Spring Benefit 2021

Join the NCS global community at the first-ever virtual Game Night Spring Benefit featuring CBS Evening News Anchor Norah O’Donnell 


Saturday, March 6, 2021 

6:30-7:30 pm 


The NCS Spring Benefit, a longstanding tradition, is going global this year, enabling alumnae and friends around the world to take part.

This year’s NCS is taking its annual Spring Benefit online. Game Night kicks off Saturday, March 6, at 6:30 pm. The game night theme offers participants an opportunity to have fun while raising funds to support faculty and students, the heartbeat of our NCS mission. The evening will consist of familiar spring benefit elements a silent online auction, live auction, Raise the Paddle bidding, and an emcee and auctioneer to guide us through our virtual program.

Stay tuned for upcoming information on how to register for the Game Night Spring Benefit. In the meantime, we encourage you to become a 2021 NCS Spring Benefit Patron and use your philanthropy to advance the festive and generous spirit of the annual fundraiser and its goals. As a Patron you will receive:

  • Acknowledgment on the Spring Benefit invitation (for gifts received by Friday, Jan. 29) and event materials (for gifts received by Monday, Feb. 15)
  • Link to attend the Spring Benefit on Saturday, March 6
  • Catering experience for two people to be delivered straight to your home the evening of Saturday, March 6
Click here to become a Patron and enable NCS to recruit, retain, and develop top-tier faculty and to provide scholarship support to talented students.
Thank you to the following early Patrons for their generous support!
Deck 
Helen Brown Bechtel ’00 and Brendan Bechtel 
Sarah Kahn and Richard Graf 
Suzanna Kang and Trey Hanbury 
 
Token 
Margaret Boyd and Greg Boyd 
Alyse Graham ’86 and Colin Stretch 
Mark Green and Michael Rankin 
Nicole Guagenti and Nolan Guagenti 
Elizabeth Keeley and Michael Keeley 
Ellen Jakovic and David Lipson 
Carmen Perkins and Dennis Perkins 
Diana Reynolds and Roland Reynolds 
Penelope Shapiro and Ed Shapiro 
Jeannie Stovall Musslewhite 
 
Checker 
Ghedam Bairu and Andrew Dabalen 
Amie Colby and Paul Colby 
Melanie Griffin and Jeffrey Griffin 
Emily Madan and Rajiv Madan 
Sandra Ortiz and Ed Sobieray 
Julia Pulzone and Michael Marshall 
Stephanie Sierra and Antonio Sierra 
Alison Sieving and Charles Sieving 
Pamela Venzke and Patrick Venzke 
Anne Walsh and Adam Walsh 
 
Dice 
Allyson Anderson Book and Kevin Book 
Bobbi Arnold 
Susan Ascher and Paul Kalb 
Anne Ayres and David Ayres 
Lisa Barclay and Timothy Berry 
Marcea Barringer and Paul Barringer III 
Melissa Boasberg ’86 and Eric Schvimmer 
Susan C. Bosland and Rick Bosland 
Peggy Bourjaily and Noah Pollak 
Laura Roady Capito ’99 and Charles Capito 
Samantha Chappell and Michael Chappell 
Cynthia Cook and Meyer Kestnbaum 
Amanda Flug Davidoff ’95 and Sam Davidoff 
Mary Denney and Charlie Denney 
Elizabeth Dougherty and Paul Dougherty 
Amy Dunbar and Ted Hester 
Annie Elliot and John Williams 
Susan Engel and Steven Engel 
Chanda Garfield and Dean Garfield 
Nigest Getahun-Hawkins and Ronnie Hawkins 
Carrie Goux and Jonathan Spalter 
Franca Gutierrez and Andrew Gutierrez 
Cinthia Lopez and Trip Hall 
Lisa Hamako and Gerald Masoudi 
Elizabeth Hayes and David Hayes 
Lorane Hebert and Gregory Garre 
Cynthia Hutchings and Kevin Morin 
Lindy Kearns and Jason Kearns 
Heather Kennedy and Jacob Kennedy 
Caroline King and Christopher King 
Heidi Curley Kline and Alan Kline 
Karen Knutson and Kent Knutson 
Mary Kushan and Jeffrey Kushan 
Yvette Davila and Gustavo LopezCoronado 
Catherine Martin and Kevin Martin 
Jennifer Mascott and Jeff Mascott 
Jennifer Richter Maurer and Jim Maurer 
Kris McBrady and Stephen McBrady 
Melissa McManus and John McManus 
Severina Mladenova and Matthew Nicely 
Mary Murphy and William Lynn 
Allison Nyholm and Michael Flannigan 
Daphne O’Connor and Tom O’Connor 
Kiersten Peterson and Justin Peterson 
Mary Plumridge and Scott Plumridge 
Virginia Pommer and Bob Pommer 
Irene Pritchard 
Laura Puryear and Jake Puryear 
Allison Putala and Chris Putala 
Allison Riepe and Jamie Riepe 
Barbara Rollinson ’77 and Warren Crowdus 
Samantha Ross and David Ross 
Rhonda Schmidtlein and John Schmidtlein 
Linda Keene Solomon ’82 
Cindy Stanton and John Stanton 
Kristy Sternhell and Alex Sternhell 
Mallory Stewart and Brian Boynton 
Cameron Taylor and Gordon Taylor 
Gay Truscott ’80  
Cara Verma and Dinesh Verma 
Teri Allen Walters ’80  
Tiffani Whittaker 
Katie Wiegmann and Hack Wiegmann 
Neda Yazdani and Kambiz Yazdani 
Marlo Trageser Young ’90 
Helen Zhang and Edward Liu 
 
As of Feb. 23, 2021

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