Our Donors


Festival Napa Valley acknowledges with appreciation its generous supporters. Gifts help ensure the innovative programming and community-wide cultural activities presented throughout Napa Valley each year, and support the Festival’s arts education and audience-building initiatives.

Reflects current gifts and grants received or pledged as well as contributions from the 2022 Arts for All Gala.

Gifts of $500,000 and above

Tatiana and Gerret Copeland

Olivia Hsu Decker

Gordon Getty

Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem

Gifts of $250,000 to $499,999

Athena and Timothy Blackburn

  Antonio and Rita Castellucci

Nan Parks and Wayne Koucurek

Kathleen Martinez Nazar and José Luis Nazar

Kenneth and Deborah Novack

Leslie and Rich Frank

Robert and Maria Torres

Gifts of $150,000 to $249,999

Maggie and Stephen Oetgen

Mary Beth and David Shimmon

Karin and Paul Wick 

Gifts of $100,000 to $149,999

Suzanne Deal Booth

Kathleen McIntosh and Michael Covarrubias


Darioush and Shahpar Khaledi

Pam and Richard Kramlich

Steven and Claire Stull

Janet Effland and William Urbach

Michael and Tara Uytengsu

Anita Wornick

Gifts of $50,000 to $99,999

Kelley and Jim Bailey

 Robin and Michelle Baggett

Kay and Steven Fike

Craig and Kathryn Hall 

Agustin and Valeria Huneeus

Julie and Frank Husic

Pepper and Michael Jackson

Anna and Aria Mehrabi

Theresa Kepic and Frank Naeymi-Rad

Sabrina and Timothy Persson

Pat Stull

W. Clarke and Elizabeth Swanson

Phil Tagami

Gifts of $20,000 to $49,999

The Ashe Family Trust

Lauren Ackerman

Veronica and Chris Ashworth

Romana Bracco

Stephanie and George Brannon

Stephen Bruce

Steph and Tim Busch

Mary Ann Sebastiani Cuneo and Richard Cuneo

Dagmar Dolby

Barbara and James Fetherston

Carmen Castro-Franceschi and Greg Franceschi

Valérie and Jeff Gargiulo

Priscilla and Keith Geeslin

Susan and David Gill

Lehn and Ritch Goetz

Tonia Modic and Bruce Gray

Cristina Salas-Porras and Lee Hudson

Jane and Bert Inch

Charles Johnson

Serrie Singhasiri and Kenneth Lin

David Marks

Brooke and Abe Marouf

Doug and Dana McKellar

Semira and Mark Moshayedi

The Honorable Nancy Pelosi and Mr. Paul Pelosi

Amy and James Ramsey

Katy and Michael Saei

Elizabeth Segerstorm

Patti Smith

Janni and Leonard Stein

Tania and Ardie Tavangarian

Janet and John Trefethen

Elyse and David Walker

Brigitta and Mark Whiting

Gifts of $10,000 to $19,999

Denise Adams

Kaylea and Peter Bakker

Menakka and Essel Bailey

Amanda and Paul Bania

Barbara Brown

Thomas Buck

Carolina and Eduardo Centola

Alice Corning

Neal and Evan Ellman

Gerald Grodsky

Malin Giddings and Richard Hechler

Maureen and John Herr

Sandra Jordan

Penny and Ron Mallen

Dayna Manning

Diane and Rick Mazer

Jeff McGregor

Tina and Jeffrey Miller

Arjon Mucejani

Maryam and Oran Muduroglu

Paula Key and John Murphy

Tracy Dockray Rudd and Mark Rudd

Kent Savage

Roseanne and Charlie Simpson

Mona Tavss

Jennifer and Alan Varela

Julie and Jeremy Veit

Mahvash and Farrok Yazdi

Gifts of $5,000 to $9,999

Sharon and Richard Allen

Kellie and Steve Abreu

Carlin and Jack Anton

Sandy and David Asheim

Diana Bersohn

Cynthia and Randy Bigony

Virginia and Mark Brenman

Patty and Bill Brunetti

Judith and Jay Caldwell

Julie Coplon

Naoko Dalla Valle

Cindy and Gene Domecus

Ali and Justin Dragoo

Becky and Tommy Drake

Spencer Dress

Elaine Ellman

Candace Utengsu Hamilton

Maggie and Jim Hornung

Susan and Robert Kresek

Cynthia Lynn

Mary and Terry MacRae

Sarah Bartels Nagel and Bill Nagel

Shannon O'Shaughnessy

Mary Palmer

Patty and Eric Poppe

Pam and Jack Preston

Ali Razi

Nathalie Diamantis and Scott Rosen

Carol and Jack Scalo

Sally Yu and Jeff Shen

Jane and Larry Solomon

Sara Steingart

Trish Stephens

Anne Kaiser-Taylor and Robert Taylor

Kristin Sorensen and Danny Tran

Travis Tuck

Vida and Paul Vazin

Jennifer and Barry Waitte

Karen and Rick Walker

Kim Hastie and Timothy Welch

Gifts of $2,500 to $4,999

Cynthia and Rob Birmingham

Stephanie Block

Nancy Brown

Alison Corning

James Coulter

John Zaffarano and Tom Davila

Peggy Duly

Valerie Evans

Ginger Martin Favero and Fred Favero

Elizabeth Gard and Thomas Furlong

Thomas Gage

Leslie and Umberto Gibin

Audrey and Paul Hanneman

Latife Hayson

Lise Jeantet and Jeffrey Heller

Celia and Kedreth Hogan

Kimberly Hughes

Sue and Jason Johnson

Choolwe Kalulu

Thomas Keller

Kathleen Korb

Vivian Wong and Peter KY

Larry Kurzweil

Joe Leinaker

Goretti and Lawrence Lui

Jeanne Montague and Chad Overway

Laura and Hunt Pettit

Michael Polenske

Lynn and Ed Poole

Cindy and Howard Rachofsky

Hazel Rosen

Ryan and Robbie Ross

Alfie Royo

Joseph Saveri

Sandra and Gary Schnitzer

Jason Scoggins

Beverly and Arvind Sodhani

Monica and Don St. Pierre

Shari and Garen Staglin

Tracy and Jim Sweeney

Mario and Jennifer Trinchero

Maria Triska

Marimar Torres

Lilian Tsai

Annie and Martin Wang

Suzanne and Richard Webster

Fariba and Iraj Zolnasr

Gifts of $500 to $2,499

Michele and Stephen Altman

Minal Amin

Linda and Don Blank

Gay-Lynn and Robert Blanding

Lissa Gibbs and Peter Borck

Hilary Vartanian and Andy Borinstein

Jennifer and Eric Brown

Hafsa Burt

Jacqueline and Erik Christman

Tina and Christopher Carpenter

Rosalyn Chen

Aaliya Dadabhoy

Elizabeth de Baubigny

Elizabeth Fullerton

Wendy Heilmann

Emily Charlson and Mark Herrero

Jon Holman

Linda Horioka

Daru Kawalkowski and Alton Irby

Siera June

Kristine Klussman

Sue Kuehn

Unhui and Victor Kwok

Geraldine Lemais

Marie and Barry Lipman

Alfred Mandel

Sean McDonnell

Sherene Melania

Alycia Mondavi

Karie La Mountain

Judi and Robert Newman

Barbara and Donald Niemann

Brenda and Alfredo Pedroza

Nora Quattrin

Lily Samii

Joann Serefini

Pravin Shah

Jag Soni

Kristi Symon

Kimberly and Robert Talley

David Taub

Peter VanArsdale

Michelle Wagner

Christine and John Wall

Lucie and Jerry Weissman

Rebecca and Peter Wendt

GIFTS OF $100 TO $499

Mandana Azad

Cherry Baumann

Reid Bergsund

L’Ann Bingham

A. Benton Bledsoe

James Schull and Richard Buth

Dennis Chan

Brian Combs

Eileen Crane

Celia G. Cummings

Valerie Diamond

Elaine and Richard Fohr

Bradley Groper

Vin Gupta

Justin Haydel

Larry Heit

Katherine and Steven Herber

Dominique Laffont

Nicole Marino

Jan McAdoo

Garry McGuire

Monica and Michael McKeever

Majbritt Murdock

Norma Neil

Donna Onaga

Heidi and Bryan Pay

Nancy Quinn

Robert Ripps

Joseph Roberts

Kathy Sager

Harry Skaletzky

Charlene Steen

Michele Torres

Chris Valentini

Claire and Henri Vandendriessche 

Julianna and Steven Weissman