. and Mrs. Richard A. Detweiler
Mr. Noel H. Dries
Mrs. Leigh Eckmair
Ms. Sheila R. Eldred
Martha and Michael Fay
Ms. Eleanor R. Filburn
Dr. and Mrs. Walter Franck
Mrs. Mary Friedlander
Ms. Frances Gailey and Ms. Nancy Snyder
Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Geertgens
Ms. Sally W. Goodfellow
Michelle and Thomas Hart
Rev. Dr. Miriam Hathaway
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Heitz
Ms. Danielle Henrici and Mr. Michael Henrici
Ms. Ruth E. Hotaling
Ms. Jean W. Jagendorf
Ms. Wanda Jagocki
Keith and Michelle Jones
Dr. and Mrs. J.C. Kaimal
Naomi B. Karten
Ms. Dorothy Kelliher
Mr. Robert Kent
Mr. William L. Keogan
Marion S. King
Mr. and Mrs. Steven J. Largeteau
Sabrina Lawrence
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin Deane Leonard
Paul Lilly and Barbara Dugan Lilly
Mr. Hugh C. MacDougall
Mrs. Constance Mace
Ms. Jean Manley
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew R. Marietta
Ms. Sonja Martin and Ms. Adrianna Martin-Wat
Ms. Kathleen May
Mr. and Mrs. Joe Meelan
Mrs. Pauline Messenger
Ms. Linda Metzger
Ms. Paulette Morgan and Mr. Bill Howard
Brother Roman Morris
Ms. Paula H. Newman
Ms. Dolores Noonan
Mr. Clifford S. Oakes
Mr. and Mrs. Don Oberriter
Mr. and Mrs. Lester T. Olmsted
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Olsen
Dr. Michael Levenstein and Dr. Deanna Palumbo
Mr. and Mrs. David Plank
Mr. Jerome Pollitt and Ms. Susan B. Matheson
Mr. and Mrs. William K. Potter
Mr. and Mrs. Richard P. Robinson
Ms. Karen Rowley
Dr. Peter Rutkoff and Dr. D. Elder
Prof. William Ryall
Mr. Victor Salvatore and Ms. Martha McGowan
Mrs. Marjorie A. Schellhammer
Ms. Patricia F. Scott
Peter J. Severud
Joan Sondergaard
Ms. Isabella Stone
Ms. Eleanor Stueven
Harmon and Cheryl TenWolde
Margaret Vallerie
Mr. and Mrs. Philip L. Washburn
Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Wilcox
Mr. Richard Witter and Mrs. Christine Witter
Dr. Janine Sabella and Mr. Jeffrey Woeppel


In Honor/In Memoriam

Fenimore Art Museum is grateful to receive gifts to honor and remember individuals who matter to our donors. Thank you for selecting Fenimore Art Museum as the recipient of such important gifts.

Gifts in honor of:

All Fenimore Art Museum Volunteers            Mr. and Mrs. Loren Schreiber
Miss Jane Forbes Clark                                      Mr. Charles B. Kieler
CSM                                                                      Dr. Peter Rutkoff and Dr. D. R. Elder
Bunny (Lucy) Hamilton                                      Ms. Bradley Goodyear Smith
Tom Jacobsen                                                     Naomi B. Karten
Tom Simpson                                                      Naomi B. Karten
Melcah Zeldis                                                      Ms. Margaret Donahue


Gifts in memory of:

Dr. Robert L. Friedlander                                Mrs. Mary Friedlander
Gunleif Jacobsen                                              Martha and Michael Fay
Gunleif Jacobsen                                              Naomi B. Karten
Gunleif Jacobsen                                              Abby Kreh Gibson
Sherman Lee                                                    Ms. Sally W. Goodfellow
Marilyn S. Ryall                                                 Prof. William Ryall
Carolyn Skiffington                                          Ms. Liza Skiffington and Ms. Lane Smith
Jane Skiffington                                                Ms. Liza Skiffington and Ms. Lane Smith
Milo Stewart                                                      Mr. and Mrs. Lester T. Olmsted


Benefactors and Contributing Members

Our members play a vital role in supporting Fenimore Art Museum. A special thank you to our Benefactor and Contributing members, who go above and beyond.

Mr. David Beightol and Mrs. Ann Beightol
Mr. Howard N. Elliott and Mrs. Eileen Elliott
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Goodman
Mr. Pete Henrici and Mrs. Judi Henrici
Mr. and Mrs. Peter J. Johnson
Ms. Marjorie Turrell Julian
Abby Kreh Gibson
Ms. Arlene Leitzke and Mr. Peter Leitzke
Dr. Francis V. Madigan
Joseph and Martha Membrino
Dr. and Mrs. David Svahn
Mr. Steven Talevi
Ms. Christine Van Deusen
Mr. and Mrs. Allan Vincent

Bayside Inn and Marina
Hamilton Public Library
Dr. and Mrs. Harlan Alpern
Mr. Michael Atkins and Mrs. Amy Noel-Atkins
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony Aviles
Mrs. Joan B. Axtell
Dr. and Mrs. John B. Ayres
Mr. and Mrs. Jay Barchat
Ms. Brigitte R. Beehler
Ms. Marilyn Bradley and Mr. David Bradley
Mr. Richard Bruins and Mrs. Melissa Bruins
Mr. Stephen M. Cadwalader
Jean and Bart Clapsaddle
Mrs. Mary S. Clarke
Mr. and Mrs. Allan Clinton
Ms. Mary F. Collins
Ms. Elizabeth Cooper
Ms. Sharon Donahe
Dr. Margaret L. Drugovich and Ms. Elizabeth P. Steele
Mr. and Mrs. Avram Edidin
Eighmey Family
Mr. and Mrs. Anthony S. Esposito
Ms. Patricia A. Fallis
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas N. Farmakis
Mr. Theodore Feury and Mrs. Dianne Feury
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Forman
Mrs. Veronica Gil Seaver
Daryl and Kris Gildenblatt
Dr. Paul K. Goldsmith and Ms. Judith M. Whalen
Mr. David Greene
Mr. John Hasbrouck
Mr. and Mrs. Randall S. Hoose
Dr. and Mrs. William Hopper
Dr. Tom Huntsman and Dr. Julie Huntsman
Dr. and Mrs. Evan Kanouse
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Kehoe
Dr. Ann Kieler
Mr. and Mrs. Percy F. Leaper
Dr. Katharine W. Lloyd and Dr. Allan Lloyd Guiney
Dr. Michael E. Lynch and Ms. Patricia E. Moore
Dr. Douglas DeLong and Ms. Lynn E. Marsh
Dr. Karen McShane and Mr. Rodney Bentley
Mr. and Mrs. Dominick Montesano
Dr. Carolyn I. Mook
Mr. Richard C. More and Mrs. Catherine J. More
Mr. Richard J. Moylan and Ms. Saranne Durkacs
Dr. Williamson Murray and Dr. Lesley Smith
Mr. Glen Noto and Ms. Mary Velez
Dr. Luis Oceguera and Dr. Stephanie Strauss Oceguera
Mrs. Jami Palumbo
Ms. Linda Parmalee
James and Stephanie Patrick
Ms. Johna M. Peachin and Mr. Ronald Peters
Mr. and Mrs. Glenn Perrone
Dr. and Mrs. James Peters
Dr. and Mrs. Donald A. Raddatz
Mr. Stephen Riley and Mrs. Mary Jane Riley
Mrs. Betty Robinson
Mrs. Miriam Rothenberg
Hon. Anne Slatin and Ms. Mary Ellen Pratt-Phillips
Mr. James Smaltz and Mr. Gordon Ruckdeschel
Ms. Jeanette Spaulding and Mr. Kevin Spaulding
Mrs. Paul J. Sternberg
Dr. Marion Terenzio and Dr. Patricia O’Connor
Ms. Joanne Tobey and Mr. Steve Zerby
Mr. Edwin Tobin and Mrs. Beverly C. Tobin
Ms. Catherine Tuttle
Janet and Michael Tweed
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Weiss


Volunteers – 100+ Hours

We greatly appreciate our volunteers who share their time and talents at Fenimore Art Museum. A special thanks to those who generously donated 100 or more hours of their time in 2018:

Barbara Chamberlain
Carol Teich
Clara Clack
Crystal Castle
Deni Wicks
Dianne Feury
Emily Leger
Keira Koch
Len Pudelka
Martha Membrino
Timothy Gibson