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2008 Donors

The work of AArk was possible due to the generous support in 2008 of:

Up to $50,000
Chester Zoo
Chicago Zoological Society
The Clorox Company
Columbus Zoo & Aquarium
Conservation Breeding Specialist Group (CBSG)
Saint Louis Zoo
SeaWorld & Busch Gardens
World Association of Zoos & Aquariums (WAZA)
Zoological Society London


Up to $10,000

Allwetterzoo Münster
ARAZPA
James Bramsen
Denver Zoo
Fowler Printing & Graphics
JAZA
Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo
The Living Desert
Zoologischer Garten Leipzig
Zoos South Australia

Up to $5,000
Al Ain Zoo & Aquarium
American Frog Day 2007
BIAZA
Binder Park Zoological Society
Blue Planet Aquarium
Bristol Zoo Gardens
Caudata.org Donations Drive
John Clare
Kaysie Cox
Coen Deurloo
Cody Emerson
Marco Ferrigno
James Hang
Craig Henry
Sam Henry
Peter Lembcke
Jennifer Macke
Carlos Martinez Mira
Neel Mehta
Christopher Michaels
Dawn Osselmann
Rodrigo Palacios Quevedo
Justin Reed
Sheila Robinson
Michael Shrom
Julie Strauss
Daniel Weiner
Janice Williams
Sue Williams
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo & Cleveland Zoological Society
Como Zoo
Disney’s Animal Kingdom & Animal Programs
Galveston Chapter of the AAZK
International Herpetological Symposium
Marwell Zoological Park
Nordens Ark
North American Amphibian Conference
Ocean Park Conservation Foundation
Paignton Zoo
Philadelphia Zoo
Nick & Sue Pinder
Rosamond Gifford Zoo
San Diego Zoo
Sedgwick County Zoo
Singapore Zoo
Tokyo Zoo Conservation Fund
Toledo Zoo
Toronto Zoo
Wildlife Conservation Society
ZooAmerica & Ripley Entertainment
Zoo Zurich

Up to $1,000
Barcelona Zoo
Birmingham Zoo & Birmingham Zoo Chapter AAZK
Brookfield Zoo AAZK
Buffalo Zoo
Cameron Park Zoo
Detroit AAZK
Digital Frog International
EAZA
Chandra Jessee
Leigh Ann Johnson
Kansas City Zoo
MARS Preservation Fund
Minnesota Zoo
Nashville Zoo
New Mexico Bio Park Society
Publishing Concepts, LLC-Missouri Meetings & Events
Ryan & Christiana Reed
Rochester Museum & Science Center
Royal Veterinary College Zoological Society-London
Sacramento Zoo
San Francisco Zoological Society
Staten Island Zoo
Taipei Zoo
Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo
Universeum Gothenburg

Up to $500
John Adams
Susan Anderson
Anonymous
Nicolas, Augie, & Aida Arms
Katherine Attwood
Dr. Andy Beckenbach
Kara Blakeslee
Darlene & Troy Bohanon
Quinn & Tate Boyd-Mullineaux
Richard Colwin Bryarly Jr.
Stephany Burge
Sky Button
AJ Cann
Chris & Dave Chadwick
Chattanooga Zoo
Chesapeake Chapter AAZK
The Students at Child Craft Schools
Clyde Peeling’s Reptiland
Coram Elementary School 4th Grade
Meghan de Souza
Detroit Zoo
Nicole Duncan
ED’s Fly Meat
Joseph Geever
Stuart Haber in memory of Gus Kaufman
M. Buffy Hodgetts
Heribert Hofer
Kirstin Hunter
Johannesburg Zoo
Jon Coe Design
Vivian Kesterson
Gary & Roberta Kirkland
Frank Kling
Neil Kumar
Lake Forest Academy-The Spectator
Leon Zoo
Janie & Rick Levis
Luke, Mona, Heidi, & Meisha Lorge
JoAn & Ian MacBryde
Thomas Martin
Marian Van Eyk McCain
Miami Metrozoo’s Volunteer’s & Docents
Michie School
Laura & Paul Miller
Joseph Miscimarra
Geneve Monnes
Marianne & Mike Murphy
Natuurpunt Neerpelt
Mariann Pancoe
Lisette Pavajeau
Donald Popham
Pueblo Zoological Society
Sage Rentfrow
Roots & Shoots Club of Portland, OR
Rosamond Gifford Zoo in honor of Kevin Zippel
Claire Rosser
Julia Ruys
SAAMBR
St. John’s College School & Ros Wombwell
Heather St. Louis
Noriaki Santo
Scovill Zoo AAZK
Jan Sealover
Kelly Seals
Remembering Nicole Seaman
Sequoia Park Zoo Foundation
Henry Siu
Eliza Steffen
Diane Sutherland & Rodger Latch
Gloria Svampa
Jason Titus
Tremont Elementary School 2nd Grade
Mai-lin Tsou
Univ. of Chicago Laboratory Schools-5th Grade Frog Club
Remco van Poeke & Jetske de Boer
Alistair Ward
Douglas Widener
In honor of Winona & Rupert
Wisconsin Wetlands Association
Jimmy Womack
Katherine Wright
Zoo New England
Zoo Salzburg

Up to $100
Jason & Natalie Adkins for:
The Frank Family
The Goellner Families
The Kerly Family
The Kinsell Family
The Kiser Family
Alta Vista Elementary
Marilyn Anderson
Anonymous
Jack Blackway
Janet Bogue
Terry, Debbie, & Finley Booth, Daniel & Jesse Barton
Buffalo Zoo
Stephany Burge
Paul Burrowes V
Mark Cain
Robert & Monique Canonico
William Chambley
Suzanne Conaway
Charlotte Connor
David Corsini
Janet Corson
Mark Craig
Gaston & Mimi Daumy
Robert & Sue Dupré
Brett Eisenlohr
Monica Emerson
Elisa Estremera-Pasky
Mary Farr
Alison Fearnley
Nate Flesness
Jonathan Foise
Martin Geller
Marvin Goldberg
Judi Goldfader
Kibret Gordon
Lee & Shirley Griffey
Hans-Erik Hansson
Harlequin Nature Graphics
Terri Harmon
Julia Hertl
Elizabeth Hodgdon
Holy Family Academy
Diane Hopkins
Jennifer Hunter
Amanda Jackson
Wong Pak Ki
Lisa Klotz
Elizabeth Lisiecki
Andrew Luk
Justin Machata
Catherine & David MacKay
Madison Community Foundation
Diana Metrey
Rachel Nachman
Newport Aquarium
Meg Oakes
Steven Andrew Painter
Linda Pather
Amy, Alyssa, & Matthew Paul
Amanda Pekin
Cynthia Petrella
Carol Pollard
Serena Rogers
Annick Salters
Save the Prairie Society
Susan Schroeder
Liane Smail
Ashlynn Smart & Friends
South View High School
Douglas Sovonick
Spring 2008 Education Presenter Team at Disney’s Animal Kingdom
Jennifer Stambaugh
Jonathan Stammers
Regina Stine
Daniel Sutter
Barbara Trautner for Honnie, Lucy, & Aunt Luty
Michael Traynor
Caroline Treadwell
Jack Treece
Kris Vehrs
Caroline Visser
Karen Wallace
Deborah Wallwork
Kaye Ward
Ryan Ward
Cecilia Watson
Laura Wessels
West Michigan AAZK
Williston Middle School
Jenine Wilson
Mathieu Woldhuis
Doug Woodhams

Up to $50
John Adamski
La Dawn Ahlborn-Smith
Albright Middle School 5th Grade
Jennifer Alexander
Varun Anipindi
Anonymous
Christine Apolzer
Deborah Baker
Anna Barbosa
Scott Barolo
Jim Bartos
Cindy Benson
Rose Lee Benson
Marcus Bingham
Tami Blakeney
Cecelia Bland
Erica Booth
Bettina Brinkley
Molly Broadstock
Jack & Margaret Broxholme
Alison Burt
Amanda Carrier
Ruth Carter
Mr. & Mrs. Martin Chadwick
Martin, Tina, & Elizabeth Chadwick
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo & Bear Creek Nature Center
Wallace Chin
Michael Chislock
Suzanne Conklin
Lysa, Gillian, & Matthew Costallos
Kayla Cruz
Ian & Ray Cummings
Sarah Cuypers
Laurent Daudet
Naomi Doak
Colleen McNulty Edour
Kimberly Egan
Susan Emmerson
Heather Evans
Stacey Fallis
Robert Farrell
Kenneth Faulstich
Kendra Felisky-Watson
Bruce Ferguson
Lynne & Rich Fielder & Family
James Frank
Adam Frosh
Jean Garcia
Roberto & Barbara Garcia
Erin Garrison
Karen Glennemeier
Jeanette Glew
James Gordon
Jemma Green
Rick Greenwell
Charles Hall
Tracy Hart
Briana Hazel
Douglas Hull
Lars Gerner Jensen
Bernard Karwick
Kitten Kephart
Floyd King
David & Marcie Klinger
Justin Michaels Kmet
Ulle Koolmar
Ron & Kathleen Kornak
Edward Kottmeyer
Jeff Kwolkoski
Nathaniel Lachenmeyer
April Leach
Daymone Lorge
Ruben Lopez
Amanda Makepeace
Patricia Malone
Harper Marcotte & Aiden Ardoin
Marena Marshall
Kathy Mathis
Sheila Mattick
Melissa McCance
Andrew McCann
Sarah McCormack
Christopher Michaels
April Middleton
Kaili Mills

Birch Moon for Jess
Marsha J. Moore
Beverly Morehouse
Jane Morris
Linda M P
John Muller
Byron Mulligan
Ashlyn & Alayna Noskey
Tara Parzuchowski
Michelle Paul
Andrea Peck
L. Keith Pflum
Laurie Pinkham
Caroline Pople
Mark Pruitt
Linda Ray
Lisa Reisman
Tom Riley
Nicole Rollins
Wendy Salters
Helen Sandland
Michael Sauer
Donna Savage
Mark Schiano
Michael Schlenker
Robin Seibert
Sharon Silverman
Joey Sinreich
Sarah Sokolowski
Christina Stanziano
Lorraine Steffen
Gretchen Stricker
Alison Suhre
Pam Sullivan & Mark Kirschner
Deborah Swain
Stacy Tate
Georgette Taylor
Charles Templeton
Louann Thogmorton
Andrew Threlkeld & Griffin Sinclair
Hannah Turner
Nick Tutolo
Valdosta Jr. Woman’s Club
Karen Valley & Meghan Namaste
George VanArsdale
Lisa Vertin
Thomas Waite
Gwendolyn Weeks & Michael Steenbakkers
Elissa Wells
Javier Williams
Rosalind Wombwell
Diana & Thomas Woods
Gregory L. Wojtowicz
Melissa Wojtylak in honor of Grace Anne
Zachary Wright
Dustin Wyant
Scott Zippel
Up to $25
Jennifer Adams
Anonymous
Kade Ariani
Nicolas Barbieri
Justice Barney
Patience Barney
True Barney
Trust Barney
Aaron Barsness
Lailah Estelle Battles
Matthew H. Becker
R. Alan Belzung
Roman Bodinek
Ciara Boger
Bernard Boulay
Stephen Bowater
Michael Bright
Jessica Bryan
Isabella C. Caldwell
Robert Caldwell
Elizabeth Campbell
Adrienne Valdespino Caplan
Robert Carlson
Jamie Carney
Bonnie Carr
Jessica Challis
Citizens for Conservation
Dorothy Clark
Talia Colten
Shelley Comella
Michelle Contillo
Shawna Cooper
Michael Cotignola
LeAnn Curry
Bruce Dain
Deborah Daniels
Drue Danz
Rebecca Davy
Jennifer Day
Jeanne Delaney
Kri Dubois
Hannah Dunstan
Peter Edwards
Candis Ellis
Tracey Eppert
Thomas Farkas
In memory of FatFrog
Hal Fisher
Edward Flanagan
Angela Ford
David Forrest
Joann Frankie
Wendy Free
Suzen Galvin
Matthew Gegg
Peter Germuska
Caity Goodbody
Melissa Graham
Catherine Griffiths
Susan Grosky
Martijn ter Haar
Torey Haas
Jennifer Hagstrom
Lee Hall
Melissa Hamilton
Susan Handa
Barbara Harris
Stefan Hartmann
Jennifer Havener
Brian Heath
Ashley Heeren
Tracy Hicks
Linda Hood
Alison Horrigan & Zuki
Blake Hossak
Gracie Howlett
Ben A. Hrach
Lauren Hruska
Kelly Huffman
Elizabeth Lione Humke
Sylvia Hurdle
Jackie Irving
Laura Janszen
Chloe Jewel
Chris Johnson
Hazel Jones
Kimberly Jones
Tony Jones
Adamandia Kapsalis
Leota Kelsey
Adam Kennedy
Christina Kennedy
Eliot Kersgaard & Helio
Anne King
Kathy Kirkland-Cady in honor of Kevin Zippel
Lisa Klotz
Irene Kravitz
Kathy M. Krizek
Susan Lackey in memory of Zeke the Pink Frog
In memory of Patricia June Lambert
Amber, Angus, & Noah Landry
James & Jordan Lavigne, Aiden Easton
Brandon Lawrence
Kelsey Lawrence
Karen Lawson
Scott Lenhart
Abby Leone
Nicholas Leonetti
Mona Lorge
Victoria Louks
Macy & Miranda Lugo
Rob Magnanti
Sally Mahoney
Sandra Maler
Angelica Martinez
Lauren McCarthy
Darla Michalicek
Lisa Miller
Paul Moss
Alissa Mudd
Lawri Murray
Rachel Nachman
Samantha Nelson
Karen Nicponski
Darren Noble
Thibault Normand
Robert North
Jean Novotny
Michael Nunley
Vinod Oedairadjsingh
Anne Oesinghaus
Kasi Ostrander
Kasey Parker
Linda Pellegrino
Christopher Peterson
Lindsey Pierce
Andrea Polanowski
Daniel Posthumus
Patrice Powers
Richard & Jacqueline Pracher
Mary Quinn
Harry Richards
Timothy Robb
Steve Roberts
Jessica Rodriquez
Cassandra Rogers
Justin Rosenthal & his Grandmother
Ella Rowan
Pete Ruppel
Donald & Anette Sadenwater
Dulcie Schmidt
Mike Shelton
Janet Shen
Melanie Shurgalla
Dresden Skees-Gregory
Jennifer Smith
Jodi Bolton Smith
Matt Smithson
Sonya Sobieski
Stephen J. Spill
Walter Staude
Bethany Stawasz
Mark Steele
Suzanne Stevens
Barbara Sutton
Synnabar Graphics
Charles Thompson
Marlon Torres
Hiromi & Kenji Toyoshima
Barbara Trautner for Aunt Katie & Uncle Doug
Gracie Turner
Angela Turri
Alex Vactor
William Valencia
S.M. Vasich
Ioana Voiculescu
Diane Vornoli in honor of Stephen
Jonathan Wardell
Jade Warzenski
Virginia Wasserman
Sarah Webster for Gari
Derek Weibel
Christina Weidner
Harold Weller
Michael Wells
Valerie White
The Whites Family
Deborah Zeitman
Peter ZrinskiUp to $10
Anonymous
Jill Baker
Erin Baldwin
Elyse Barksdale
Myles Barrineau
Marjorie Barton
Hayley Bault
Alan Bearden
Christina Blankenship
Jan Bombardier
Amy Bonville
Debora Borba
Jon-Lee Kea Born
Russell Bronson
Abe Brown
Heidi & Jake Buhler
Kevin Burt
Jason Caldon
Pamela Calnen
Alexandra Cartolano
McKay Caruthers
Claire Cassar
Marc Cieplinski
In honor of Mr. Clabaugh
Blanca Cohen
Catherine Comer
Jennifer Cornett
Heidi Creamer
Sean Cropley
Matt Croskey
Charlotte Cullen
Terri Curry
Emily Daniel
Anne Dennett
Brenda DiAntonis
John Dubin
Tracy Emmanuel
Steven Errick
Sharon Ferrell
Barbara Finch
Holly Fiser
Dan Frasco
Gary Furash
Stephen Furgang
Joanna Gerwitz
James Gibbens
Ben Graham
April Haber
Bri Handy
Shlomi Harif
Erika Harm
Johanna Harvey
Arlen Heeren
Sean Herrington
Molly Hilton
Justine Hirten
Rob Holden
L.H. Goorhuis-Hoogenberg
Cecilia Hunt
Io Entertainment
Joshua James
Anna Jobsis
Ranae Kelley
John Kilpatrick
Marcella Klein
Rick Knuese for his son
Lisa & Richard LaCombe
Collette Lash
Queenie Law
Joseph Layden
Phoebe Lenhart
Stephanie Liao
William Lukefahr
Ashley Lungwitz
Courtney Lynch
Matt Lyon
Valerie Madison
John Martorana
Rita Mathieson
Megan McEvers
Kevin McMahon
Rosalie McMenamin
Geanine Meerbach
Emily Mei
Jennifer & Melvin Mejia
Victoria Mendez
Glen Mentgen
Alexis Miller
Jennifer Miller
John Moll
Carol Nye
John Ozmet
Audrey Paris
Anna Pfirman
Christine Pilotti-Chesire
Jedediah Pittman
Meredith Placko
Cayanne Ramuten
Craig Rich
Amanda Richardson
Renée Richmond
Giovana Rodriguez
Gina Ross
Samantha Rowland
Julia Ruys & Arwen
Megann Schaefer
Erin Schroeder
Ross Secord
Peggy Sheets
Genevieve Slavens
Angela Kingston Smith
Brooks & Jennifer Smith
Rachel Smith
Shajak Nieves Smith
Shari Smith
Kelly Smitherman
Laura Solomon
Jude & Ann Stromberg
Ethan Taylor
Franziska Tinner
Destinee Trenberth
Eric Troldahl
April Turcu
Jon Van Pelt
Ekaterina Varlamov
Dara Vitale
Wes Wahlin
Tami Wester
Rebecca Lee Wilcox
Jamie Woodward

And through donations in memory of beloved conservationist Mary Sughrue Rabb:

Gerald Adelmann
Jill Allread & Pamela Freese
Anonymous
Terry & Sharon Anthoney
Kathryn Appelbaum
Anne Baker
James Ballowe & Ruth Ganchiff
R. Lou Barker
Joyce Barloga
Jill Bhatia
William & Patricia Braker
Marilyn Catalanello
Diane Cavalieri & Peter Patton
Arie & Ida Crown Memorial
Defenders of Wildlife
Lawrence & Vicki DeMar
Peggy & Michael Devlin
Amy T. Dickinson
Russell Evans
Conrad & Carol Fialkowski
Morgan L. Fitch Jr.
Stanley & Helen Freeman
Friday Docents of the Brookfield Zoo
Jacquelyn Toscas Fuchs
Richard Fuchs
Ronald Gagliardo & Paul Huggett
P.A. Galloway
Aiden Gonzalez
R.P. Gwinn
Corwith Hamill
Margaret & Julian Harrison
Paul & Lynne Harvey
Loline Hathaway
Charles & Marilyn Hoessle
Lucy Hutcherson & Jeffrey Skibins
Illinois State Museum Society
Illinois State Museum Staff Association
L. Jessica Jagielnik
Arthur Janura
Dale & Davida Kalina
Ken Kawata
Lillian Kowalski & Wendy P. Hopkins
Robert Lacy
Aaron J. Lebovitz & Donna T. Myers
Mary C. Leisner
Joan D. Levin
Thomas Lovejoy
Peter & Susan Margulis
Nancy & Ed Maruska

R. Bruce & Virginia McMillan
L. David Mech
Thomas Jr. & Nancy Merritt
Thomas & Adelle Miller
Oliver Pergams & Valerie Morrow
The Philadelphia Zoo
George Rabb
Tom & Sue Rice
James & Phyllis Ritt
James & Andrea Ross
San Diego Zoo
Carol D. Saunders & Amy B. Bodwell
Karen Sausman
Louis F. Schauer
James & Kathryn Slivovsky
Betsy Snyder
Mardi Solomon & Gene Myers Jr.
Kenneth & Valerie Spale
C.E. & Ann Spears
Harold & Laura Stover
Bonnie & Thomas Styles
Guerry & Michelle Suggs
Robert & Joan Tantillo
Joe & Caroline Tecson
Miguel Vallejo & Michelle Uting
Nicholas Vega
Cynthia Vernon & Monta Potter
David & Marvalee Wake
Mark Warneke
Lynn Weis
Michael D. Wiant & Grace Eckert
Karen & Randall Witter
Kevin Zippel & Lynn Kirkland

And contributions in honor of George Rabb’s tenure as Chairman of the Illinois State Museum Board:

James Ballowe & Ruth Ganchiff
R. Lou Barker
Illinois State Museum Staff Association
Judith Lloyd Klauba
Liberty Prairie Conservancy
Meredith Mahoney
Bonnie Styles
Guerry & Michelle Suggs
Sarah Surroz
Karen A. Witter

And in memory of pioneering biochemist and amphibian biologist, John Daly:

Ronald Gagliardo & Paul Huggett
Vicky Poole
Kevin Zippel & Lynn Kirkland

Thanks also to the many people who donated to the AArk during 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 20122013, 2014.