Annual Fund Contributors 


Executive Producers $15,000+

Shubert Foundation


Producers $10,000-$14,999

Bravo Greater Des Moines


Playwrights $5,000 – $9,999

Iles Funeral Homes

Kum & Go

Michael Simonson


Directors – $2,500 – $4,999

Jewish Federation of Greater Des Moines

Principal Financial Group

Prairie Meadows


Mike and Ann Gersie

David and Trudy Hurd

Bob and Jeanne Hopson

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball

Kay Myers

Arthur Neis


Designers – $1,000 – $2,499

Temple B’Nai Jeshurun

The Meredith Corporation Foundation

West Bancorporation Foundation

Jack Balcombe and Sarah Frank

Jason Bohon

Brad Holland and Joe Raetz

Joanna Lowe

Steven Mandernach

Randy McMullin

Dave Miglin

Keith Snow

Randy Swarts

Fritz Wehrenberg and Jennie LeGates

Judy Winkelpleck

Wayne Woodworth



Artists – $500 – $999

Jim Anderson and Byron Huff

Jim Beckwith

Mark and Deborah Blaedel

Tom Chase

Ken Cheyne

Jean Davis and Susan Barnes

Judy and Lawrence Deutch

Bryan Doty

Dr. David Drake and Claire Cumbie-Drake, JD

Eric and Dawn Faust

Sarah Garst

Elise Goodman

Lea and Beryl Halterman

Pat Henson

John and Mary Holwell

David Hraha

Ruth and Joseph Lakers

Todd and Ashlea Lantz

Gary Moore

James and Frankee Oleson

Dan and Jill Stevenson

Louis Van Daele and Jim Benda

Susan and Carl Voss

Paul Woodard



 $250 – $499

c3 Marketing

Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines

Nationwide Foundation

Robert Angelici

Mark Babcock and Anthony Braida

Chris Bern

LaTisha Boothe

Joy Corning

Dr. Douglas Dorner and Carole Villeneuve

Charles Goldman

Danette and Steven Griffith

Sue Haskell

Steve and Karen Herwig

Susan Judkins

Peter and Rita Reed

Jodi and Bruce Stanfield

Troy Zwart


$100 – $249

Thea Albert

Alton Alexander

Linda Appelgate

Teresa Baustian

Elizabeth Beck

Etta Berkowitz

Tom and Mary Kay Buchacker

Sue Dittmer and Bonnie Hodson




and Lois Fingerman

Judith Flapan

Carole Frier

Debra and Michael Fritz

Jill and Rich Hansen

John Harper

Alex Hart

William Hillyard

Cindy and Tom Hummel

George Johnson and Richard Brown

Elaine and John Jordan

Jo Ann Kassel

Marylee Lankamer

Deanna Lehl

Barb and Bruce Martin

Owana McLester and Jim Greenfield

Diane Moore

Jonathan and Elaine Newell

Becky Patton-Quigley

Amy Peterson

Greg Pleimling

Mark and Darlene Pullen

Florence Purnell

Gary Roberts

Mark and Janet Rosenbury

Patrice Sayre

Joseph Schneider

Bert and Nancy Schroeder

Andrew and Deana Schuplin

Stuart and Judy Shkolnick

Kristi and Dick Spoth

Linda Stransky

Jayne Sullivan

Mary Terry

Nancy Thompson

Jim Trenberth and Nancy Evans

William and Marcella Ward


$50 – $99

Gary and Laurie Bishop

Sandra Bruggemann

Carrie Clogg

Philip Dorweiler

Roger and Joyce Fitzgerald

John Goerdt

Elise Goodman

Gary Kaufman

Steve and Joy Laudick

Darlene Lawler

Roger Maddux

Christine Miller

Kelly Norris

Joel Olah

Steve Person

John Morrow and Anne Rozeboom

Jennifer Nostrala

Patrick Reid

Barb Royal and Deidre Fudge

David Roszak

Patrick Standley

Jane Warren

Joanne Zallek


Up to $49

Louise Alcorn

Stuart Anderson

Penny Brockelsby

Dan Chase and Carol Palmer

Shannon Crain

Brooks and Janey Davis

Jo Ann Davis

Drew and Dawn Gentsch

Susan and David Gervich

Edward and Victoria Hertko

Pat Hipple

Valerie Madison

Joan Middleton

Kenneth and Donna Reams

Lynn Rinehart

Sherry Robinson

Allan and Gloria Rovner

John Schmacker

Mark and Barbara Schmidt

Dale and Linda Schroeder

Clem and Mary Sevde

Diana Swanson

Lloyd and Julie Von Hagen

Lisa Werth

Janet Wilson

Patricia Winters


StageWest CAST (Connecting Adults to StageWest Theatre)

Alton Alexander


In Honor of Kay Myers


Louis and Lois Fingerman

Judith Flapan

Florence Purnell

Allan and Gloria Rovner


In Honor of Paul Mostrom

Etta Berkowitz


In Memory of William Alcorn

Dr. Jim and Mary Ellen Kimball


In Memory of Nancy Harper Schneider

John Harper

Joseph Schneider




Davis, Brown, Koehn, Shors & Roberts. P.C. – Jonathan Wilson
Pioneer Communications Inc.


$5,000 – $9,999

eWay Corp

Iles Funeral Homes


$2,500 – $4,999

Purcell Printing


Corporate Matching Gifts and Corporate Volunteer Program

Thanks to our business friend for matching the personal gifts of employees and making contributions in honor of volunteer hours worked by employees


Bank of the West – Linda Bollenbaugh

Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines – Byron Huff

Meredith Corporation – Juli Hale, Eva Williams

MidAmerican Energy Foundation – Steven Laudick

Nationwide Foundation – Sue Dittmer


Matching Gift Companies and/or Volunteer Programs

A great way to maximize your support

Aetna Foundation, Inc.

Bank of America

Bank of the West

Century Link

Delta Dental of Des Moines




Maytag Corporation Foundation

Meredith Corporation

Mid American Energy

Nationwide Foundation

Pella Corporation

Pioneer Hi-Bred International, Inc.

Raccoon Valley Bank Charitable Foundation

Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield


StageWest regularly partners with local organizations and individuals who provide funding to underwrite specific productions and events. If you or your company would like to learn more about sponsorship perks and opportunities, please contact us.