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Legacy Society

The University of Dallas Legacy Society recognizes the generosity and foresight of those who are securing UD’s future through planned gifts. Legacy Society members are committed to making UD academically strong and financially sound, now and into the future. Planned gifts have an enormous and lasting impact on UD, creating a legacy for students for generations to come.

As a member you will receive:

  • Recognition in the University of Dallas annual report
  • An invitation to our annual reception with university leaders, faculty, and students.
  • A UD Legacy Society lapel pin
  • Invitations to other UD campus events

 

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Legacy Society Members 

Mr. and Mrs. David Michael Bauer, BS '66
Mr. Michael (Misha) E. Belcher, BA '72 
Ms. Wayne LeMay Crawford, BA '65
Mr. and Mrs. O.D., BA '61 and Margie, BA '61 Cruse
Mr. Michael J. Dixon, BA '85, MBA '87
Mr. and Mrs. Michael and Mary Jo McGehee Dorn, MA '10
Ms. Kelly Frances Fanning, BA '92
Dr. Edith Rossi Fekete
Mrs. Lisa M. Gabriel, BA '90, MBA '12
Mr. and Mrs. Shahul and Philomena Hameed
Dr. Cristen Hamilton, MA '05
Mr. and Mrs. Todd, BA '12 and Mary Jacobson
Mr. Edward B. Janeczko, Jr. and Mrs. Linda E. Janeczko
Mr. and Mrs. Michael and Anne Judge, BA '02
Mr. and Mrs. Robert, MA '92, PhD '95 and Annmarie (Flynn), BA '91, Kelly
Mr. and Mrs. S. M. Kiegerl
Joy Davis Kirsch ’85
Dr. Carl Kogut, BA '80
Mrs. Estelle Tovar Lara, BA '67, MA '74
Mr. and Mrs. Jerome J., BA '60 and Ann R. Lerner
Ms. Janet Hui MacDonald, MS '07
Mr. James W. Maney, III, BA '65
Daniel Milligan BA '91, and Kathleen (Uhl) Milligan BA, '91, MBA '95
Mr. and Mrs. Madison, BA '11, MBA '15, and Danielle (Schumer), BA '10 Milliken
Dr. Andrew Damian Moran, BA '91
Prof. and Mrs. Lyle and Sybil Novinski
L. Michael '78 and Sharon K. '78, '79 Perkins
Mr. James C. Petzel, '75
Mr. Michael Pitstick, BA '15
Mr. John M. Posey, BA '87, MA '89
Mr. and Mrs. Elray D. Prejean
Mrs. Laura Felis, BS '86, MBA '18, Quinn
Dr. and Mrs. Lambert and Mary Rakowitz
Mr. and Mrs. Leonard C. Ruby
Elia Abigail Santos, '19
Deacon Denis and Mrs. Denise Simon
Dr. Megan Anne Smith, BA '02, MBA '19
Mr. Jason Wu Trujillo
Mrs. Lely K. White
Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Wood
Dr. Donald L. Yandell, BA '62
Dr. Chafic Abiraad 
Mr. Fred Asmussen 
Mrs. Dorothy Evelyn Beyer  
Dr. Cherie Clodfelter  
Drs. Donald and Louise Cowan  
Mr. Robert H. Dedman 
Mr. and Mrs. William P. and Marie Esslinger  
Dr. Lorand Fekete 
Mr. Bernard Kim Foreman, MA '92  
Mr. Patrick Haggerty  
Mr. James M. Lotochinski, BA '83 
Mr. Frank K. Ribelin  
Mr. Archy M. Roper  
Mr. & Mrs. Charles P. and Catherine Schulze 
Rev. John Ladislaus Vincius 
Msgr. Thomas W. Weinzapfel  

To become a member, please contact Kris Muñoz-Vetter, Assistant Vice President for Development, at kmunozvetter@udallas.edu or 214-621-3449.

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