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

Climb Nashville

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

Brownlee Currey Foundation

Maureen and James Danly

Dedmon Chiropractic

Deloitte and Touche LLP

Mrs. Annette S. Eskind

Laurie and Steven Eskind

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Humphreys

Makioka Foundation

Ellen Harrison Martin

Mr. and Mrs. Howard McLure

Patricia and James Munro

Mrs. J. Ronald Scott and The Late Ronnie Scott

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


$10,000 - $19,999

21c Museum Hotel Nashville


Ms. Christine Barggren

Mr. and Mrs. Robert N. Beck

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


Dollar General Corporation

Dollar General Literacy Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Jere Ervin

Samuel M. Fleming Foundation

Friends of Nashville Ballet

Mr. William L. Haralson

The HCA Foundation

HCA/TriStar Health

Hotel Indigo

Ingram Industries

Ms. Charlyn Jarrells

Mr. and Mrs. Roland L. Jones

Mr. Neil B. Krugman and Ms. Lee Pratt

Karen and Sylvain Lapointe

League of Women Voters

Lipman Brothers and the R.S. Lipman Company

Adrienne and Richard McRae, III

The Memorial Foundation


National Endowment for the Arts

Paramount Extrusions Company

Publix Super Markets Charities

Jennifer and Gus Puryear

Mary and David Rollins

Simply Balanced

Mr. and Mrs. James M. Sohr

SP+ Parking

Gloria and Paul Sternber

SunTrust Foundation

Dallas and Fleming Wilt

Shirley Zeitlin and Family


$5,000 - $9,999

Advance Financial

Benefits, Inc.

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

John Carter Cash and Ana Cristina Cash

Dr. Elizabeth Cato

Bonne and Gary Crigger

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Crumbo

The Danner Foundation

Mr. and Mrs. Larry Eastwood, Jr.

Element Salon


Brian Fitzpatrick

Google Fiber Inc.

Mr. and Mrs. Gerry Hayden

Anna Hemnes and Jacob Schwarz

Martha and Gavin Ivester

Marianne and Charles Leach

Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence M. Lipman

Loeb & Loeb, LLP

The Mall at Green Hills

MarketStreet Enterprises

New Music USA

Mr. and Mrs. Lee F. Noel

OBX, Inc.

Regions Financial Corporation

Mr. and Mrs. D. Tate Rich

R. J. Young Company

Michael Schlosser and Kerri Cavanaugh

Dr. and Mrs. Timothy P. Schoettle


Dan, Lisa, Sam and Jake Slipkovich

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

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Sowell

Dr. and Mrs. Michael J. Spalding

Julie C. Stadler

STF Events and Catering

Catherine Cate Sullivan

SunTrust Bank

Ms. Angie M. Swinford

Tennessee Orthopaedic Alliance

Claire Whitfield Tucker

UBS Financial Services


Vanderbilt University

Joyce A. Vise

Dr. and Mrs. Robert W. Wahl


Washington Foundation

Dr. and Mrs. Lawrence K. Wolfe


$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

Best Brands

Brian S. Biesman, MD

Bart Bowling†

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

Ann and Frank Bumstead

Mr. and Mrs. Lucius W. Carroll II

Ruth L. Cate and Dr. Charles White

Veta Cicolello and Theodore Antoniadis

Monica Cintado-Scokin and Daniel Scokin

Community Choice Financial, Inc.

Mr. and Mrs. John P. Cooper

Cumberland Skin Surgery and Dermatology

Cumberland Trust and Investment Co.

Brad and Laura Currie

Mr. and Mrs. Sam Dashiell

Mr. Charles W. Dunn

DVL Seigenthaler

The Emily Post Institute

Ernst & Young

Dr. Morel Enoch Harvey

Brad and Grace French

Patricia C. and Thomas F. Frist

Google, Inc.

Elizabeth and Lynn Greer

Shawn and Lance Gruner-Wilson

Barbara and Greg Hagood

Mr. and Mrs. J. Roderick Heller, III

Dr. Celeste Hemingway

Ashley and Douglas Henry

Mr. and Mrs. Raymond A. Hensler

Mr. and Mrs. B. Hunter Hill

Mark and Amber Holm

Mr. David Hormby

Mr. and Mrs. Bennett Frederick Horne, Jr.

Carlene Hunt

Bud Ireland

Karyn Photography

Mr. and Mrs. Paul J. Ketchel III

Dr. and Mrs. Howard Kirshner

Ms. Natalie C. Levy-Sousan

Lightning 100

Tracy Austin Lipari

Frances and Eugene Lotochinski

Mr. and Mrs. David J. Mahanes III

Mr. and Mrs. Donald R. Moody

Roger E. Moore and G. Brian Jackson

Morgan Stanley

Lacey Newman, Realtor

Orange Aluminum

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Peluso

Mr. and Mrs. W. Brantley Phillips

Mr. and Mrs. Frederic W. Reisner

Alice and Michael Rolli

Salem Media Group, Inc

Mr. and Mrs. Todd Sandahl

Dr. Norm Scarborough and Ms. Kimberly Hewell

Mr. and Mrs. James C. Seabury, III

Jordan and Rachel Schneider

Dr. and Mrs. Steven B Shankle

Shepherd Therapeutics

Mr. and Mrs. David R. Smith

Mr. and Mrs. Grant Smothers

Ms. Ashley Stringfellow

Lori Tigert

Mr. and Mrs. Joshua Trusley

U.S. Bank Foundation

Jane Vandeventer

Paul Vasterling and Jason Facio

Mrs. Johnna B. Watson

Mr. and Mrs. Brian Waller

Wells Fargo


$1,000 - $2,499


Stephen Abelman and Robin Holab-Abelman

Mrs. Hunter Armistead

Cynthia and Dave Arnholt

Anita and Don Baltimore

Jeanette Barker and Dax Langford


Carl and Susan Becker

The Bentley Family

Annie Laurie Berry

Mr. Charles C. Blackburn and The Honorable Marsha Blackburn

Michele and Paul Brown

Business Center Partners, LP

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

Business Center Partners, LP

CapStar Bank

Dr. Aaron Coffey

Mr. and Mrs. Tim Conner

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas F. Corcoran

Mr. and Mrs. Ian F. Cotton

Kim and Jim Crafton

Mr. and Mrs. Albert J. Dale, III

Mr. and Mrs. Robert V. Dale

Dance USA

Sarah and Jason Dasal

Suann and Ralph Davis

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Dennis

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Dixon

Emmely and Michael Duncan

The Eden Foundation

Dr. and Mrs. Jeffrey B. Eskind

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew H. Fones

Lisa and Michael French

Mr. and Mrs. Gabriel Galletti

Mr. and Mrs. Matthew T. Gardner

Margaret and Robert Gibbons

Dr. and Mrs. Michael Gold and Family

Mr. and Mrs. Frederick Grace

Mr. and Mrs. James Haile

Janet and Jim Hasson

Dr. and Mrs. J. Brevard Haynes

Mr. and Mrs. James Hobbs

Houston Howell and Jessica Osaki

Mr. Allen Huggins

Jacqueline and Robert Hutton

Shane Hutton and Leigh Anne Strickland

Mrs. Suzan Ilic and Mr. Christian Ilic

Mr. and Mrs. Franklin M. Jarman

Mr. and Mrs. William Owen Joyner

LL Balanced

Ken and Bev Leiser

Mr. and Mrs. David L. Manning

Dr. and Mrs. Steven V. Manoukian

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

Newk’s of Middle Tennessee

Noteable Blends, Kristen and Scott Davis

Nutrition Stripped

Dr. Christopher Ott and Mr. Jeremy Simons

Pure Sweat + Float Studio

Dr. and Mrs. Gregory P. Richardson

Mr. and Mrs. Dudley C. Richter

Anne and Charles Roos

Salt and Vine

Samuel A. Santoro and Mary M. Zutter

Mr. and Mrs. William E. Saunders

Mr. and Mrs. Jordan M. Schneider

Mr. and Mrs. David S. Schwarz

Mr. and Mrs. John S. Scott

Mrs. Jack W. Shepherd

Deborah D. Sherman, M.D.

Marc Siegel

Mr. Donald K. Skelton

Irvin and Beverly Small Foundation

Dr. Kara Smith

Ray D. Smith and Michael H. Johnson

Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Speyer

Star Bagel

Mrs. Hope Stringer

Mr. and Mrs. B. Finn Swarting

Rebecca and William Taylor

Taziki’s Mediterranean Cafe

Peggy and Tim Thomson in Honor of Elizabeth Thomson

Mr. and Mrs. Stephen Turner

The Tyrrell Family

Ken and Sandy Upleger

William Verheide

Dr. and Mrs. J. J. Wendel

Bradley D. Wensel

Mr. and Mrs. Ridley Wills III

Mrs. Carol Yarbrough and Dr. Burton F. Elrod

Manuel Zeitlin Architects


$500 - $999


Angie Adams

Laurie and Michael Austin

Mrs. Patricia F. Belcher

Ms. Shirley Blackburn

Angela and Jerry Bostelman

Richard and Judith Bracken

Phil and Allison Brooks

Leigha Burdick

Mr. and Mrs. Rawls Butler

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

Ms. Linda Dyer

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

Grand Avenue Limousine, LLC

Sammie Griffin

Mr. and Mrs. Chris F. Harwell

Mr. and Mrs. John Hewitt

Mr. and Mrs. M. Wright Hickerson, III

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

Dr. and Mrs. Stephen Houff

The Huggett Family

Audrey and Frank Jones

Mr. Jay Joyner

Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Kazimi

Clint and Lisa Kelly

Diane and Wayne Kopit

Linda R. Koon

Dr. Mitchell D. Korn

Heloise Werthan Kuhn

Wendy and John Leonard

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

Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Nelson

Leslie and Scott Newman

Dr. and Mrs. Jefferson Nunley

Newt and Jill Ogden

Susan and Rick Oliver

Mr. and Mrs. Jason Padgett

Sharon and Douglas Pugh

Mr. and Mrs. Jackson Lockwood Ross III

G. Kyle Rybczyk

Alix Weiss Sharp

Steve Sirls and Allen DeCuyper

Victoria and John Slater

Rich and Lucy Smith

Marcus and Lisa Solomon

Southwest Airlines

Mark Spaniol

Libby and Shooter Stein

Noelle and John Tabor

TapSnap 1208

Chris and Allison Thompson

William W. Wade

Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Weigel

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. William D. Bryant

Mr. and Mrs. Gregory L. Burns

Ronald C. Cate

Susan Chapman

Barbara and Eric Chazen

Ms. Anne Christeson

The Corner Market Catering Company

Ms. Kelly Pappas Crockett

Kroger Company

Elaine Eskind

Julie Eskind

John and Janet Exton

Jeannie and Alan Gaus

Molly and Nicholas Golinvaux

Ms. Marjorie Haines

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

JD Kious and Shane McCoy

Anne Knauff

Mr. and Mrs. Christopher Koch

Alicia Leadford

Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Lucas

Elizabeth and Samuel Marney, Jr.

Ms. Laura McLeod

McNutt Pediatric Dentistry

Mr. and Mrs. Albert Menefee

Mark and Bonnie Miller-McLemore

Col. and Mrs. William H. Mitchell

Mr. and Mrs. Gregory J. Mueller

Kent and Alice Ann Nagel

Mr. Chris F. Pair

Dr. and Mrs. K.B. Parkes

Catherine and Bic Parma

The Poland Family in Honor of Dianna Schwarz

Ms. Kathleen E. Roth

Mr. and Mrs. Richard Rouch

Dr. Stephanie Schultz

Mrs. Herb Shayne

Mr. and Mrs. Brandon Sisk

Mr. and Mrs. Thomas R. Steele

Tonya and Walker Stevens

Tom and Keipp Talbot

Mr. and Mrs. Mark Thienel

Ansley and Brett Tillett

Bill and Cathy Turner

Kent and Karen Weeks

Westerfield Family

Mrs. Lisa W. Wheeler

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. Larry Ahern

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

Ms. Sharon Charney

Thomas and Joyce Cook, Jr.

Elizabeth Cormier

Mr. Pete Costanza

Mr. Robert Covington

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

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

Rob and Melissa Ferre

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

Charlsie and John Halliburton

Ms. Linda B. Hamon

Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Hannon

Mr. and Mrs. Tom Harrington

Mr. and Mrs. Scott Heard

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

Mrs. Kathryn Morton

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

Nancy Ray

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

Mr. Joseph Sepanek

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

Dr. Beth Sjoblom and Mr. Eric Sjoblom

Mrs. Carol Smith

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. Paul Waddle

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