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MSUM Alumni Foundation

Alumni, Donors, Friends, Volunteers: Thank you for your generous support and loyalty to the Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni Foundation. Your donations clearly have a significant impact on the affordability and quality of the education our students receive. It is my privilege to celebrate your thoughtfulness at the Donor Appreciation Celebration. Once again, thank you. Sincerely, Edna Mora Szymanski President, MSU Moorhead

On behalf of the Board of Directors of the Minnesota State University Moorhead Alumni Foundation, it is my privilege to thank you for your loyalty, your support and your generosity. We recognize your contributions and your continued commitment to MSUM during this Donor Appreciation Celebration. Again, thank you alumni, donors, friends, staff and volunteers. Sincerely, Corey Elmer, President MSUM Alumni Foundation Board

The Mission of Minnesota State University Moorhead Minnesota State University Moorhead is a caring community promising all students the opportunity to discover their passion, the rigor to develop intellectually, and the versatility to shape a changing world.

The Mission of the MSUM Alumni Foundation is to develop relationships and provide funding to advance academic excellence.

Old Main

Comstock Hall

MSUM Alumni Foundation Staff Laura Huth, Vice President Gina Monson, Director of Alumni Relations Jennifer Sanden, Administrative Assistant Cindy Bailey, Accounting Clerk RaeAnn Berg, Project Manager Christopher Miller, Controller Mridula Stark, Managment Analyst

Anna Miller, Director of Annual Giving Matt Baasch, Director of Development Kim Bair, Director of Development Mark Lofstrom, Director of Development and Planned Giving Jenni Walthall, Director of Development

MSUM Alumni Foundation Board Members 2012-2013 Corey Elmer ’94 – President Shareholder, Vogel Law Firm Moorhead, MN Lindsay (Hartmann) Hample ’05 – Vice President Sr. Manager, American Medical Systems; Minnetonka, MN Evelyn Quigley ’82 – Past President; Past Senior Executive, Chief Nursing Officer Emeritus, Sanford Health; Fargo, ND Greg Staszko ’72 – Treasurer Retired Senior Partner, Deloitte Consulting LLP; San Jose, CA Tod Ganje ’98 – Secretary Manager, Travel Incorporated; Fargo, ND Lisa Erickson ’79 Member at Large; Moorhead School Board; Moorhead, MN Deb Magnuson ’97 Member at Large; Retired Administrator, Edgewood Vista at Edgewood Village; Fargo, ND

Scott A. Nelson ’80 Member at Large Founding Shareholder, Laney’s Inc.; CEO, E+C2 Holdings, LLC; Tempe, AZ Bob Bowlsby ’75 Commissioner, Big 12 Conference; Dallas, TX Maureen K. Brownson ’76 Technical Claims Consultant, National Markets, Liberty Mutual Insurance; Deephaven, MN David Daugherty ’73 Director of Research, Arizona State University; Tempe, AZ Jim Fay ’80 Plant Manager, 3M Company; Menomonie, WI Joe Gehlen ’72 Retired Agency Field Executive, Gehlen Insurance & Financial Services; Minneapolis, MN Sue Gens ’83 Executive Director, Minnesota State Arts Board; St. Paul, MN

Sandy Korbel ’93 Wealth Management Advisor, Alerus Financial, N.A.; Fargo, ND Frank Leidenfrost ’57 Retired High School Teacher and Coach; Staples, MN Frank Mosier ’67 Owner, Frank A. Mosier Insurance Agency; Long Valley, NJ Mary Jo Richard ’86 CPA and Audit Partner, Eide Bailly LLP; Fargo, ND Tomi Sawyer ’76 Chief Scientific Officer, Aileron Therapeutics; Southborough, MA Jason Sjostrom ’94 Sales Manager, Custom Marketing Co.; Fargo, ND Terry Soine ’70 Retired Principal; Thief River Falls, MN John Thorvilson ’78 Partner, Thorvilson Kaufmann & Pieper LLC; Plymouth, MN

MSUM Alumni FoundationEmeritus Board Members *Fred Allen *William Amundson *Myrle Anderson *Edwin Benedict *Davis Butler Pern Canton Chris Christu *Frances F. Comstock Kenneth Covey Roland Dille *William Dosland *James R. Durham *Richard Elken


*Betty Feder *Magnus Foss *James Garrity *David Gibb *Raymond Gilderhus *Bernard Gill *Clarence Glasrud *John C.Grant *John Heckert *Paul T. Horn Sr. *Theodore Hornbacher *John Jenkins *Jacob Kiefer

*Marvin Koeplin *Clara Cupler Kornberg *Ronald L. Kost *Chester Lacy *Henry C. Mackall William Marcil Rod McLarnan *Theodore Mitau *Vincent Murphy *James Pasch *Henry R. Peterson *Royce Sanner *Hugh D. Schoephoerster

Margaret Sillers *Melvin Skarphol Kenneth R. Skjegstad Robert Stenerson *Robert Tallman Phyllis Thysell David Torson *James M. Trask Dennis Troff *William Wallwork *Thelma Wegner

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Cumulative Giving The following categories reflect cumulative gifts and pledges to the MSUM Alumni Foundation from its inception in 1969 through December 31, 2012. We strive for complete accuracy in our annual report. If you find your name or giving level listed erroneously, please accept our apologies and inform us so we can correct our records.

Solomon Comstock Society $1,000,000 and above In 1885 State Senator Solomon Comstock introduced a bill to establish a normal school and donated six acres of land for its site. Two years later, construction began. The Moorhead normal School became the fourth state normal school in Minnesota. *Julien and *Joy Burkness *Russell and Ann Gerdin *Ronald and Cheryl Lossett +Sanford Health *Judith Strong +*Helen Wardeberg Wells Fargo Bank

Livingston Lord Society $500,000 - $999,999 Livingston Lord became Moorhead Normal School’s first president in 1888. Minnesota Governor Andres McGill described President Lord as ‘young, energetic, full of wisdom and what is better, full of sense.” In addition to his duties as president, he taught Latin and “mental science.” He served as president for 11 years and hired 44 teachers during his term. Joe Best Lois Cornell Selberg

Frances Wheeler Society $100,000 - $499,999 In 1893, Moorhead Normal School built its first dormitory, and Frances Wheeler was named preceptress. President Lord called her “a rare woman, a born genius, a woman whom to know was a privilege and association with her a liberal education in domestic art.” Wheeler Hall later served as the normal school, the teachers college, and the state college until campus expansion necessitated its demise in 1964. *Eino R. Aho Alex Stern Family Foundation Mark and Jennifer Anderson Anonymous +Bell State Bank & Trust Border States Electric Supply +Bytespeed, LLC Christianson Holdings LLP Dakota Medical Foundation Roland and Beth Dille Eide Bailly, LLP Fargo Elks Club #260 Fargo Teamsters #116 Fargo-Moorhead Area Foundation Forum Communications Company *Elmer and *Violet Fox *Kennth A. and *Nora O. Gronhovd *Evelyn and *Clayton Grove *Ruth A. Hanson

John and Sharon Haugo Hebron Brick Supply Company Richard and Roberta Henderson *Delsie Holmquist +Kenneth and *Luella Jensen John V. Hough, Inc. Ronald Matthies Microsoft Business Solutions *Russell S. and *Nina L. Monson Jack and Lorraine Neufeld Jay Nibbe Otter Tail Corporation Otto Bremer Foundation Craig Palmer and Tammy Miller Nancy Parlin Clair and Ardy Peterson Primavera Systems, Inc. *Mary Pryor Qwest Communications *Marjorie W. Sanders *Royce and Janice Sanner +Edward and Wendy Schultz Kenneth R. Skjegstad Terry and Rita Soine Gregory and Gail Staszko *Jean Rutkowski Stephenson Richard and Bonnie Swanson Timberline Software Corporation *Catherine Urban US Bancorp *James and *Florence Vance VFW Post #7564 Wal-Mart William Wallwork, III Webb and Peggy White +Xcel Energy

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Honor Roll of Donors


Praeceptor Society $75,000 - $99,999

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The first Paeceptor(Latin for teacher) was published by the Moorhead Normal Senior class of 1915-16 and dedicated to President Frank Weld. The annual was a production of the senior class and, thanks to those students, the history of Moorhead Normal student life from 1916-1921 has been preserved. American Crystal Sugar Co Jack and Sue Arneson Roland and Carolyn Barden Gerald and Brenda Eid Curtis and Pamela Gudmundson L. B. Hartz Foundation *John Jenkins and *Sally Wold *Elvina Loftness David Lutes Basil and Hilda Townsend

1887 Society $50,000 - $74,999 On February 22, 1887, the Minnesota House of Representatives passed a bill appropriating $60,000 for construction of the Moorhead Normal School. Moorhead celebrated with a “Grand Banquet and Testimonial,” a gala affair to honor the “splendid efforts” of Solomon G. Comstock. According to the Moorhead Daily News, it was the “largest, most brilliant and successful vent of the kind ever occurring in the Red River Valley.” Ruby and Olaf AarsethTrust Anonymous +Bremer Bank +Margaret Brisch Burlington Northern Railroad Carl and Liz Carlson

*Dorothy and *John Chisholm City of Moorhead *Katheryn Colliton *Frances F. Comstock *James and Yvonne Condell Richard and Patricia DuBord Ernst & Young Foundation *Paul and *Betty Feder Henry Fehrenbacher Bruce and Lee Gaede Gate City Bank Phyllis Harber Hasslen Construction Co., Inc. Jerome Foundation *Beatrice E. Lewis Darrel and Patricia Mack Larry and Marcella MacLeod *Benjamin and *Glenrose McCashland McKnight Foundation Moorhead Public Service Katherine and *Vincent Murphy Scott and Barbara Nelson Rodney and Carolyn Paseka Eugene Philipps Presser Foundation Qwest Foundation Patricia Jo and Erling Rasmussen Red River Valley Sugarbeet Growers Thomas Sand +George and Marlane Sanderson Sertoma Club of Fargo Moorhead Marilyn J. Stella *Dennis and Carol Stevenson Xcel Energy

Old Main Society $25,000 - $49,999 Moorhead Normal School’s first building was a three story structure of Kasota stone and brick. The three arches of Old Main’s entrance became symbols for the school and where used in logos for half a century after the building was destroyed by fire in 1930.

702 Communications 3M Aggregate Industries American Legion Post 21 Ameripride Linen & Apparel Services *C.W. and Kathleen Andrews Anheuser Busch Companies Anonymous Les Bakke Rose Bakke Bank of the West Beverage Wholesalers, Inc. +Robert and Candice Bowlsby Gisela Bridge Busch Agricultural Resources, Inc. Butler Machinery Company Cable One, Inc. Corwin Automotive Group Dakota Specialty Milling Dakota Supply Group Michael and Sheryl Deconcini Deloitte Services LP Digital Equipment Corp *Pearl Eklund Essentia Health Fargo Clearing House Fargo Eagles Aerie 153 James and Ann Fay *William T. Ferguson John and Sandra Fiebiger Fiebiger Swanson West & Co. Wilbert and Betty Fischer Foss Architecture & Interiors +Peter and Susan Geib *Bernard and *Dorothy Gill *Donald W. Grant Scott and Judy Green Douglas and Sandy Hamilton Hest & Kramer Music Historic Worthington, Inc. Hornbacher’s Foods Paul and Lynn Hunt +Lyndon and Sylvia Johnson Joan Justesen *Agnes J. Kise *Benjamin and Jenny Lin Macy’s

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below the campus heating plant and said, “They look just like dragons!”

Edith Dawson Allen and Wendy Derosier Leland Dexter Ellen and Paul Diederich Abbott Laboratories Diversicom Melrose Telephone +Richard K. Adler Company AGC Foundation *Dorothy A. Dodds +*Merle and *Faye Allen Stephen and Beth Dolan Donald and Phyllis Anderson +Mary Ann Donnay James and Karen Anderson Jack and Harriet Evert *Arnold and *Leona Anderson Fargo American Legion Post #2 Anonymous Fargo Glass & Paint Co. *Helen M. Arbes Gary and Barbara Fick Michael Cichy and Jeanne Aske Gerald Finken and Kathleen Enz Russell and Sarah Asleson Finken Associated General Contractors/Mn +Gregory Flack *Viola Ausherman Thomas and Anne Forsythe *Stephen R. Baker Ross and Ann Fortier Dale Barlage Marvel Froemming Bell State Bank & Trust James and Janet Garven Benson Quinn Company John and Pamela Garven Best Western Doublewood Inn Paul D. Garven James and Barbara Blaine Gateway Chevrolet +Boise Paper Holdings, LLC General Equipment & Supplies +Tim Borchers and Susanne Inc Williams +Sandra and Greg Giefer Thomas and Karen Botsford +Gary Gilbertson Robert and Maureen Brownson Shawn Ginther and Susan Burger King Corporation Humphers-Ginther Roger Butenhoff *Clarence and Barbara Glasrud *Gary and Angelyn Cameron Max & Ann Goldberg Foundation Cargill Financial Services Center +Brittney Goodman James and Sonya Carlson *Duane and Betty Grier Cass Clay Creamery, Inc. Arthur and Elaine Griffiths *Harold and Cindy Casselton Edna and Roy Gross Magdalene Chalikia *Ann Gryting +David and Sylvia Chase Glen and Janice Guida Mark Chekola Dragon Society *Martha D. Guthrie Timothy Choy Dennis Hamilton and Cheri $10,000 - $24,999 James Christopherson Diesem Coldwell Banker First Realty Encore The University’s dragon Dorothy A. Hamilton Thomas and Linda Collins was born after the fire that Hannaher’s Inc ConocoPhillips devastated Old Main, the *Floyd Hans school’s central building, on Controlled Demolition *Delmar and *Rhoda Hansen February 9, 1930. Legend has Marjorie Corner Bruce and Margaret Hanson it that Flora Frick, a physical David and Claudia Crockett education professor, saw the Nancy Harris Ruth Dahlke football team running out of Gerald and Yvonne Hart Dakota Heartland Health Systems a temporary dressing room *Gerhard and Doris Haukebo George and Linda Davis

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Microsoft Matching Gifts Program Mid America Steel, Inc. Bette Midgarden Albert Mudgett *Simon and *Hazel Nakken David C. and Dorothy Nelson John Neumaier and Sally Fletcher Luther Norman Black Foundation *L. M. and Elaine Oss Pepsi Co. Greg and *Judith Peterson Arlette and Richard Preston RD Offutt Company Mark and Mary Rice Scott and Barbara Richter Robert and Sandra Roel Royal Jewelers, Inc. +George Rud Scheels Sports Carl and Mary Ellen Schmider Davis Anthony and *Hazel Scott *Thomas E. and *Ruth Smith George Soule and Lisa McDonald Stein’s, Inc. Stenerson Bros. Lumber Company Evelyn J. Swenson Michael and Edna Szymanski Tecta America Dakotas Ulteig Engineers, Inc. UPS W. W. Wallwork, Inc. West Acres Development, LLP Warren Wiese and Daniel Bach *Lester V. Wyland


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Harold and June Hayer Barbara Headrick Henning Metz Hartford & Assoc Inc +Scott and Julie Henry Earl and Ruth Herring *David and Jill Holsen Home Builders Care of FargoMoorhead Foundation *Paul T. Horn John and Marcia Hough Thomas Hruby William and Lennarta Hultstrom IBM International Foundation J. C. Penney Co +Richard and Luann Jensen Marty and Gwen Johanson John C. Arneson Agency Craig and Jeanette Johnson *Jean (Jennie) Johnson *William and Audrey Jones Rod and Diane Jordahl Richard and Janis Kasper Kaye’s Printing, Inc. KBW Associates Construction Kevin Hall & Associates Allan and Sandra Knoll Nicholas Kowanko KPMG Foundation DeWayne and Elizabeth Kurpius KVLY-TV 11 KXJB-TV *Ruth Landfield Laney’s, Inc. *Verne and Margaret Lewis Tammy and Stephen Linn +Dian and Angel Lopez Charles Magel *Robert and Eloise Maneval +Ronald and Barbara Masanz Barbara and Charles Matthees John and Emily McCune Terry and LaRae McGillivray Michael and *Nancy McKinley Medtronic Foundation Don Meidinger Metropolitan Financial Corporation Mid-State Chtr MN Society of

CPAs Midland National Life Insurance Company Midwest Coca Cola Bottling Co. Milestone Hotel Investment Minnesota Society of CPAs Minnesota State Colleges & Universities Foundation MN Dept of Natural Resources Carol and Hugo Moeckel Margaret Moore +Frank and Leslye Mosier Scott Mounger Virginia Murray-McArthur Nash Finch Company *Donovon and Mary Nelson +Larry and Twila Nicholson Nicor, Inc. Noridian Mutual Insurance Company Northern Plains Steel Company Obermiller Nelson Engineering Denis and Linda Olson Keith and Joyce Olson *Sheldon and Sally Oremland Donald and Valerie Pate +*Janet M. Paulsen Thomas and Sandra Pearce Timothy and Kathryn Peil Richard and Helen Pemble +Doug and Jennifer Peters Cynthia Phillips Pi Sigma Alpha Pioneer Mutual Life Insurance Co. +Margaret Potter Wayne and Deborah Price Brian and Evelyn Quigley Ramada Plaza Suites & Conference Center Mark and Vicky Reed *Richard and *Margaret Reed *Michael J. Renner Alice and Charles Richter Rigels, Inc. *Robert and *Elizabeth Tallman Norman Robinson and Debra Dawson +Timothy and Tracy Roche Derald and Maxine Rothmann

Russ Honda-Nissan *William and *Anna Schlossman Jason and Lilie Schoenack *Hugh and Gerry Schoephoerster Clifford and Sandra Schuette Eugene and Linda Schulstad Lonni Schultz and Richard McLain +Larry Scott *Duane and Marcheta Scribner Robert and Lori Seigel JoAnn and Jerry Sell Scott Seltveit Charles Shamel Myer and Marjorie Shark Terry Shoptaugh and Deborah Janzen *Sol Shulman Jacob and Avis Sigmund +John and Sandra Silletto Roger and Barbara Sipson Jason and Hilary Sjostrom *Melvin and Violet Skarphol State Farm Companies Foundation John and Joann Sterner Russell Stewart Richard Stinson +Mark Strand Jerome and Margaret Swanson *Wade and Gail Swenson *Avis Taft *Robert and *Elizabeth Tallman John and Jane Tandberg The Griffiths Group Ferne Thorson John and Diane Thorvilson Thrivent Financial for Lutherans +Michael and Susan Toelle Travel Leaders Travelodge & Suites Glenn and Lynette Trygstad Valley Imports, Inc. Dale and Jane Van Havermaet Jerry and Beth verDorn +VFW Post #1223 Vogel Law Firm Mark and Nona Wallert *Robert and *Dorothy Walls *William W. Wallwork, II

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Annual Giving

The following reflect annual gifts and pledges to the MSUM Alumni Foundation of $1000 or more made during the 2012 calendar year. 3M Richard K. Adler Adolfson & Peterson Construction Robert Alexander *Merle and *Faye Allen American Legion Post 21 Gerald and *Barbara Anderson Matt and Amy Baasch Les Bakke Bell State Bank & Trust Michael and Janet Benson Anne Blackhurst Boise Paper Holdings, LLC Lowell and Priscilla Bolger Mark and Cindi Bondy Tim Borchers and Susanne Williams Border States Electric Supply Adam Borgerding Robert and Candice Bowlsby Bradley and Joanne Bremer Bremer Bank Gisela Bridge Margaret Brisch Gregory and Bonita Brown Julien Burkness Estate Butler Machinery Company Bytespeed, LLC Juan and Catherine Cabanela Salvator Camasi Casper Construction

Dean Cassella Magdalene Chalikia David and Sylvia Chase Chris and Mary Christianson James Christopherson Elizabeth Cloud Malloy Coldwell Banker First Realty Encore Thomas and Linda Collins Comstock Land Company ConocoPhillips Brian Dahl Dakota Specialty Milling David Eggers Insurance Agency, Inc. Joseph and Jolene Day Allen and Wendy Derosier Design Guys Incorporated Roland and Beth Dille Mary Ann Donnay Steven and Allison Dye Constance and David Eggers Carl and Marilyn Eidbo Eide Bailly, LLP Corey and Brenda Elmer Sheri and Jim Erickson Ernst & Young Foundation Jack and Harriet Evert Fargo Retired Teachers’ Association James and Ann Fay Matthew and Jessica Feir John and Sandra Fiebiger Wilbert and Betty Fischer Gregory Flack Jeremy Flaten Thomas and Anne Forsythe Ross and Ann Fortier Marvel Froemming Joseph and Pamela Gehlen Peter and Susan Geib General Electric Foundation General Mills Foundation William and Linda Germann David and Sarah Gette Sandra and Greg Giefer Gary Gilbertson Brittney Goodman

Robert and Katherine Gottsch Richard and Sheryl Gudvangen Dennis Hamilton and Cheri Diesem Bruce and Margaret Hanson C.T. Hanson Robert and Kathleen Hanson Gerald and Yvonne Hart Hasslen Construction Co., Inc. James and Elaine Hatzenbuhler Harold and June Hayer Barbara Headrick Heartland Trust Company David and Barbara Henderson Patricia and Dale Hinkle Patricia Hinze Jack and Kathleen Holewa Nathan J. Holzer Home Builders Care of FargoMoorhead Foundation Samuel Hunter Kenneth and *Luella Jensen JerCo Construction LLC Scott and Kristy Jetvig John V. Hough, Inc. Lyndon and Sylvia Johnson Darin and Christine Josephsen Joan Justesen Patrick and Stephanie Kautzman Alan Knoll Mary and Brad Kowalski DeWayne and Elizabeth Kurpius L. B. Hartz Foundation Dian and Angel Lopez M.A. Mortenson Company Larry and Marcella MacLeod *Robert and Mildred MacLeod Debra and Earl Magnuson Michelle Malott and Michael Benton Ronald and Barbara Masanz Marjorie Matthees John McCown Mechanical Contracting Foundation, Inc. Ralph and Deanna Micheli Microsoft Business Solutions Microsoft Matching Gifts

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Xiaohu Wang *Violette R. Warner +Shelda Warren and *Warren Kelly Tad Webster Robert Weibust Kathryn Wilson Linda Winkler Clifford Wold Family Foundation *Marvel G. Wooldrik Spencer Yohe


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Program Mid America Steel, Inc. Mid-State Chtr MN Society of CPAs Midwest Coca Cola Bottling Co. Margaret Moore Frank and Leslye Mosier Corwin and Larae Nelson Karla Nelson Nexus Jay Nibbe Larry and Twila Nicholson Ronald and Laura Noesen Carl Oltvedt *Janet M. Paulsen Kristopher and Kathleen Pauna Timothy and Kathryn Peil Doug and Jennifer Peters Greg and *Judith Peterson Peterson Mechanical, Inc. Margaret Potter Dorothy and James Powers Presser Foundation Bruce and Roberta Quick Karen and Rudy Rathert Timothy and Tracy Roche Harold and Bonnie Rodenbiker Robert and Sandra Roel Rod Rothlisberger

William and Harriet Rothlisberger George Rud Dick and Sandra Sagehorn George and Marlane Sanderson Sanford Health Jackie and James Schaefbauer Scheels Sports Mark and Katy Schmitz Sandra Schob Stephen and Lucia Schroeder Edward and Wendy Schultz Karin Schumacher Sertoma Club of Fargo Moorhead Sandra and John Silletto Roger and Barbara Sipson Kenneth R. Skjegstad Dan Smith and Denise LundSmith Gregory and Gail Staszko State Farm Companies Foundation Vance and Sandra Stemen Lois Stoutenburg Mark Strand *Judy Strong Randy Sullivan Scott and Alicia Swanson Evelyn J. Swenson Jason and Lara Swenson

*Wade and Gail Swenson Michael and Edna Szymanski John and Diane Thorvilson Michael and Susan Toelle Greg Toutges and Marilyn Gravgaard Gregg and Kristi Trautwein Glenn and Lynette Trygstad Matthew G. Twomey US Bancorp Valley Imports, Inc. Steven VanWie VFW Post #1223 Vogel Law Firm Adam and Shari Vossen Samuel and Coralie Wai Walton Chiropractic Wanzek Construction, Inc. Shelda Warren Wells Fargo Bank Fargo Webb and Peggy White Gabriel and Amanda Wiener Diane Wolter and Mark Gealy Jon and Melanie Wylie Xcel Energy Spencer Yohe Larry Zahradka Bruce and Jodi Zeller Joseph and Jody Zylstra

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The Legacy Society recognizes the thoughtful generosity of those who have notified MSUM of a planned gift to the Alumni Foundation to benefit the University. Membership is open to anyone making a deferred or planned gift. *Eino R. Aho *Merle and *Faye Allen *Arnold R. and *Leona P. Anderson *Helen M. Arbes Dennis and Paula Aune *Stephen R. Baker Les Bakke Michael and Janet Benson Joe Best *Julien and *Joy Burkness Robert and Tamara Campbell +Thomas and Linda Collins *Katheryn Colliton +Amie Dexter Roland and Beth Dille *Harold Eastlund Tom Edwards and Jackie McElroyEdwards Corey and Brenda Elmer *Henry and *Nellie Esselman Henry Fehrenbacher *William T. Ferguson *Elmer and *Violet Fox *Clarence and Barbara Glasrud Richard Gompf Robyn Gray *Kenneth and *Nora Gronhovd *Clayton and *Evelyn Grove *Floyd Hans Phyllis Harber John and Sharon Haugo Earl and Ruth Herring +Claryce Hoff *Delsie Holmquist *Alfred Clair Houglum Thomas Hruby

Charlotte Iiams *John and *Florence Jenkins Kenneth and *Luella Jensen Alyce Jermstad *Jean A. Johnson +Lyndon and Sylvia Johnson Joan Justesen *Agnes J. Kise Knoblauch Family Trust Timothy Larsen *Beatrice E. Lewis *Benjamin and Jenny Lin David and Becky Lindell *Elvina Loftness *Ronald and Cheryl Lossett +George and Alice Lukac David Lutes Larry and Marcella MacLeod Charles Magel Ronald Matthies *Benjamin and *Glenrose McCashland John and Emily McCune *Russell S. and *Nina L. Monson Albert Mudgett *Simon J. and *Hazel E. Nakken David C. and Dorothy Nelson *Donovon C. and Mary K. Nelson Jack and Lorraine Neufeld John Neumaier and Sally Fletcher Luther *Adeline Stevenson Nurse *Sheldon and Sally Oremland Nancy Parlin *Janet M. Paulsen Clair and Ardy Peterson Eugene Philipps

Dean C. Piche Dewey and Margery Possehl Arlette and Richard Preston *Mary A. Pryor *Michael J. Renner Robert and Sandra Roel *Marjorie W. Sanders Lois Cornell Selberg Kenneth R. Skjegstad *Thomas E. and *Ruth Smith *Ruth V. Smith Terry and Rita Soine Janet Soohoo *Jean Rutkowski Stephenson *Judith A. Strong Richard and Bonnie Swanson Avis Taft *Basil and *Hilda Townsend *James and *Florence E. Vance *Wayne and *Orlette Waller *Robert and *Dorothy Walls William W. Wallwork, III *Helen L. Wardeberg *Violette Warner Howard Weiss Dan Wescott Warren Wiese and Daniel Bach *Franklin J. Williams

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Legacy Society Members


Thank you to all those who helped make 2012 a record-breaking fundraising year for the MSUM Alumni Foundation!

MSUM Alumni Foundation Financial Position as of June 30, 2012


2012 2011

Total Current Assets Investments Pledges Receivable Property and Equipment Other Assets

Total Assets

$1,900,665 $11,172,184 $2,536,300 $3,417,820 $2,123,106

$1,811,877 $9,164,075 $1,605,200 $3,552,905 $1,614,299



Liabilities and Net Assets Total Current Liabilities Planned Giving Liabilities Long-term Debt Total Net Assets

Total Liabilities and Net Assets

$234,353 $715,363 $3,119,711 $17,080,648

$243,315 $719,880 $3,224,710 $13,560,451



How MSUM Alumni Foundation Money Was Spent for the year ending June 30, 2012 Planned Giving Payments

Fund Raising





MSUM Support/ Scholarships


1104 Seventh Avenue South • Moorhead, Minnesota 56563 The MSUM Alumni Foundation is an independent 501 (c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to Minnesota State University Moorhead and its alumni. This document can be made available in alternate formats by calling 218.477.2131(Voice), or 1.800.627.3529 (MRS/TTY).

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