Nashville Ballet is immensely grateful for its Benefactor’s Society members, Ambassador’s Society members, Ballet Ball 2018 supporters and in-kind donations. All efforts have been made to recognize everyone who has given ($250+ from 01/01/2017 to 04/10/2018). If you are interested in supporting Nashville Ballet, please visit


Ballet Ball 2018

Ingram Charitable Fund, Inc.

Mrs. Martha Rivers Ingram

Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission

Phase 3 Marketing & Communications


$50,000 - $99,999

Selby and Richard McRae Foundation

The Shubert Foundation

Susan Underwood Physical Therapy

Tennessee Arts Commission

Heather and Curt Thorne


$20,000 - $49,999


Bridgestone Americas Trust Fund

Climb Nashville

Maureen and James Danly

Dedmon Chiropractic

Deloitte and Touche LLP

Dollar General Literacy Foundation

Laurie and Steven Eskind

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Humphreys

Makioka Foundation

Ellen Harrison Martin

Mr. and Mrs. Howard McLure

Mrs. J. Ronald Scott and The Late Ronnie Scott

SP+ Parking

Mr. and Mrs. James F. Turner, Jr.


$10,000 - $19,999

$10,000 - $19,999

21c Museum Hotel Nashville


Ms. Christine Barggren

Mr. and Mrs. Lance Bloom

Bridgestone Americas Tire Operations, LLC

The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation

Caterpillar Financial

Mr. and Mrs. John R. Cheadle, Jr.

The Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee


Corner Partnership, LLC

Brownlee Currey Foundation

Dollar General Corporation

Mr. and Mrs. Jere Ervin

Mrs. Annette S. Eskind

Friends of Nashville Ballet

The Frist Foundation

Google, Inc.

Mr. William L. Haralson

The HCA Foundation

HCA/TriStar Health

Hotel Indigo

Ingram Industries

Ms. Charlyn Jarrells

Mr. and Mrs. Roland L. Jones

Karen and Sylvain Lapointe

League of Women Voters

Lipman Brothers and the R.S. Lipman Company

Adrienne and Richard McRae, III

The Memorial Foundation

Patricia and James Munro

National Endowment for the Arts

Paramount Extrusions Company

Publix Super Markets Charities

Jennifer and Gus Puryear

Simply Balanced

Mary and David Rollins

Mr. and Mrs. James M. Sohr

Gloria and Paul Sternberg

SunTrust Foundation

Shirley Zeitlin and Family


$5,000 - $9,999


Advance Financial

Benefits, Inc.

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Community Trust

Mr. Charlie B. Carlisle and Mrs. Anissa Nelson-Carlisle

Dr. Elizabeth Cato

The Honorable Karl F. Dean and Ms. Delta Anne Davis

Caroline and Rascoe Dean

Element Salon

Brian Fitzpatrick

Samuel M. Fleming Foundation

Karyn M. Frist

Google Fiber Inc.

Mr. and Mrs. Gerry Hayden

Anna Hemnes and Jacob Schwarz

Mr. and Mrs. B. Hunter Hill

Martha and Gavin Ivester

Loeb & Loeb, LLP

The Mall at Green Hills

MarketStreet Enterprises

Nashville Predators Foundation

New York Choreographic Institute

Regions Financial Corporation

Mr. and Mrs. D. Tate Rich

R. J. Young Company

Sandra Schatten*

Michael Schlosser and Kerri Cavanaugh


Dan, Lisa, Sam and Jake Slipkovich

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Sowell

Julie C. Stadler

Catherine Cate Sullivan

SunTrust Bank

Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance

Mr. Louis Todd, Jr.*

UBS Financial Services


Vanderbilt University


Washington Foundation

Dallas and Fleming Wilt


$2,500 - $4,999


Nancy and John Abbott

Drs. JJ and Rachel Ailor

Aladdin Industries Foundation


Mr. and Mrs. Ward Ashley Baker

Mrs. Meera Ballal and Dr. Seenu Reddy

Brian S. Biesman, MD

Bart Bowling

Mr. Jason T. Bradshaw and Mr. Robert J. Deal

Mr. and Mrs. Lucius W. Carroll II

John Carter Cash and Ana Cristina Cash

Monica Cintado-Scokin and Daniel Scokin

Community Choice Financial, Inc.

Mr. and Mrs. John P. Cooper

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Crumbo

Cumberland Skin Surgery and Dermatology

Cumberland Trust and Investment Co.

Brad and Laura Currie

Ms. Gail Danner

Mr. and Mrs. Sam Dashiell

Mr. Charles W. Dunn

DVL Seigenthaler

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Eastwood, Jr.

Erie Insurance

Ernst & Young

Lisa and Michael French

Patricia C. and Thomas F. Frist

Shawn and Lance Gruner-Wilson

Mr. and Mrs. J. Roderick Heller, III

Ashley and Douglas Henry

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond A. Hensler

Mark and Amber Holm

Carlene Hunt

Bud Ireland

Karyn Photography

Mr. and Mrs. Paul J. Ketchel III

Mr. Neil B. Krugman and Ms. Lee Pratt

Ms. Natalie C. Levy-Sousan

Lewis Thomason King & Krieg

Frances and Eugene Lotochinski

Mr. and Mrs. David J. Mahanes III

Mr. Donald R. Moody and Ms. Tyler L. Riggins

Roger E. Moore and G. Brian Jackson

Morgan Stanley

Lacey Newman, Realtor

Orange Aluminum

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Peluso

Mr. and Mrs. Frederic W. Reisner

G. Kyle Rybczyk

Salem Media Group, Inc

Mr. and Mrs. Todd Sandahl

Dr. Norm Scarborough and Ms. Kimberly Hewell

Mr. and Mrs. James C. Seabury, III

Dr. and Mrs. Steven B Shankle

Shepherd Therapeutics

Mr. and Mrs. David R. Smith

J. T. Smith in Memory of Diane L. Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Grant Smothers

Dr. and Mrs. Michael J. Spalding

Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Speyer

Ms. Ashley Stringfellow

Ms. Angie M. Swinford

Lori Tigert

Mr. and Mrs. Jim Todd

Patricia A. Todd and Sean C. Kelly

Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Trusley

U.S. Bank Foundation

Jane Vandeventer

Paul Vasterling and Jason Facio

Mr. and Mrs. Bart E. Verhulst

Volkswagen of Cool Springs

Mrs. Johnna B. Watson

Wells Fargo

Bradley D. Wensel


$1,000 - $2,499


Mrs. Hunter Armistead

Anita and Don Baltimore

Mr. and Mrs. John Barker


Mr. and Mrs. Robert N. Beck

Carl and Susan Becker

The Bentley Family

Annie Laurie Berry

Best Brands

Mr. Charles C. Blackburn and The Honorable Marsha Blackburn

Mrs. James C. Bradford, Jr.

Ann and Frank Bumstead

Business Center Partners, LP

CapStar Bank

Veta Cicolello and Theodore Antoniadis

Dr. Aaron Coffey

Mr. and Mrs. Tim Conner

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas F. Corcoran

Mr. and Mrs. Ian F. Cotton

Kim and Jim Crafton

Bonne and Gary Crigger

Mr. and Mrs. Albert J. Dale, III

Mr. and Mrs. Jason Dasal

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Dennis

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Dixon

Emmely and Michael Duncan

Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey B. Eskind

$1,000 - $2,499 (cont'd)

Mr. Michael Fluck

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew H. Fones

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew T. Gardner

Margaret and Robert Gibbons

Dr. and Mrs. Michael Gold and Family

Elizabeth and Lynn Greer

Barbara and Greg Hagood

Mr. and Mrs. James Haile

Dr. Morel Enoch Harvey

Janet and Jim Hasson

Dr. and Mrs. J. Brevard Haynes

Dr. Celeste Hemingway

Mr. and Mrs. James Hobbs

Mr. David Hormby

Houston Howell and Jessica Osaki

Mr. Allen Huggins

Ms. Laura E. Hutfless

Jacqueline and Robert Hutton

Shane Hutton and Leigh Anne Strickland

Mrs. Suzan Gibbs Ilic and Mr. Christian Ilic

Mr. and Mrs. Franklin M. Jarman

Mr. and Mrs. Anderson Lipscomb Jarman

Mr. and Mrs. William Owen Joyner

Dr. and Mrs. Howard Kirshner

Heloise Werthan Kuhn

Ken and Bev Leiser

Lightning 100

Mr. and Mrs. David L. Manning

Richard and Sheila McCarty

Mr. and Mrs. M. F. McNamara III

Mrs. Jayne Menkemeller

The Honorable Gilbert S. Merritt

Dianne Neal

Anne and Peter Neff

Mr. and Mrs. Lee F. Noel

Noteable Blends, Kristen and Scott Davis

Nutrition Stripped

OBX, Inc.

Dr. Christopher Ott and Mr. Jeremy Simons

Mr. and Mrs. James Pardo

Pinnacle Financial Partners

Mr. and Mrs. Steven Powers

Pure Sweat + Float Studio

Adam Ragauskis

Red Light Management

Dr. and Mrs. Gregory P. Richardson

Mr. and Mrs. Dudley C. Richter

Anne and Charles Roos

Salt and Vine, LLC

Samuel A. Santoro and Mary M. Zutter

Mr. and Mrs. William E. Saunders

Deborah D. Sherman, M.D.

Mr. and Mrs. Jordan M. Schneider

Dr. and Mrs. Timothy P. Schoettle

Mr. and Mrs. David S. Schwarz

Mr. and Mrs. John S. Scott

Mrs. Jack W. Shepherd

Marc Siegel

Mr. Donald K. Skelton

Irvin and Beverly Small Foundation

Ray D. Smith and Michael H. Johnson

Mr. and Mrs. B. Finn Swarting

Noelle and John Tabor

Rebecca and William Taylor

Peggy and Tim Thomson in Honor of Elizabeth Thomson

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Turner

The Tyrrell Family

Ken and Sandy Upleger

Verchota Floors Inc.

William Verheide

Village Real Estate Services

Joyce A. Vise

Dr. and Mrs. Robert W. Wahl


Mr. and Mrs. Brian Waller

Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence K. Wolfe

Mr. Scott A. Wood

Mrs. Carol Yarbrough

Manuel Zeitlin Architects


$500 - $999


Stephen Abelman and Robin Holab-Abelman

Angie Adams

Laurie and Michael Austin

Ms. Jeanette Barker

Mrs. Patricia F. Belcher

Betty C. Bellamy

Ms. Shirley Blackburn

Angela and Jerry Bostelman

Richard and Judith Bracken

Mr. and Mrs. P. James Brady III

Phil and Allison Brooks

Mr. and Mrs. Rawls Butler

Cindy Campbell

Mr. Rick Carlton

Mr. and Mrs. John Chadwick

Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey C. Clifton

Mr. and Mrs. John Cline

Chase Cole

Lisa and Jonathan Cole

Ronald and Brenda Corbin

Mr. and Mrs. Robert V. Dale

Suann and Ralph Davis

The Eden Foundation

Zita and Dan Elrod

Robin and Joshua Embry

Jeff Ervin

Jane and Richard Eskind and Family

Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Fleming Jr.

Dr. and Mrs. A. Fruin

Mary Gale and Gerry Gaintner

Mr. and Mrs. James F. Gallivan

Dr. and Mrs. Robert Garza

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas Ghertner

Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Grace

Grand Avenue Limousine, LLC

Sammie Griffin

Mr. and Mrs. Chris F. Harwell

Mrs. Lisa Henderson

Mr. and Mrs. John Hewitt

Mr. and Mrs. M. Wright Hickerson, III

Mr. and Mrs. Henry Hicks

Mr. and Mrs. Robert M. Holland, Jr.

Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Houff

The Huggett Family

J. Michaels Clothiers

Audrey and Frank Jones

Mr. Jay Joyner

Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Kazimi

Clint and Lisa Kelly

Linda R. Koon

Dr. Mitchell D. Korn

Marianne and Charles Leach

Ms. Ellen Lehman

Wendy and John Leonard

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence M. Lipman

Dr. and Mrs. James Loden

Ms. Arnita Long and Mr. Tim Ozgener

Joseph and Lynn May Foundation

Mrs. Laura and Mr. Thomas Moran

Chris and Whitney Morris

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Moses

Nashville Zoo at Grassmere

Leslie and Scott Newman

Dr. and Mrs. Jefferson Nunley

Newt and Jill Ogden

Susan and Rick Oliver

Mr. and Mrs. Jason Padgett

Mrs. Mary Sarratt Perkins

Mr. and Mrs. M. Cameron Plato

Mr. Alan Poenitske

Sharon and Douglas Pugh

Mr. and Mrs. Jackson Lockwood Ross III

Alix Weiss Sharp

Steve Sirls and Allen DeCuyper

Victoria and John Slater

Rich and Lucy Smith

Marcus and Lisa Solomon

Mark Spaniol

Libby and Shooter Stein

Southwest Airlines

TapSnap 1208

Chris and Allison Thompson

William W. Wade

Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Weigel

Dr. and Mrs. J. J. Wendel

Joni Werthan

Mr. and Mrs. Ridley Wills III

K. Janelle Wilson

Mr. and Mrs. Paul Wilson

Donna and Jim Zamorski


$250 - $499


Adventure Science Center

Mrs. Rachel Allen

Mr. Adam D. Balfour and Ms. Michelle D. Balfour

The Barr Family Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. John Bearden

Mr. Robert H. Burns

Mr. and Mrs. Gregory L. Burns

Carden Avenue

Ronald C. Cate

Susan Chapman

Barbara and Eric Chazen

Ms. Elizabeth J. Chernau

Ms. Anne Christeson

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Clayton

Ms. Valorie W. Cole

Mr. Robert Covington

Ms. Kelly Pappas Crockett

Ms. Linda Dyer

Elaine Eskind

Susan Fleschner

Mr. Fletcher Foster

Jeannie and Alan Gaus

Molly and Nicholas Golinvaux

Mr. Michael B. Goodloe

Mr. and Mrs. Frank E. Gordon

Mr. Chris Guthrie and Mrs. Tracey George

Ms. Marjorie Haines

Charlsie and John Halliburton

Mr. and Mrs. James Haltom

Haymakers and Co.

Michael D. Hill, M.D.

Mr. and Mrs. Ronald W. Hill

The Home Edit

Ms. Mari-Kate Hopper

The Hermitage Hotel

Mr. and Mrs. Granbery Jackson III

Lynda J. Kelly

Anne Knauff

Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Koch

Alicia Leadford

Andree and Alan LeQuire

Ms. Andrea O. Lindsey

Lindt Chocolate

Elizabeth and Samuel Marney, Jr.

Ed R Mayers Jr

Karen and Scott McKean

McNutt Pediatric Dentistry

Mr. and Mrs. Albert Menefee

Mark and Bonnie Miller-McLemore


$250 - $499 (cont'd)

Col. and Mrs. William H. Mitchell

Mr. and Mrs. Gregory J. Mueller

Kent and Alice Ann Nagel

Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Nelson

Mr. Chris F. Pair

Dr. and Mrs. K.B. Parkes

Catherine and Bic Parma

Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence J. Pass

Dr. C. Wright Pinson

The Poland Family in Honor of Dianna Schwarz

George L. Ritzen

Ms. Kathleen E. Roth

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rouch

Dr. Stephanie Schultz

Ms. Kimberly Shadwick

Mrs. Herb Shayne

Mrs. Judy F. Simmons

Mr. and Mrs. Brandon Sisk

Gabriel Smith

Dr. Kara Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Steele

Tonya and Walker Stevens

Tom and Keipp Talbot

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Thienel

Kent and Karen Weeks

Westerfield Family

Eleanor Whitworth

Mr. and Mrs. Christopher R. Willis in memory of Jennifer Willis

Robert Winget

Mr. William H. Woerner

Vivian R. and Richard A. Wynn

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen G. Young


$100 - $249


Ben and Nancy Adams

Mr. and Mrs. Justin Albright

Jennifer and Stephen Aleman

AmazonSmile Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Anderson

Brandee Anderson and Andrew Commiskey

Carol Arendall

The Michael Austin Family

Mr. Carlyle Barfield

Mr. and Mrs. William R. Bennett

Mr. and Mrs. David A. Berezov

Mr. and Mrs. John K. Berry

June Greer Bogle

Craig Bond

Julie Botton

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Brantley

Ms. Nancy Brock

Mr. and Mrs. Louie Phillips Buntin

Ms. Kathryn Calhoon and Mr. David Ettinger

Kadin Callaway

Bratschi Campbell

Mr. and Mrs. John Campbell

The Capital Group Companies Charitable Foundation in honor of Sam Dashiell

Ima Lee Catinna

Ms. Phila Chandler

Thomas and Joyce Cook, Jr.

Elizabeth Cormier

Mr. Pete Costanza

Dr. and Mrs. Charles L. Cox

Ms. Anna Linn Currie

The Honorable and Mrs. J. Dewey Daane

Rosemary Dickerson

Jonathan G. Dugdale

Mr. and Mrs. E. Townes Duncan

Ms. Susan Eaton

Mr. and Mrs. Bryan Edwards

Ms. Jane Englebright

Elaine Eskind

Julie Eskind

John and Janet Exton

Dr. Jan Van Eys

Norma Facio

Mr. and Mrs. Ron D. Farris

Mr. Marco A. Fernandez and Mr. Stanley Ray Schklar

Wendy Fielder

Ms. Stacy G. Fisher

Brad and Grace French

Cathey and Wilford Fuqua

Kathleen Glaser

Nancy L. Gold

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Gordon

Gerald and Shelley Gotterer

Ms. Carolyne Brinson Hadden

Hadden Group

Libbey Hagewood

Carolyn and Hartley Hall

Ms. Linda B. Hamon

Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Hannon

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Harrington

Mr. Scott Heathcox and Mrs. Aylin Ozgener

Drs. Nan and Duane Holland

Mr. and Mrs. Henry W. Hooker

Erin and Tim Hughes

Sara and Bill Hunter

Dr. and Mrs. Glenn James

Melanie A. Jarzynka

Mrs. James Johnson

Ms. Leila M. Jordan

Michael Doochin and Linda Kartoz-Doochin

Lissa and Jim Kelley

Ron and Melinda Kimble

Missy Yokom Koehn and Kurt Koehn

Kroger Company

Mr. Paul H. Kuhn, Jr.

James and Stevie Lavella

Sally M. Levine

Beverly J. Lingle

Helen Logvinov

Mrs. Barbara W. Love

Mrs. Kathy MacLachlan

Mr. and Mrs. David Mangum

Ms. Jennifer Kimball and Mr. Robert L. McDill

Mr. and Mrs. William Douglas McDowell

John E. McDowell

Michael Mishu

Jane and Paul Mitchell

Mr. and Mrs. Lane Moore

Emily Nowicki

Ms. Sandy Obodzinski

Ms. Lauren Oglesby

Elizabeth O'Hare

Mr. and Mrs. Douglas B. Owen

Ms. Charlotte Parker

Ms. Rosalie H. Pembridge

Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Pembridge

John and Susan Ratcliffe

Kay and David Raybin

Gabriele Redding

Mrs. Rachel Reedy

Mr. and Mrs. Martin Renkis

Nancy and Michael Richardson

Mr. and Mrs. Shannon Sanders

Julia and Carlos Sanz

Ms. Laurie Schell

Mr. and Mrs. Greg Schick

Mr. and Mrs. James Schulman

Dr. and Mrs. William A. Shell, Jr.

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Small

Mrs. Jeanne Dudley Smith

Ms. Sarah Sperling

Sarah Stamps

Lisa Thomas

Mr. and Mrs. Lee Thomas

Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Thornburg

Donna and Harvey Tokarski

Tropical Design

Caroline Trost and Joe Wiley

Eric Vasterling and Caroline Welsh

Sarah and Judson Veach

Mr. and Mrs. Hays Waldrop

Mr. and Mrs. D. Breck Walker

Mr. and Mrs. Philip Walker

Dr. Stacia and Mr. Cody Watkins

Mrs. Carol Weaver in memory of Mr. Stephen F. Weaver

Ms. Katherine A. Davis Wells

Ms. Cathy Werthan

Ms. Abby Williams

Ms. Arlene D. Wilson

Mr. and Mrs. Whit Wilson

Lee Wright

Beth and Bruce Zeitlin