Founders' Council Members

Founders’ Council members provide major funding for our performance season and we are grateful for their support, dedication and encouragement. We extend our most sincere thanks to these individuals for their outstanding generosity:

$50,000+
  • Peter Allard
$25,000–$49,999
  • Michael Audain & Yoshiko Karasawa
  • Raymond Heung
  • Jane McLennan
  • Sonya Wall
$15,000–$24,999
  • Linda & Graham Brown
  • Melina Buckley & J.J. Camp
  • Carol & Byran Gibson
  • Dr. Kevin B. Leslie
  • Sandra & James Pitblado
  • Katerina Tieman & David Scott
$10,000–$14,999
  • Anonymous (1)
  • Joanie Anderson
  • Anndraya Luui
  • Fraley Jane Palmer
  • Don & Jane Shumka
$5,000–$9,999
  • Anonymous (2)
  • Melanie Ferrandi & Doug Leard
  • Sherry Killam
  • Renée Levcovitch
  • Maureen & Larry Lunn
  • Gerald & Sheahan McGavin
  • Coreen Sol
  • Bruce Wright
$2,500–$4,999
  • Anonymous (1)
  • Graeme Barrit
  • John A. Davis
  • Graham Falkowsky
  • Chrislana & John Gregory
  • Stan & Kathy Hamilton
  • Donald Hayes
  • Jennifer Johnstone
  • Robert Lemon in memory of Robert Ledingham
  • Ingrid Leong
  • Jerry & Lilli Luking
  • Alan & Gwendoline Pyatt
  • Robert J. Riecken
  • Lynette & Fay Son Hing
  • Jim & Monika Sullivan
  • Thom Weeks & Jennifer Stanley
  • Cheryl Stevens
  • Chuck Willms & Thora Sigurdson
$1,000–$2,499
  • Anonymous (7)
  • Susan Adams
  • Timothy Agg & Stuart Alcock
  • David Allison & Christopher Nicholson
  • Santa Aloi
  • Jane Bern
  • Ruth Brodie
  • Janice Cameron
  • Marnie Carter
  • Pam Cooper
  • Sai Di
  • Drs. Allen & Connie Eaves
  • John Esdaile
  • Jenifer Fenske
  • Stephen Fitterman
  • Noel Golden & Danielle Verbrugge
  • Robert Goldstein & Christine Kerr
  • Rick Graham
  • Victoria Graham
  • Dr. Sheldon Green
  • Liz Haan & Bill Holt
  • Susan & Matthew Hall
  • Dr. Peter Harnetty
  • Gordon Harris
  • Branislav Henselmann
  • Judith Horne
  • Ailsa Hyndman
  • Shell Johnson
  • Erika Kertesz-Green
  • Barbara Klebanoff
  • Nelson Lacharity
  • Irma & Marvin Lamoureux
  • Leslie Lee & John Murphy
  • Margaret Mason
  • The McGrane-Pearson Endowment Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
  • Anne McNamara
  • Susan Mertens & Max Wyman
  • Emily Molnar
  • Michael F. Morrissey
  • Fraser Norrie & David Clarke
  • Michael & Inna O'Brian
  • Jean Orr
  • Rino Pace & Michelle Pullan
  • Elaine Pitblado
  • Ann Ramsay & Chris Pollard
  • Zak Santiago
  • Sonja Sanguinetti
  • Melanie & Eric Semlacher
  • Dr. Philip Sestak
  • Wendy Stephen
  • Ginny and David Strang
  • Patricia Tolmie
  • Grant Vanston
  • Con Verburg
  • Mahmoud Virani
  • Carole Walkinshaw
  • Dr. Linda Warren
  • Peeter & Mary Wesik, Wesgroup
  • Andrea Zwack & Michael Vermette
Legacy Circle
  • Our future looks bright thanks to the following who have made provisions in their will, estates that have already contributed funds and individuals who have arranged another type of estate gift for Ballet BC:
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  • Anonymous (3)
  • Ann Claire Angus Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
  • Ann Coombs
  • The Estate of John Cabeldu
  • The Estate of Jean Hyatt
  • The Estate of Joanie King
  • The Estate of Kenneth Long
  • The Estate of Lois Smith
  • The Estate of Ronald D. Pearson
  • Jillian Francis
  • The Liz Haan and Bill Holt Fund, held at Vancouver Foundation
  • Madelaine Koenigsberg
  • Irma & Martin Lamoureux
  • Don & Carol Lyster
  • Jason Wrobleski

Ballet BC Friends

Ticket sales cover less than half the cost of what you see on stage and every dollar contributed helps to support our season. Many, many thanks to our Ballet BC Friends:

$500–$999
  • Anonymous (4)
  • Eve Aymong
  • Joscelyn Baker
  • Sheila C. Begg
  • Johanne Blenkin
  • Andrew & Kerry Block
  • Pam Cooper
  • Peter Dickinson & Richard Cavell
  • Angela Dudek & Ben Fitch
  • Henry G. Hawthorn & Jane Durante
  • FMAV Audio Visual on behalf of Carrie Dick
  • Aleksandra Gajic
  • Ronald Gibbs
  • San Given
  • Arlene Gladstone
  • Peter Holwka
  • Jake & Judy Kerr
  • Oliver Knaus
  • Lindsay & Keith Lambert
  • Janet & Derwyn Lea
  • Claude Ledoux
  • Lena Liu
  • Daniel and Pauline Nocente
  • Larrie & Ana Maria Novak
  • Barra O’Briain
  • Paula Palyga
  • Joanne Rankin & James Burton
  • Ruth Ross
  • Charles Sale & Margaret Charlton
  • Terry Taciuk
  • Lyle Truden at The Flight Centre
  • Ulrika Wallersteiner
  • Eric & Shirley Wilson
  • Linda J. Yardley
  • Denis Walz
$250–$499
  • Anonymous (3)
  • Dr. Starr Allaby
  • Wendy Bach
  • Tiran Behrouz
  • Richard Berrow & Cynthia Haines
  • Susan Boyd & Claire Young
  • Cynthia Gardner Boyd
  • Lisa Brandt
  • Ann Cameron
  • Maggi Cheetham & Tom Hobley
  • Patricia Collins
  • Dr. Kate Dahlstrom
  • Desirée Ellis
  • Dorothy & Robert Findlay
  • Kiana Fisher
  • Richard Golden & Valerie Van Halteren
  • Peter Gorgopa
  • Dr. Chris Harvie
  • Richard & Carol Henriquez
  • Earl Jenkins
  • Margaret Kerr
  • Nancy Lehman
  • Mary C. Lum
  • Susan Macdonald
  • Laverne MacFadden
  • Quentin Mai
  • Eileen Manning
  • Trevor McLain & Darrell Mahoney
  • Ray L. McNabb
  • Elaine Murray
  • Cindy & Gary Onstad
  • David Pay
  • Judy Reykdal
  • Delayne Sartison
  • Ilona Scharer
  • Marie Schneider & Richard Dettman
  • Manrico Scremin
  • Andrew Serrant
  • Ellen & Robert Silverman
  • Donia Sims
  • Wendy Stephen
  • Andrew Strang
  • Ian & Jane Strang
  • Peter E. Thaler
  • Johanne Vincent & David Chercover
  • Jennifer Webb
  • Don Wilson
  • Eric & Shirley Wilson
  • Kathryn & Jim Woodward
  • Brenda Young
$100–$249
  • Anonymous (11)
  • Hessie & David Abramowitz
  • Sue Abzinger
  • Maureen Allen
  • Robert Armstrong
  • Joseph Bardsley
  • Gillian Beattie
  • Susan Beechey
  • Richard Biederman
  • Briana Blaney
  • Alain Boisset
  • Victoria Bushnell
  • Carol & Adrian Byram
  • Matthew Cale
  • Anne Carson
  • Sherry Cavallin
  • R. Christogeorge
  • Judith Coffin
  • Stephanie Coleridge
  • Ruth Comisarow
  • Esther Cummer
  • Denise & Stewart Cunningham
  • Jill Davidson
  • Pauline Davidson
  • Stephanie Deseau
  • Aurela & Michael Edgson
  • Janet Ericksen
  • Helaine Ericklson-Shepard
  • Susan Evans
  • G. Douglas Fenton
  • Dr. Thalia Field
  • Bruce Flexman
  • Jane Flick & Robert Heidbreder
  • John Fuller
  • Glenna Geddes
  • Greg Gehlen
  • Erika Gerson
  • Katherine Gerson
  • Anthony J. Giacinti in memory of Lola MacLaughlin
  • Deborah & Willima Gibson
  • Audrey Gill
  • Samantha Gill
  • Graham Good
  • Kenneth Gracie
  • Erik Graff
  • Linda Graham
  • Yvonne Grohmuller
  • Anton Gutenberg
  • Karen Hamersley
  • James Harriss
  • Dr. Chris Harvie
  • Sybil Henteleff
  • Brenda Hochachka
  • Heather Holden
  • Trish Hopkins
  • David M. Hunter
  • Donald Ingledew
  • Shirley Jackson
  • Marnie Jarvis
  • Hilary Lukin Johnston
  • Hodie Kahn
  • Merle Kamin
  • Greg Kirkham
  • Susan Kirkpatrick
  • Chris Kistner
  • Alice Ko
  • Madelaine Koenigsberg
  • Karen Konrad
  • Barbara & Robin Kuritzky
  • David Lach
  • Irene LaRochelle
  • Trevor Lautens in memory of Anna Jenson
  • Fred Lee & Joshua McVeity
  • Margaret Leeper
  • Janine Love
  • Hilary Lukin Johnston
  • Nancy Macdonald
  • Patricia Manly
  • Katherine Mansfield
  • William M. Hay
  • Barbara McBride
  • Catherine McKeehan
  • Alix Melchy
  • Teresa Milden
  • Dr. Carolyn Montgomery
  • John Morse
  • Ardis Nelson
  • Coleen & Howard Nemtin
  • Barbara Pennyway
  • H. Janet Reid
  • Stephanie J. Robb
  • John Robinson
  • Frank Salisbury
  • Carol Schneider
  • Manrico Scremin
  • Laurie Sharp
  • Michael Shew
  • Greg Sivucha & Grace Pastine
  • Gillian Smith
  • Rosamond Smith
  • Patricia A. Starkie
  • Bettina Sy
  • Wayne Tam
  • Beverley Taylor
  • Naomi Taylor
  • Elizabeth Tompkins
  • Cynthia Turley
  • Vivian Urquhart
  • Richard Wadge
  • Bruno Wall
  • Patti Wall
  • Lawrence Ward
  • Sarah Watson
  • Marina Weremchuk
  • Sara Williamson
  • Derek Wilson
  • Barbara Wrinkle
  • Cheryl Yaremko
  • Inge Zegel
$1–$99
  • Anonymous (5)
  • Beatrice Aiko
  • Vishal Anand
  • Donia Andriamahady
  • Wendy Atkinson
  • Michelle Baker
  • Tiran Behrouz
  • Andija Benes
  • Keri Bennett
  • E. L. Bentall
  • Jillian Bergsten
  • Mackenzie Marie Biggar
  • Michelle Blackwell
  • Lucas Blaney
  • Alyssa Bozzer
  • Jamil Bundalli
  • Amanda Burrows
  • Gabriel Cabrera
  • Maria Chu
  • Brian Coleman
  • John Cote
  • Jessica Couzelis
  • Samanthan Cunliffe
  • Alana D. van Dam
  • Patricia Daum
  • Ryan Davies
  • Donna Deschamps
  • Jennifer Dhanaday
  • Peter Dodek & Hella Lee
  • Josh Drummond
  • Deborah Dunne
  • Nicola Fairweather
  • Marc Forster
  • Ann Fowler
  • Stephanie Fung
  • Jennifer Giannone
  • Denise Gilbert
  • Mary Godolphin
  • Erikka Griffiths-Keam
  • Valeria Gruson
  • Carolyn Haddock
  • James D. Harmon
  • J. Harrison
  • Patricia Harrold
  • Dorothy Ellen Hansen
  • Karin Hartner
  • Amanda Hecimovic
  • Nesrine Jabbour
  • Tyson Jerry
  • Fayyaz Marmali
  • Merle Kaye de Leon
  • Kevin Keystone
  • Heather Kirkland
  • Krista Klein
  • Ortrun Kneifel
  • Jessica Lam
  • Sonia Lam
  • Martin Lambert
  • Donna Lee
  • Kate Lucas
  • Carol Lyster
  • Melody Ma
  • Fiona MacKay
  • Mark MacKay
  • Heather MacKenzie-Beck
  • Lucus Mcllhargey
  • Margaret McLean
  • Lydia Meister
  • Paula Meyler
  • Alexandra Mitreodis
  • Elizabeth Murphy
  • Molly Murray
  • Sarah Murray
  • Glenda Ollero
  • Patricia Phillips
  • April Pierce
  • Jana Posyniak
  • Sabine Rouques
  • Julie Rudd
  • Elizabeth Ryan
  • Stephanie Sanger
  • Bernard Schulz
  • Alear Shabti
  • Ellen Shumiatcher
  • Patricia Shuster
  • Paulo Silva
  • Rhea Simpson
  • Joy Smith
  • May So
  • Pierre Soucy
  • Adrianna St. Denis
  • Pat Stewart
  • Mai Tarasoff
  • Paige Tibbles
  • Rebecca Tunnacliffe
  • Jennifer Vartianinen
  • Jonathan L. Waddington
  • Mark Ward
  • Mary I.L. Warden
  • Gareth Wee
  • Matt Willprecht
  • Priscilla Wingerbach
  • Desiree Zurowski
Special Thanks
  • Stuart Alcock
  • David Allison
  • Sean Allt
  • Arts Umbrella
  • CJ Castro
  • Dr. Larry Chan
  • David Cohen, Geodis
  • Cody Cox
  • Covenant House
  • Garfield Crooks
  • The Dance Centre
  • Gillian Freeman
  • Artemis Gordon
  • Cathy Gordon
  • Rick Graham
  • Zenya Kasubuchi
  • Paul Larocque
  • Glenda Ollero
  • McCarthy Tétrault
  • Dr. Anthony McDougall
  • Lucille Pacey
  • Christopher Robbins
  • Michael Slobodian
  • Dr. Nardia Strydom
  • Nika Townsend
  • And to ALL of our wonderful volunteers, THANK YOU!
  • Lists current as of November 29, 2016.