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Mercury Society

We thank the following Mercury Society members for their generous support with gifts to WHYY from July 1, 2008, through June 30, 2009:


Titanium Circle
($25,000 and more)

Anonymous (two)
Ms. Barbara R. Cobb
Mr. and Mrs. John C. Haas
Mr. and Mrs. Norman M. Kranzdorf
Bill and Randi Marrazzo
Mrs. J. Maxwell Moran
Mr. Joseph Neubauer and Ms. Jeanette Lerman-Neubauer
Eva and Marvin Schlanger
Mr. Fred Sutherland


Platinum Circle
($10,000 to $24,999)

Anonymous (three)
Dr. Patrick Alguire and Dr. Barbara M. Mathes
Mr. and Mrs. David P. Amado
Mr. and Mrs. Daniel F. Amoroso
Patricia and David Atkinson
Mr. and Mrs. J. Mahlon Buck Jr.
Nathan and Marilyn Hayward
Ronald and Suzanne Naples
Louise and Alan Reed
Susan and John Salveson
Dr. Janice Tildon-Burton and Mr. Randall Burton
Ethel Benson Wister


Gold Circle
($5,000 to $9,999)

The Honorable Arlin M. Adams and Mrs. Neysa Adams
Rita and Robert Auritt
Dr. George Benes, M.D., and Michael Malee, Ph.D.
Geetika and Durga P. Bobba
Lois and Julian Brodsky
Mr. Richard P. Brown Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Tristram Colket
Tatiana and Gerret Copeland
Mr. Alton J. Dahl and Ms. Beverly A. Barnett
Mr. Walter D'Alessio
Ms. Virginia B. Fowler
Doris and Arnold Glaberson
Linda and David Glickstein
Mr. and Mrs. Walter E. Goodman III
Mr. and Mrs. Richard Gozon
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley H. Greene
Mr. Nelson G. Harris
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kahn Jr.
Mr. John R. Kaiser and Ms. Claire B. Kaiser
Mr. Robert E. Keith and Ms. Margot Keith
Mr. and Mrs. Lew Killmer
Mrs. Patricia Kind
Mr. Peter Kjellerup and Mrs. Mandy Cabot
Mr. Roger Krone
Dr. and Mrs. James J. Leyden
Mr. and Mrs. Charles S. McDowell
Mrs. Margy Ellin Meyerson
Mrs. Frank N. Piasecki
Dr. and Mrs. Robert L. Sadoff
Andrew and Bryna Scott
Ms. Joan L. Sharp
Constance and Joseph Smuckler
Dr. Mark F. Sylvester and Ms. Patricia Bender


Silver Circle
($2,500 to $4,999)

Anonymous (three)
Mr. John T. Abram Jr.
Lorraine and Benjamin Alexander
Mrs. Valla A. Amsterdam
Mrs. Wendy W. Benchley
Dr. and Mrs. Milton L. Rock
Mr. and Mrs. Raymond Betzner
Mrs. Georgina M. Bissell
Mr. Bruce W. Bonner
Mr. and Mrs. James M. Buck III
Peggy Cooke
Dr. William A. Crawford and Dr. Maria Luisa Crawford
Ms. Amy DeShong
Mrs. Barbara H. Diamond and Dr. Steven Diamond
Carol A. Dolinskas
Mr. G. Morris Dorrance Jr.
Dianne and David Elderkin
Mrs. William Gerstley II
Barbara and Jerome R. Glickman
Ms. Ellen Goodman and Mr. David Cohen
Cathy Greek
Mr. Michael Gumieniak
Mr. Alvin P. Gutman and Ms. Mary B. Gutman
Mr. Thomas Heilman and Mr. Trevor T. Heilman
Mrs. Frieda Hopkins
Mr. Richard Jasper and Mrs. Carrie Jasper
Ms. Jane H. Kesson
Dr. Linda Kurtz
Ms. Marilyn S. Lewis
Ms. Anne Melians
Dr. Richard Menin and Mrs. Barbara L. Menin
Roger Milgrim and Donna Rayner
Mr. Peter J. Mitchell
Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin R. Neilson
Dr. Kayson Nyi and Dr. Corinne A. Nyi
Mark G. Pavlovich, Ph.D.
Mr. and Mrs. W. Kevin Pelin
Ms. Kathleen Peters
Dr. and Mrs. Stanley T. Praiss
Mr. and Mrs. Charles W. Robertson
Ms. Linda Seyda and Mr. Robert Boris
Mr. Jack Smith
Barbara B. Supplee
Curtis Thomsen, Ph.D.
David and Helen Wagner
Mr. and Mrs. Larry Weiss
Dr. Stephanie A. Zarus
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph S. Zuritsky


Bronze Circle
($1,200 to $2,499)

Anonymous (19)
Robin and Ira Adelman
Mr. Curt Allen
Ms. Lee Alter
Mr. and Mrs. Greg Ammon
Mary Attig
Drs. William and Joycellen Auritt
Sally and Michael A. Bailin
Ken and Valerie Baker
Mr. David P. Balamuth and Mrs. Margaret Balamuth
Mr. Robert Barrimond
Mr. and Mrs. C. Minor Barringer
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce D. Barton
Ms. Nicole Batdorf
Jere R. Behrman and Barbara A Ventresco
Mr. Robert Belaseo and Dr. Jean Belasco
B. Richard and Mary R. Benioff
Peter A. Benoliel and Willo Carey
Mr. Richard Berk
Mr. and Mrs. Andrew J. Bilotta Jr.
Mr. Eugene V. Bissell
Ms. Sheila Bodine
Mr. Robert M. Boote
Ms. Carolann D. Boyd
Mr. and Mrs. Richard J. Braemer
Mr. Jonathan Broder
Mr. and Mrs. Stuart B. Brooks
Robert Bryan and Julie Jensen Bryan
Mr. and Mrs. William C. Buck
Mr. Jerry S. Buckley
Ms. Betsy Bullock
Ms. Vicki S. Burdett
Robert and Cynthia Burke
Ann M. and William B. Carey
Ms. Deborah Casnoff
Ms. Melanie W. Chadwick
Vanessa Chan and Mark van der Helm
Mr. Patrick H. Chavis Jr.
Sandra and Eric Cheung
Kathleen and Nicholas Chimicles
Mr. and Mrs. Peter S. Clark
Ms. Priscilla F. Clement
Amy and Michael Cohen
Mr. Richard F. Cohen and Ms. Renee H. Pearlman
Mr. and Mrs. Robert C. Cole Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Coonley II
Gene and Shirley Cordes
Mr. and Mrs. Edward W. Coslett Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Cummins
Mrs. Karen M. D'Alba and Mr. Frank M. D'Alba
Mrs. Charlotte Danielson
Mr. and Mrs. J. Simpson Dean Jr.
Mr. Jeff Deutch
Tobey and Mark Dichter
Mr. James H. Dicke
Rebecca and Thomas Diederich
Ms. Nancy L. Dinsmore
Ms. Margaret M. Dolan
Drs. Jean and George Dowdall
Phoebe Driscoll
Drs. Cynthia A. Farrell and Marvin Schatz, M.S.
Helen F. Faust
Dr. Thomas Fekete
Ms. Jeanne B. Fisher
Ms. Heather J. Fox
Mr. and Mrs. N.W. Fritsche
Rev. Burton Froom and Dr. Louise M. Lisi
Mr. and Mrs. Philip E. Garber
Mrs. Jane S. Garnett
Elizabeth H. Gemmill, Esq.
Ms. Elizabeth Glatfelter
Carole and Emilo Gravagno
Joanne T. Greenspun
Mrs. Anne Greenwald and Mr. Michael Greenwald
Mr. and Dr. Haas
Dr. Marlys Hammond
Mr. Charles F. Harenza
Judith E. and K. Palmer Hartl
Ms. Helen M. Harvey
Mr. and Mrs. Robert P. Hauptfuhrer
Mrs. Hannah L. Henderson
Mr. and Mrs. Paul S. Henry
David L. Hewitt
Mr. Joachim Hirche
Al and Nancy Hirsig
Lynne and Harold Honickman
Ed and Lin House
Mr. Thomas Benjamin Huggett and Ms. Laura Huggett
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph W. Janssen Jr.
Ms. Pamela J. Jensen
Mrs. Mary Martha Johnson
Ms. Ethel M. Jones
Ms. E. Brooke Kassow
Mr. Alfons W. Kautsch
Mrs. Melba B. Kercher
Sallie and John Kingham
Mr. and Mrs. Richard A. Klavans
Mrs. Josephine Kleinv
Craig C. B. Knauer and Lori Kettering Knauer
Ms. Leonette J. Knetzger
Mr. Clifford Kollmeier
Mr. and Mrs. David Kronick
Mr. and Mrs. Bruce Press
Mr. Charles F. Kulak
Dr. Marc and Mrs. Joan Lapayowker
Ms. Ruth D. Lash
Mr. and Mrs. Oscar L. Lasko
Mr. and Mrs. Edwin J. Laufenberg
Mrs. Greta Layton
Margaret Leonard
Mr. William L. Leonard
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey P. Libson
Dr. Craig Lichtman
Mr. Robert Locke and Mrs. Sarah Locke
Sueyun Locks
Ms. Maryanne Lowery
Dr. Tim Lutz and Dr. LeeAnn Srogi
Ms. Barbara L. Lynn
Ms. Luanne Lyons-Smith and Mr. Russell Smith
Ms. Anne Marie Macari
Dr. Brian MacDonald
Dr. and Mrs. Mario L. Maiese
Ms. M. Catherine Malkemes
Mr. John Marrazzo
Mr. William J. Martin
Mr. and Mrs. James M. Matarese
Ms. Matthaeus
James and Carol McKelvey
Mr. and Mrs. Robert D. McNeil
Mr. John J. Medveckis
Mr. and Mrs. Paul S. Mintz
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Morris Jr.
Mr. and Mrs. Leon Morsillo
Mrs. Agnes Mulroney
Dr. Burnaby Munson
Mr. and Mrs. John C. Nagle
Mr. Gordon Naylor and Ms. Helen Stewart
Mr. and Mrs. Conrad Nelson
Dr. and Mrs. Kenneth S. Nelson
Mr. Steve J. O'Neill
Mr. and Mrs. Denis O'Brien
Miss Susan Odessey and Mr. Paul Coff
Mr. David F. Ogren
Mr. Richard Osworth
Mr. Wayne C. Paglieri
Mr. and Mrs. Peter C. Pappas
Mr. William Paterson
Jane G. Pepper
Mrs. Marsha Perelman and Mr. Jeffrey Perelman
Mr. and Mrs. William B. Petersen
Ms. Barbara M. Pettyjohn
Mr. and Mrs. A. Duer Pierce
Mr. and Mrs. Richard E. Poole
Mr. Charles Porter and Mrs. Kathleen Porter
Ms. Marian Post
Miss Tiffany C. Powley and Mr. Jeff Powley
Mr. Jim Purtill and Mrs. Jane N. Purtill
Ken and Anne Rawson
Mr. Ramon Rendon
Mr. Girish Patwardhan
Miss Gail J. Robinson
Renee M. Roque
Dr. and Mrs. Donald J. Rosato
Franny and Harold S. Rosenbluth
Phyllis and Martin Rosenthal
Dr. Leonard L. Ross
Mr. and Mrs. Walter H. Rossmassler Jr.
Ms. Katherine Russell
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas B. Rutter
Mr. Joseph Sabbatino and Mrs. Eileen Sabbatino
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Salvo
Mr. and Mrs. Sylvan H. Savadove
Dr. and Mrs. Herbert M. Schiller
Dr. Jay S. Schinfeld
Dr. Marty Schlesinger and Dr. Steve Samuel
Eleanor J. Schuhmann and Margaret A. Schuhmann
Ms. Betsy Schumacker
Mr. Pete Schwartz
Mel and Sheila Schweiger
Mr. Steven Semier
Lynn and Rodney Sharp
Stephen and Elizabeth Silverman
Mr. Don Smallwood
Mr. A. Roy Smith
Mr. and Mrs. Frank D. Smith Jr.
Mr. Peter J. Smyrl and Ms. Eloise G. Smyrl
Ms. Diane S. Snyder
Mr. Jeffrey Sommers
Hari and Subha Srinivasan
Mr. and Mrs. David St. Clair
Mr. Mark P. Stackhouse
Ms. Carolyn K. Staley
Ms. Martha H. Starr
Mr. Leon C. Sunstein Jr.
Dr. Shirley M. Tilghman
Mr. Edward Tobia
Mr. and Mrs. Paul Tufano
Leanne C. Wagner
Melva and Leland Ware
Mr. and Mrs. Elliott Waters
Ms. Elizabeth Werthan and Mr. Robert Brand
Mr. and Mrs. Elkins Wetherill
Mr. F.H. Weymar and Mrs. Caroline Weymar
Bill and Jody Widing
Ms. Marjean Willett
Dr. and Mrs. Jay J. Williams
Andrew and Ellen F. Wineman
Dennis M. Wint
Ms. Carla Wragge
Miss Margaret M. Yevics
Mrs. Katherine H. Zaiser and Mr. David M. Zaiser
Mr. Marc Ziss
Mr. Andy Zuccotti and Mrs. Margaret Zuccotti