George Woods Society

George Woods, Pitt's first ChancellorThe George Woods Society ($2,500 to $4,999) honors the University's first chancellor, who served in that role from 1858 to 1880. Woods is credited with creating Pitt's endowment, founding the science and engineering programs, and dramatically increasing enrollment.

Membership in the George Woods Society honors those who have given $2,500 to $4,999 in a fiscal year.

 

 

2017 George Woods Society Honor Roll

While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of these records, we encourage our readers to alert the Office of Institutional Advancement of any errors or omissions by calling 412-624-5800 or by e-mailing chancellorscircle@pitt.edu

Please note that "+" denotes that a donor is being honored posthumously and names in italics indicate that at least one member of the donor household is a proud Pitt alumni. We also extend special thanks to those corporations that provided matching gifts to increase the support provided by donors indicated with an *.

Anonymous (30)

Mr. Avery R. Abrams & Ms. Patricia J. Romeo Abrams

Dolores L. Aburano

Mr. & Mrs. Edward J. Adamchik*

Clarence Raymond Adams Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Charles Aftosmis

Tryg A. Ager, PhD*

Robert Lee Allman II, Esquire & Diane Allman

James C. Altman

Dr. David B. Amos

Richard F. Andracki

Lukas G. Andreen

Mark A. Antonucci, DMD

Dr. Diana Riggs Artman & Mr. Bernard C. Artman

Timothy D. Averch, MD

Bob Badger

Dr. Sharon Baer & Mr. Christopher A. Baer

Mr. & Mrs. William Balsinger

Jeffrey R. Balzer, PhD

Jan L. Bamford & Ronald Tiberio

Dr. & Mrs. Michael K. Ban

Janice G. Barone

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Charles Barrage

Rhodora Barton & Dick K. Barton*

Mr. Ronald Basso & Mrs. Alecia Moyer-Basso

Dr. & Mrs. Gene Battistella

Craig J. Bauer

Mr. & Mrs. David J. Baughman

Mr. & Mrs. Richard J. Baxter

Mr. & Mrs. David S. Beachler

Edwin H. Beachler III

Mr. & Mrs. Robert J. Behling

Mr. & Mrs. Maximilian Francis Beier

Pamela S. Belinkie*

Adam M. Bell PharmD

Christopher J. Bell

Kevin & Jennica Bellanca*

Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Berkley

Mr. & Mrs. Robert S. Bernstein

+Betty R. Best

Hope Mervosh Bielich & Walter N. Bielich

Toneanne Lynn Biesuz

Peter M. Billey, D.D.M.

Mr. & Mrs. Tracy A. Biondi

Kim Bittner

Steven Blackmore

Mr. & Mrs. Henry Blaufeld

Dr. & Mrs. David G. Blinky

Robert A. Boal

Robert Boast

Mr. & Mrs. John E. Bonaroti

Robert I. Boose II

Mr. & Mrs. Gil Borok

Peter C. Boschini, Esquire

Theodore M. Bovard

James W. Boyd

Dr. James M. Boyle III

Amanda Bozic Pyper

Robert W. Bragdon, MD

Thomas W. Braun, DMD, PhD & Elizabeth Braun

Barry David Brause, MD

James H. Bregenser

Mr. & Mrs. Joseph C. Breunig

Dr. & Mrs. David M. Brienza

John M. Brier

Mr. & Mrs. Larry Lee Brock Jr.

David E. Brougher, MD

Derrick Brown

Mr. & Mrs. Douglas A. Brown

Ryan M. Brown*

Charles E. Bunch, Trustee*

Marilyn Bernard Burke & David L. Burke

Tracy R. Seewald, M.D. & Steven A. Burton, M.D.

Dr. & Mrs. John R. Bush

Harold T. Bushey

Dr. Sidney N. Busis & Sylvia Busis

Dr. & Mrs. Glenn A. Buterbaugh

Nancy S. Caldwell

Ronald G. Cameron

Patricia Hogan Canfield, MD & Thomas Canfield

Janet F. Cappy

John A. Capriotti

The Carenzo Family

Ron Carnevali

Rich Casoli

Richard G. Cassoff, MD

D.J. Cavanaugh

Dr. Debra Cen & Mr. Stephen L. Hmelar

Robert A. Cerminaro & Family

Gene R. Chabrier

Scott A. Chappell

Dr. Herbert Chesler & Dr. Betty Elaine Chesler

Richard A. Chesnik, Esquire

Mr. & Mrs. Mark A. Chiarelli

Robert A. Chimka

Roberta Marie Churilla

Mr. & Mrs. John T. Cica

Cippel Family

Mark Campion Clawson, MD

Mr. & Mrs. Frank J. Clements

Georgia L. Colangelo

Mr. & Mrs. William J. Colborn

Dr. & Mrs. William G. Combs

Eugene K. Connors

Rose Eva Bana Constantino, PhD

Jaimes C. Contreras

Richard Allen Cook, MD

Zerick Dylan Cook

Fiore William Coppula

Dale J. Cordial, P.T.

Sheila M. Corrall

Michael B. Cortese

Mr. & Mrs. Keith Crissman*

Roberto L. Croce

Dr. James S. Cross & Dr. Brenda V. Cross

Gloster Bryant Current, Jr.*

Jamie K. Cwynar

Carol & David Dalcanton

Dr. Edwin C. Daley

Ralph Dallier

Walter E. Damian

Bill Daniels

Kenneth A. Dapp

+Leasure Kline Darbaker

Tamara J. Datri

Mr. David A. Lynch & Ms. Dorothy Ann Davis

Mr. & Mrs. Stanford G. Davis

Mr. & Mrs. Steven R. Davis

Mr. & Mrs. Timothy P. Dawson

Catherine D. DeAngelis, Trustee & James C. Harris

Dr. & Mrs. Thomas P. Debies

Lila I. Decker, RN

+Albert Earl Deemer

+Estelle Deemer

Dr. David N. DeJong

Mr. & Mrs. Robert A. DeMichiei

Louis A. DePaul Sr., Esquire

Dr. James C. Dewar Jr. & Dr. Stephanie Buck Dewar

Wayne J. DiBartola Jr., DMD

Mr. & Mrs. Kerry N. Diehl

Mr. & Mrs. John A. Dioguardi

Domenic J. DiPaolo

Deron M. Donalson

Frank J. Donatelli

Peter N. Donina

John M. Dougherty Jr.

David John Down

David Downing

Matthew J. Dugan

Adam E. Dulak

Stephen G. Dunn, DMD

Mr. & Mrs. Louis H. Dupart

Mr. & Mrs. Robert E. Eberly Jr.

Daniel I. Edelstone, MD

Mr. & Mrs. Jamie Egan

Mr. & Mrs. Lee E. Elder

Susan Schindel Ellsweig

Mr. & Mrs. Peter J. Emanuele

Adrienne A. English & James Alan English, DMD

Dr. & Mrs. T. Roger Entress

Michael B. & Margaret M. Evans

Louis Dominick Falo Jr., MD

Jim Fanning*

Michael J. Farrell

Betty Feathers

Michael W. Feeney Jr.

Arlene Butera Ferrante

Dr. & Mrs. Francis T. Ferraro

Christopher C. Ferris

Mr. & Mrs. Ted Fetterman

Mr. & Mrs. Brian S. Fetterolf

Dr. & Mrs. Donald R. Fischer

Carrie B. Fisher

Mr. & Mrs. Hugh J. Flanagan

James R. Fleming

Rick & Amy Fogle

James Forbes

Ruth Ann Forsyth & James F. Denvir Jr.

David P. Fowler, MD

Anthony Fragale Jr.

Carol A. Francese

Joseph J. Frank

Lee Frank

Salvatore A. Fratto

Mr. & Mrs. John Frentzos

Professor Lawrence A. Frolik

Mr. & Mrs. Salvatore L. Gaetano Jr.

Susan Silvestri Galanski & Stanley A. Galanski

Dr. R. Kent Galey & Dr. Karen Roche Galey

Harry K. Garber

William & Mary Jane Gatti

Bobbie Gaunt

Philip Gee, PharmD

Eric V. Gernert

Mr. & Mrs. Myles S. Getlan

Alice Springer Gibson, M.D. & Karl Robert Gibson

Mr. & Mrs. Robert G. Gift

Maryedna Gillespie-Gennaula

Mr. & Mrs. Christopher J. Gilson

Dr. Alison Morris Gimbel & Dr. Michael L. Gimbel

Mark V. Glenn

Stephen A. Glickman

Mr. & Mrs. Robert I. Glimcher

Mr. & Mrs. David V. Glorioso

Mr. Charles Reitman & Ms. Janet Goodman

John P. Goodrum

John P. Gordon

Robert Gordon

Kimberly L. Gottschalk

Mr. & Mrs. David T. Gourley*

Ralph S. Graff

James A. Gray*

Cheryl D. Green Lepley*

Carl G. Grefenstette*

Mark A. Griffith

Richard M. Groat

Aaron P. Gross

Kenneth E. & Juanita A. Guise, Jr.

Mark W. & Nancy F. Guzan

Joel M. Haight, PhD

Mr. & Mrs. Scott J. Hamill

John W. Hammond*

Patrick Hanlon

Dale & Jill Harmon

Mary Anne Siedle Harmon & William D. Harmon

The Honorable Janet G. Harner

Mr. & Mrs. Geoffrey R. Hartenstein

Mr. & Mrs. Philip C. Hartzler

James Charles Hays & Vera Ann Hays

Ryan Heddleston

Barbara A. Heigl

Mr. & Mrs. George Gary Heiney II

Dr. Jeffrey S. Heinle & Dr. Sheila K. Heinle

Mr. & Mrs. Richard M. Henderson Jr.

Deborah J. Hendrickson

Mr. & Mrs. C. Talbot Heppenstall Jr.

Charles P. Herrmann

Maureen and Patrick Herward*

William T. Hillgrove

Brian K. Himes

Dr. Stephanie Greene & Mr. Steven Hinz

Jeffrey R. Hitchan, DMD  & Mrs. Diane L. Hitchan

Mr. & Mrs. David R. Hoch

Dr. Vicky Hoffman & Mr. Steven Hoffman

Susan Schwartz Hogan & John Francis Hogan

Mr. & Mrs. Charles C. Holley

Marilyn P. Hollinshead

Sean Tobias Hoover*

Scott A. Horan*

Terrence L. & Monna Hormel

Lt. Gen. Patricia D. Horoho, USA, Ret., Trustee & Col. Ray Horoho, USA, Ret.

Rex and Jill Hough

Mr. & Mrs. W. Richard Howe

Dr. Joseph R. Howell & Ms. Judith J. Hlafcsak

Joseph William Huber & Linda Lesnick Huber

Joseph Hudak

Carl F. Hutcherson, DMD

Llewellyn Marc Hyacinthe, MD

Helen B. Jacob

Dr. & Mrs. James R. Jarvis

Mr. & Mrs. Benjamin S. Jinks

Vincent C. Johns

Mr. & Mrs. Larry L. Johnson II

Jeff Jones

Lauren Jonkman, Pharm.D., M.P.H.

Dr. & Mrs. Kevin David Judy, MD

Earl W. Julius

Garrett Kajmowicz

Egils Kaktins

Stephie A. Kapourales

George S. Kappakas, MD

John P. Karney Jr.

Mark G. Kartub, MD

Mr. & Mrs. Jim Kasmer

Dr. & Mrs. Michael J. Keenan*

Mr. & Mrs. Dennis J. Kelleher

William L. Kelly, P.T.

Terrence Kenny

Joseph Kern Jr.

Valerie Corbin Ketchen*

Jennifer M. Kettering

William R. Kiefer

Mr. & Mrs. John E. King

Paul Klacka

Brian A. Klaich, DMD

Douglas M. Kleine, CAE

Mr. & Mrs. Paul S. Klingensmith

Mr. & Mrs. Douglas E. Knoch

Christopher J. Knox

Mr. & Mrs. Glenn G. Kolod

Michael Thomas Kolodychak, DMD

James E. Kopelman and Eileen P. Kopelman

Dr. & Mrs. Edward L. Korenman

Robert M. Kornosky

Dr. Kevin & Kathleen Krenitsky

Trevor M. Kriner

John Daryl Kristofic, MD

Judith A. Kroll

Frank B. Kula Jr.

Dr. & Mrs. Lewis H. Kuller

Dr. David Lacomis & Dr. Joan M. Lacomis

Ellen & Larry Lebow

Patricia Duke LeClere

Dr. & Mrs. Robert E. Lee

Dr. David B. Lerberg

Lerman Family

David J. Lesko

Michael H. Levin

Mr. & Mrs. Edward L. Levine*

Howard A. Levine

Kyle Andrew Lingenfelter, MD

Nick & Anne Liparulo

Mr. & Mrs. Frank J. Lipchick

Ms. Nancy A. Rozendal & Mr. Gordon Lisker

David W. Litzinger

Sammy Paul Lonich

Dennis J. Loughran, C.P.A.

Dr. & Mrs. Gary Richard Lounsberry

Mr. & Mrs. Blaine Lucas

Mr. & Mrs. John T. Majors

Matthew J. Maldet

Shawn M. Malloy

Mr. & Mrs. Milan Mamula

Dr. Lawrence W. N. Weber & Dr. Ellen M. Mandel

Dr. Michael Mangione

Mr. & Mrs. Franklin R. Manios

Dr. Ernest James Mantini & Linda L. Mantini

Mr. & Mrs. Edward R. Marasco

Mary Ellen Doran Marchi & Robert M. Marchi, D.M.D.

James William Marcucci, MD

William Marmo

Amy Krueger Marsh & F. Joseph Marsh

Terry J. Marshall*

E. Jane Martin, PhD

Kirk Allen Martin

Peter L. Martorelli

Edward A. Maruca Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. John Mary

Steve M. Maslek

Barbara A. Mateer, Penny Mateer, & John Mateer

Kate Mathison

Dr. & Mrs. Donald L. Mauney

Mr. & Mrs. Anthony D. May

Clyde Edward McAuley, MD

James & Terry Ann McCaffrey

Daniel J. McCann

Kevin Alan McCarthy

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas J. McCartney

Mrs. Marion Petering McClain & Craig J. McClain, MD

Bruce A. McClane, Ph.D

Dr. & Mrs. Lee H. McCormick

Dr. Russell G. Schuh & Dr. Margaret C. McDonald

Joseph F. McDonough

Mr. & Mrs. Patrick J. McElhinny

Brett A. McFadden, MD

Harold L. McHail

Christine Louise McHenry, M.D., M.A.T.S.

Douglas R. McIlwain

Naley C. McKamish

Barry D. McKnight, DMD

Timothy P. McLaughlin

+Margaret M. McMaster

Margaret K. McMillion

Larry R. Meenan*

Mr. Terry & Mrs. Karen Melis

Larry J. Merlo, Trustee

Mr. Adam C. Gibbons & Ms. Ingrid M. Mesa*

Dr. & Mrs. Joseph R. Meyn

Mr. & Mrs. Michael W. Michaels

Elida Mullen Micklo & Connie Micklo

Mr. & Mrs. Michael Mihalov

Drs. Christopher and Trisha Miller

Kevin E. Miller

Andrew D. Miller, M.D.

Michael Lamar Miller, D.O.

Joseph B. Mills

David J. Missenda

Mr. & Mrs. Jason A. Mitchell

Alan G. Momeyer

Jack Monaco

Constance Moniodes Voas

Mr. & Mrs. Richard F. Moody

Dr. & Mrs. J. Craig Moore

Dr. John J. Moossy & Dr. Delynne J. Myers

John R. Morahan

Mr. & Mrs. Martin J. Moran*

Donald I. Moritz & Janet Moritz

Lindsay S. Mork

Douglass A. Morrison, MD, PhD

Frank E. Mosier, Trustee

Dr. & Mrs. M. Barry Moskowitz

Elizabeth H. Moy, MD

Mr. & Mrs. D. Jordan Mrvos

+Justus Mulert

William J. Mullaney*

Mr. & Mrs. William D. Munsch*

Mr. & Mrs. Robert S. Murphy

Paul V. Murray

Ellen R. Musante

Michael T. Muslin, Esquire

John R. Musulin & Marsha M. Musulin

Joseph Mycka

Shirley C. Nasby

Michael J. Naumuk

Mr. Gary P. Nelson & Ms. Jo Anne Schwendinger

Mr. & Mrs. Kurt R. Nestel Sr.*

Thomas S. Netzer

Mr. & Mrs. William R. Newlin

+Frederick J. Nicaise

Mr. & Mrs. John A. Nice

Tony Novosel & Alice A. Novosel

Michael A. & Carol A. Novosel

Dr. & Mrs. Arthur John Nowak

Gary J. Ogg, Esquire

Mary Ann Olup

Mr. & Mrs. James V. O'Rourke Jr.*

Barbara A. Ossip, EdD

Sean O'Toole

James A. Painter

Louis M. Palatella

Alan J. Palguta*

Arthur E. Pape & Barbara Nichols Pape

Jason R. Papson

Neil D. Parham*

Keith Park

Barbara S. Patterson

David H. J. Pavasko, DMD

Dr. & Mrs. Arnold M. Peace

Patricia Pecora

J.C. Pelusi

Dr. Jen-Chieh Peng & Dr. Tze-Huey Chiou-Peng

Susan B. Perkins

William A. Perry

Richard B. Persia

Mr. & Mrs. Donald H. Peters

John C. Petersen

James Louis Petraitis, DMD

Howard M. Picking III, Trustee & Adelle Picking

Drs. Gordon and Gwenlynne Pike

Mark A. Podrosky

Stephen J. Pollack, MD

Karen Strimban Popkave & Arthur Howard Popkave, M.D.

Dennis J. Popovec

Gregory D. Porter

Barbara L. Portman

Arturo C. Porzecanski & Nina R. Porzecanski

Mr. & Mrs. Steven A. Possino

Beatrice O. Pressley, PhD

Mr. Stephen Bruno III & Dr. Kimberly B. Price

William C. Price, Esquire

Claire Pyle

Joshua N. Quaye, MD

Allison P. Quick

Robert Vincent Racunas, Esquire & Karen S. Racunas

Stephen Charles Rafferty

Dr. Margaret V. Ragni

Arthur G. Ramicone

Mr. & Mrs. Andrew W. Reinhart

George S. Repchick

Joseph Reschini

Jacques Rhodes

Deborah F. Ricci

Mr. and Mrs. John C. Richter

Amber Riley

Patricia Damrau Riley & Steven E. Riley Jr., Esquire

Hugh P. Ringer

Lucrezia Risko

Mitchell Roberts

Reid B. Roberts, Esquire

Mr. & Mrs. Robert T. Roberts

Dr. & Mrs. Bert A. Rockman

Andrew F. Rodgers

Dr. Randall & Janie Rodriquez

Michael J. Rogal, MD

David C. Rollins & Joan Rollins

Jeffrey Ronallo*

Mr. & Mrs. Arthur J. Rooney II

Mr. & Mrs. Colin M. Rosenberg

Vincent J. Roskovensky II

Mr. & Mrs. David Rossi

Elizabeth Rossman

Mr. & Mrs. Richard E. Rowe

Mr. & Mrs. Israel J. Rudoy

Daniel W. Rullo

Kathy J. Ruman

The Rupprecht Family

Richard Earl Rush

Rose & Dennis Rush

James M. Russavage, DMD, MD

Mr. & Mrs. William S. Ryan

Mr. & Mrs. Robert J. Ryan

Larry Sadler, M.D.

Mr. & Mrs. Elliott M. Sanft

Joseph F. Sarosi

The Honorable & Mrs. Eugene F. Scanlon Jr.

David C. Scapes

Dr. & Mrs. Irwin A. Schafer

William J. Schillinger*

Mr. & Mrs. William J. Schmidt

Theresa Miriam Schroeder & Theodore Schroeder

Dr. & Mrs. Armando Sciullo

Samuel R. Sciullo Jr.

Justine Scriptunas

Richard J. Scurfield

John J. Seaman Jr., PharmD*

Philip and Donna Sebes*

Dr. Anthony C. Segreti

Barbara Y. Seitz

Lowell D. Shaffer, PhD

Charles R. Sharar II

Mr. & Mrs. Bruce G. Shearer

Sandrine Sheon

Robert L. Shields Jr.

John J. Shrum

Paul F. Sikora

Mr. & Mrs. Albert John Silkroski

Dr. Jaspaal Singh

Daniel L. Slain

Brett Smith

Mr. & Mrs. Gary L. Smith

David M. Smith, R.Ph.

Diane M. Smith

Joan M. Smith & Joseph E. Smith, D.D.S.

Randy & Carrie Smith

Raymond W. Smith

Reuben Sean Smith

Jeffrey Lewis Smoulder

Eileen Cosharek Spevak & William Spevak

H. Robert Spicher III*

Nicholas T. Spina Jr.*

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas Robert Staab

Thomas S. Stackpole

Sidney Stark Jr. & Sons

Paulette Staub

Theresa J. Steele-Austin & Edna Steele

Georgian Schultz Steinhardt

John E. Stember, Esquire

Mr. & Mrs. Daniel L. Stephens

Gary Paul Stoehr, PharmD

Albert E. Stofko, D.D.S.

Daniel F. Stokes

Christopher J. Strahler

Dr. & Mrs. Peter L. Strick

Krishnappa Subramanyam, PhD

Mr. & Mrs. Paul A. Supowitz

Ronald B. Surmacz, PhD

William F. Swanson Jr.

Thomas Takach

Marguerite F. Tamasy, PhD, RN

Nancy M. Targett, PhD

Madelain Tauberg

+Esther F. Teplitz, MD

Mr. & Mrs. Marc T. Thirkell

Benjamin E. Thomas Jr. & Bertha E. Thomas

Dr. & Mrs. James S. Thompson

Jeffery S. Thompson

Mark E. Thompson, MD

Kimberly Tilstone & A. David Tilstone, Trustee

Dolores V. Tinkle

Curtis L. Tipton

Alan W. Tresnicky

Christopher Tresnicky

Mr. & Mrs. John K. Tsui

Charles P. Tucker, DMD

Mr. & Mrs. Malik Tunador

Philip J. Uher, Esquire

Mr. & Mrs. Timothy Robert Urick

Richard M. Uttard Jr., DMD

Dr. Aaron Valasek & Family

Dr. Jane N. Valenta & Mr. William T. Valenta Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Greg Lefty Valentovish

Richard J. Van Allan, MD

Minerva Van Arsdale

Kevin R. Van Kirk

Mr. & Mrs. Norman A. Varney Jr.*

Craig M. Varrelman*

Mr. & Mrs. Robert J. Ventura

Christopher and Kathleen (Getzik) Vermilya

Martha J. Vesonder

E. Kenneth Vey, MD

William A. Vitalie, DMD

David H. Walk*

Deborah A. Walsh

Geovette E. Washington

Mr. & Mrs. Sean Waters

Alfred V. Watterson Jr., Esquire

Richard Thomas Weaver & Janice A. Weaver

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas J. Wehner

Dr. & Mrs. Stephen J. Weibel

Karl W. Weiss DMD

Dr. Robert J. Weyant

Douglass Whaley

James M. White

Kimberley Wick

H. Wayne Wiester

John C. Williams Jr.

Meagan Sampogna Williams

Robert Harry Williams, D.D.S.

Robert M. Willig

Derrick Wilson

Thurman Wingrove

H. Andrew Wissinger, MD

Mr. & Mrs. Scott O. Witherspoon

Thomas Witomski, MD

Savio L.Y. & Pattie C. Woo

Ann Berry Wood

Mr. & Mrs. Patrick A. Worms

Mr. & Mrs. Donald P. Wyman

Mr. & Mrs. John A. Yokim*

Mr. & Mrs. Marc P. Young

William Zammerilla, DMD

Kevin A. Zaney*

Dr. Hassane M. Zarour & Ms. Ornella Pagliano

Matthew R. Zatko, Esquire

Dr. & Mrs. Daniel G. Zavadak

Mr. & Mrs. John J. Zink