Guardian Alarm Check Presentation

Guardian Alarm

Eric Bindig, Guardian Security Consultant, (center) presents a check in support of the FOMA Film Program to John Henry, FIA Executive Director, (left) with Jason Tague, Director of Strategic Accounts (right). Guardian has sponsored the FOMA Film Program at the Screenwriter Level since 2008. 

McLaren Health Care Check Presentation

McLaren Health Care

Brent Swanson, Glass Program Manager (left) and Donovan Entrekin (right) discuss glass works with Laurie Prochazka, President of Marketing, McLaren Health Care to display in the corporate headquarters. The vessels were fabricated in the Hot Shop on a McLaren Demonstration Day. For the next three years Saturday visitors can watch demonstrations, free of charge, thanks to McLaren Health Care. 

Security Credit Union Check Presentation Photo

Security Credit Union

From left to right, Marketing Specialist Katie Tylor and Marketing Manager Ashley Lister of Security Credit Union look on as Marissa Pierce, FIA Public and Community Relations Coordinator, receives a check from Christopher Estes, Security Credit Union President and CEO, with Sarah Kohn, FIA Associate Curator and Chad Merrihew, Security Credit Union Senior Vice President and COO.

Security Credit Union has committed award support for the flamework exhibition, From the Flame, June 29 through October 6, 2019. The juried exhibition will feature contemporary flameworked glass by established and emerging glass artists who reside in the North America with three monetary prize levels. 

The Flint Institute of Arts gratefully acknowledges the generosity of the following donors who have supported the Institute with contributions

Gifts received from 

10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Expansion Project Endowment and Equipment Funds Contributors

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19


Ms. Sandra Applegate, In appreciation of the tour given by Kathryn Sharbaugh

Jane Bingham

Mr. Christopher Carr

Ms. Nora G. Fisher

Mr. & Mrs. Daniel S. Harrett

Mr. & Mrs. Richard S. Harris

Ms. Ethel Hooker

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand

Mrs. Agape Kallis

Dr. Jamile Trueba Lawand

Tiffany Lovett, In honor of William S. White

Mrs. Stephanie A. Neal, In memory of Jack Neal

Jay & Marilyn Nelson of the Nelson Family Foundation

Mr. H. Michael Parker

Sahar Abdallah, Sorensen Gross Company

Dr. & Mrs. Jay A. Werschky

Ms. Marilyn Willingham 

Special Gifts 

To support General Operating Fund

Neithercut Family Fund

In-Kind Donation in Support of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2019

Fresh Choice Market Place

Genesee Valley Center

Sovita Credit Union

Gift of an FIA Membership

Mr. Glen Adams for Maria Gonzalez

Mrs. Rosemary Emerton for Ava Dudley

Mrs. Rosemary Emerton for Olivia Dudley

Ms. Kathleen George for Kathleen Moore

Mr. Louis A. Hawkins for Jacob & Remonia Hawkins

Ms. Caroline Hughes for John & Lorraine Hughes

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand for Josh & Ashley Hurand

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand for Sara Hurand & Elie Weiss

Mr. Connor Kelly for Virginia Gaffney

Mr. & Mrs. William H. Moeller for Kristie Lisek

Mr. H. Michael Parker for Elizabeth Parker

Your Team- Personal/Accounting Girls for Jeffery Searles

Mrs. Fouad Rabiah for Victoria Ybarra

Mr. & Mrs. Carl D. Terwilliger for David LeVites & Gail Webster

Mr. William S. White for Tiffany Lovett

Grant for Curatorial photography set up

The Shand Family

Grant to support Art School

Art Alliance for Contemporary Glass

Grant to support Glass Program Development

Arthur G. Bishop Charitable Trust

Grant for General Operating 19/20

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation

Viola E. Bray Charitable Trust

Grant to the Acquisition Fund to purchase “Where the shark bubbles blow”

Kommareddi Family Fund

Grant to purchase the book “Avadenka”

The Sheppy Dog Fund

Grant for Tapestry Conservation Project

Viola E. Bray Charitable Trust

Matching Gift to purchase kiln shelves for the Art School

BorgWarner Foundation 

To support the publication “Engaging African Art: Highlights from the Horn Collection”

Dr. Robert Horn

To support Friends of Modern Art

Kimberly Brown & Gary DeButts

Support for construction of oversized painting vault

The Chan Family

Michigan Council for Arts & Cultural Affairs

Donation to Acquisition Fund to purchase “Dividing Line” in memory of Robert Piper

Mr. Randolph P. Piper & Mrs. Susan I. Stuewer

To purchase kiln shelves for the Art School

Clay Club - FIA

Programming partner of the exhibition “Miracles and Glory Abound: Vanessa German”

Flint District Library

Sponsor of the exhibition From the Flame

Security Credit Union 

Sponsor of FIA Magazine 2019–2020

Ms. Lynne Hurand

Sponsor of Huntington Free Saturdays 2016–2018

Huntington Bank

Sponsor of McLaren Free Demonstration Days

McLaren Health Care

The Contemporaries Members 18/19

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Mrs. Yaushica Aubert

Mr. & Mrs. Aaron Wiens

Mr. Stephen Zulinski

Film Society Sponsors 18/19

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Supporting Player ($500) 

Dr. & Mrs. Mark Plucer

Film Society Members 18/19

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Jane Bingham

Mr. Albert Comins

Dr. & Mrs. Melvin Flamenbaum

Mr. Mark Gragg

Ms. Yolanda Pierce & Ms. Delores Johnson

Ms. Janet A. Schultz

Mr. & Mrs. Bob Shaw

Mr. Michael Dingman & Mrs. Susan Sumner Dingman

Mrs. Randa Welker

Ms. Marilyn Willingham

In Memory

In memory of Kathleen Hain 

Lois Matesa

Dr. & Mrs. Conrad J. Reinhard

Ms. Victoria A. Steele

In memory of Robert Hardy 

Kim Brown

Harold & Marie Ecker

Tim & Linda Knecht

Mr. Wayne W. Knecht

Mrs. Christine Lott

Bob & Mary VanDuyne

In memory of Basil Hart, husband of Maggie Hart, Founders Society Board Member 

Mr. & Mrs. Chris J. Dundas

In memory of Susan Kilmer & Grayce Scholt to support Endowment 

Jane Bingham

In memory of Robert Piper - Donation to Acquisition Fund to purchase “Dividing Line” 

Mr. Randolph P. Piper & Mrs. Susan I. Stuewer

In memory of Grayce Scholt 

Mark, Ilsa & Peter Bradley, and Anne Hansen

In memory of Cheryl Wason 

Mr. & Mrs. Richard Fortier

In Memory of Barbara White 

Ms. Marilyn Willingham

In Honor

In honor of Fred & Barbara Bellairs 

Mr. Jeffrey Bellairs

In honor of Rosemary DeCamp 

Sam, Alison, Anna, & Jimmie DeCamp

In honor of Howard S. Shand’s birthday and his support of the Flint Institute of Arts and Flint, MI 

Mr. & Mrs. George Gulliver & Family

In honor of William S. White to support Expansion Project - Endowment Fund 

Tiffany Lovett 

Print Club Members 18/19

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Mr. & Mrs. Gordon Andrews

Valarie & Steven Bailie

Mr. & Mrs. Michael J. Behm

Mr. & Mrs. Ryan & Tracy Bessert

Mr. & Mrs. James Boles

Mr. & Mrs. Bryan Christie

Dr. James Cohen & Ms. Caroline Kellogg

Mr. & Mrs. F. James Cummins

Mr. Greg Edquist

Mr. & Mrs. Mark Farella

Mr. Michael Farrell & Mr. Marc Herrick

Mr. & Mrs. Jeff Garrett

Ms. Ronda W. Goldfarb

Mr. & Mrs. Walter Griffin

Mr. Mark Hamel & Mr. Mike Green

Mr. Louis A. Hawkins

Neal & Amanda Hegarty

Ms. Ann Howard

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand

Mr. & Mrs. Josh Hurand

Ms. Lynne Hurand

Ms. Sara Hurand & Mr. Elie Weiss

Mr. & Mrs. James N. Johnson

Ms. Elizabeth A. Kaplan & Mr. Rex Donahey

Mr. & Mrs. Christopher S. Kelly, Sr.

Mr. Miles Lam

Dr. Jamile T. Lawand & Mr. Barry J. Carr

Mr. Max Lepler & Mr. Rex L. Dotson

Tiffany Lovett

Mr. Michael Martin & Mr. Bryan Paris

Sean & Eureka McCormick

Mr. & Mrs. David S. McCredie

Mr. Thomas J. Mitchell

James R. & Helen Sue Morgan

Ms. Lori Motley

Drs. Bobby & Nita Mukkamala

Dr. & Mrs. Kienan F. Murphy

Mr. Patrick Murray & Mr. James Edwards

Mr. & Mrs. Robert W. Myers

Mr. & Mrs. Edward A. Ogul

Mr. & Mrs. Peter Ott

Mr. H. Michael Parker

Mr. & Mrs. Gary Philpott

Mr. Wayne Pickvet & Mr. Bruce A. Barrett

Mr. & Mrs. Mark Piper

Dr. & Mrs. Mark Plucer

Mr. & Mrs. Adam Reigle

Mr. & Mrs. Timothy C. Sanford

Mr. & Mrs. John P. Siler

Mr. Michael Sprague & Dr. Janet Sprague

Mr. & Mrs. Norm Stewart

Dr. David Taylor

Ms. Kathleen A. Weiss & Dr. Scott A. Graves M.D

Mr. & Mrs. Ridgway H. White

Mr. William S. White & Mrs. Louise Hartwell

Mr. Mike D. Smith & Ms. Trish M. Zito-Smith

Gift of Print Club 18/19

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand for Josh & Ashley Hurand

Mr. & Mrs. Gary J. Hurand for Sara Hurand & Elie Weiss

Mr. William S. White for Tiffany Lovett

Mr. William S. White for Ridgway & Shannon White

Event Sponsors

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Art on Tap 2018 

Hank Graff Chevrolet Davison

Community Gala 2019 

AAA Michigan - Renee Sanders

Ace-Saginaw Paving Co

Maria Gonzalez & Glen Adams

Mr. & Mrs. Leon & Pat Adams

Advanced Physical Therapy Center

Henry & Mary Allen

Alpha Kappa Alpha Zeta Beta Omega


Baker College

James & Kathy Boles

Mrs. Edmund B. Brownell

C & S Motors

Floyd & Brenda Clack

Communities First, Inc.

Consumers Energy

Mr. & Mrs. Sam Cox

Cracker Barrel

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

ELGA Credit Union

The Flint Area (MI) Chapter of The Links Incorporated

John & Cathy Fredericks

The Friends of Berston Field House

Edward Jones - Eric Gasper

Raymond F. Gist, D.D.S.

Grace Emmanuel Baptist Church

The Greater Flint Chapter of the Pierians, Inc.

Bobbie J. Greer

Hamilton Community Health Network

The Hamo Group of Wells Fargo Advisors


Louis Hawkins

Dr. & Mrs. John Hebert

Gary & Carol Hurand

Lynne Hurand

Hurley Medical Center

Timothy & Melinda Johnson

Mr. & Mrs. Tyrone Jordan

Prasad & Jayashree Kommareddi

Chene Koppitz

Jamile T. Lawand

Leo’s Coney Island

Sean & Eureka McCormick

Mr. & Mrs. John McKenney


Miller Road Applebee’s

Mr. Mark & Becky Miller

Thomas J. Mitchell

Bill & Kitty Moeller

Roland & Cynthia Morsee

Mott Community College

Drs. Bobby & Nita Mukkamala

Dr. & Mrs. Kienan F. Murphy

Olmsted Associates, Inc.

Dr. Tolutope Oyasiji

Eric S. Peterson & Associates Mortgage Lenders, LLC

Plante Moran

PNC Bank

Prestige Promotions Powered by Proforma

Archaea Rajan, D.D.S. & Symantec Ram

Dr. & Mrs. Lawrence Reynolds

Mr. & Mrs. Dwight & Lisa Rogers

Mr. Milton & Dr. Brenda Rogers-Grays

Michael & Virginia Rucks

The Rutherford Group

Daniel J. & Mary C. Ryan

Ann & Khalil Saab

The Serra Foundation (Al Serra Auto Plaza)

Chuck & Kathryn Sharbaugh

Dr. Robert & Mayor Susan Soderstrom

Jim & Patt Spangler

Shelley Spivack & Linda Pylypiw

Woodrow Stanley

Alvern & Theresa A. Stephens-Lock

Ernelle Taylor

Totem Book Store

Town Center Family Dental

Mr. Terry Turner

Patrick & Gloria Tyus

University of Michigan - Flint

Valley Area Agency on Aging

Dr. Wrex & Karen Weaver

Dr. & Mrs. Jay Werschky

The Williams Firm

Todd & Lisa Wiseley

Wine Tasting 2019 

Eleanor Brownell

William Hentgen

Drs. Bobby & Nita Mukkamala

Piper Realty Co.

Annual Appeal 2018

Since 10.10.18 – 1.7.19

Ms. Denise Ahonen

Mrs. Dolores R. Allen


Valarie & Steven Bailie

Mr. Carroll G. Baker & Ms. Kimberly Roberson

Dr. & Mrs. William D. Beck & Kristen

Mrs. Doris Beebe

Frederick & Barbara Bellairs

Mr. & Mrs. Stephen Bernstein

Ms. Mary K. Bickley

Jane Bingham

Ms. Elizabeth Bishop

Susan Steiner Bolhouse & William S. Ballenger III

Ms. Dolores Borrow

Ms. Monica Brown

Mrs. Edmund Brownell

Mr. & Mrs. Tom E. Butts

Lt. Gov. John D. Cherry & State Rep. Pamela Faris

Ms. Kay E.M. Cherry

Mr. & Mrs. Bruce T. Colasanti

Mrs. Mary Coleman

Mr. & Mrs. Sylvester Collins

Mr. & Mrs. Chapin Cook

Mr. & Mrs. George Cross

Ms. Dorothy Gae Davis

The Day Family, In memory of Madge Day

Mrs. Rosemary R. DeCamp

Mr. & Mrs. James DelDuca

Mr. John V. Dempsey & Ms. Margo Lakin, In memory of Ramon Hill

Ms. Stephany R. Diana & Mr. Dennis Zawol

Ms. Jeanne Dobes

Ms. Jeanne Dodd & Mr. Robert Streadwick

Sharon Peterson-Dort

Mr. Robert F. Dueweke

Mr. Ryan M. Eashoo

Mr. John Ellenwood

Mrs. Loretta C. Ellwood

Mr. Michael Farrell & Mr. Marc Herrick

Ms. Nora G. Fisher

Mr. & Mrs. Ed Fizell

Mr. Richard W. Fortner

Dr. Gail Ganakas

Mr. John R. Gazall

Ms. Patricia Gebhardt

Mr. Thomas M. Gervasi

Donna Mooney Graham

Mrs. Bobbie J. Greer

Ms. Anne Hagiwara

Mr. Tony Hain

Dennis & June Haley

Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Hall

Ms. Lynn A. Hampton

Mr. & Mrs. Anthony A. Hanak

Mr. & Mrs. Joel H. Harris

Mrs. James Hastings

Mr. John Hemingway & Mrs. Connie Palmer

Mr. & Mrs. Jack Hempel

Ms. Annetta Hendrickson

Mr. & Mrs. Edward G. Henneke

Mr. Larry D. Howell

Mr. & Mrs. Francis Hudson

Mr. Roger Hunyady & Mrs. Jan Brunette-Hunyady

Ms. Lynne Hurand

Dr. Susumu Inoue

Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Isola

Mr. Robert Jacobs

Mr. & Mrs. James N. Johnson

Ms. Elizabeth A. Kaplan & Mr. Rex Donahey

Mr. James R. Kettler

Mr. & Mrs. Jimmy King

Mr. & Mrs. Norman Kleiner

Mr. Joseph J. Kochanek

Mr. & Ms. Stephen Larzelere-Kellermann

Mr. & Mrs. James Lay

Mrs. Linda LeMieux

Mr. & Mrs. Thomas B. Lillie

Mr. & Mrs. Mark L. Lippincott

Mr. Alvern Lock & Mrs. Theresa Stephens-Lock

Mr. & Mrs. Glenn Lysinger

Ms. Jeanette R. Mansour & Mr. Joe Green

Mr. & Mrs. Brian Martin

Ms. Carol Masse

Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Maynard

Jack & Pam McCarthy

Mr. Charles Miller & Dr. Townes Miller

Ms. Kareyna Miller

Mrs. Helen G. Millhouse

Mr. & Mrs. Robert D. Mills

Mrs. Patricia Minshall

Ms. Barbara Mirsky

Mr. Thomas J. Mitchell

Ms. Marlene Morris

Dr. & Mrs. Kienan F. Murphy

Mr. & Mrs. Alexander C. Murray

Mr. & Mrs. Walter Nagel

Ms. Sharon Y. Naughton

Mr. H. Michael Parker

Mrs. Betty J. Pearson

Ms. Lynn Penning

Mr. & Mrs. Randall Petrides

Ms. Jacqueline Piechowski

David & Randee Pieper

Mrs. Janice G. Pike

Mrs. Karan A. Pinkston

Dr. & Mrs. Mark Plucer

Ms. Mary Powell

Mrs. Fouad Rabiah

Betty & Richard Ramsdell


Mr. & Mrs. A. Davison Rice

Jane & James Richardson

Mr. John L. Riegle, Jr.

Mr. & Mrs. Michael J. Riha

Ms. Edith A. Robbins

Mr. & Mrs. Andrew Roeser

Dr. & Mrs. Paul Roetter

Ms. Christine Rohr

Mr. & Mrs. Paul Rozycki

Dr. & Mrs. Daniel J. Ryan

Ms. Kathleen Ryan

Mr. & Mrs. Khalil M. Saab

Mr. & Mrs. Greg Schnesk

Dr. & Mrs. Frederick C. Schreiber

Dr. & Mrs. Paul E. Schroeder

Mr. & Mrs. Howard S. Schultz

Mrs. Marsha Schweikert

Mr. & Mrs. William A. Shaheen, Jr.

Chuck & Kathryn Sharbaugh

Bruce M. Simms

Mr. & Mrs. George Skaff

Dr. Ernestine R. Smith

Ms. Linda Smith

Mr. & Mrs. James Spangler

Shelley Spivack

Miss Barbara Stewart

Mr. & Mrs. Norm Stewart

Ms. Suzanne Sugden

Dr. & Mrs. Thomas Svitkovich

Mr. & Mrs. Douglas C. Swanson

Mrs. Michel Taylor

Ms. Ernelle Taylor

Ms. Christine Thomas

Ms. Karolyn Tiefenbach

Mr. & Mrs. Roger Timm

Ms. Jane B. Trotter

Ms. Ann Marie VanDuyne

Dr. & Mrs. Frederick VanDuyne

Mr. & Mrs. Gerald L. Walters

Ms. Christine Waters & Mr. Martin Anderson

Dr. & Mrs. Alan Weamer

Mr. & Mrs. Richard C. Weiermiller

Dr. & Mrs. Jay A. Werschky

Ms. Mary E. Whaley & Mr. Rick Kroeger

Dr. Sue Wisenberg

Mr. Dale F. Wolfgram

Ms. Heather Wright

Ms. Janice Yaklin

Mr. & Mrs. Dean Yeotis

Matching Gift to Annual Appeal 

Charles Stewart Mott Foundation