The Western Folklife Center is supported by our committed Members.

As a member, you join an extended family of friends and neighbors from around the world who are inspired by and devoted to this region and are committed to ensuring that it remains a culturally unique, rich and vital place.

members as of 08/09/2016

Lifetime/Honorary
Clyde Aspevig & Carol Guzman
Michael F. Bigham
Gary & Susan Crowe
Debbie Day
Sukey Forbes
George Gund, IV
Louise & Gunnar Klarr
Edmund Littlefield, Jr. & Laura Littlefield
Maryanne Mott
Anne Pattee & Hamilton Hale
E.B.  Searle & Mike Branham
Marion Searle
Sally Searle
Jennifer Speers
Agnieszka Winkler & Arthur Lund

Sustainer
Anna C. Ball
John & Barbara Marz
Lee & Judy Salter

Benefactor
Paul & Felicie Hartloff

Donor
Larry Biehl & Maggie Kritzer
Joseph & Pam Brown
Lawrence & Jenny Gates
Lyle & Nancy McNeal
Sandy & John Raffealli

Partner
Dick Akin & Nancy Hunt
Carole Anderson
Scott & Jesselie Anderson
Ronald & Nancy Blackman
Betsy W. Brooks
Elizabeth Dear & Paul Zarzyski
Richard & Chris DePosit
Peter K. Ellison
Jordan & Carol Gates
John & Judy George
Michael & Julie Gleason
Helen Hankins
Donald & Sharon Hordness
Ed & Sue Kingzett
Mary B. Korpi
Brian & Becky Lambert
Charlotte & Dick McConnell
George & Donna McCready
Cyd McMullen & Alan Glaser
Russ & Anne McMullen
Samuel P. & Mary-Ellen McMullen
John & Bev Muraglia
Kurt & Katie Neddenriep
John Rampe & Elinore Evans
Tom & Diane Rice
Gordon & Shirley Rock
Dick Rush & Dr. J. Koester
Lina Sharp
George & Lynda Simmons
John & Joan Valaas
Allan & Peggy Walsh
Bill Watson
Richard & Gladys Webb
Doug Wight
Karen & Stewart Wilson
Peggy Young
Robert & Susan Zerga

Supporter
J. Fine & Mary Anderson
Michael Babiarz & Jenny Stanionis
James & Carol Barnes
Annelies & Keith Batty
John & Barbara Bohn
Richard & Marcia Brockett
Jerry A. Brooks
Steven R. & Lois Brown
Martin & Sheila Bunker
Gilbert & Swainia Cochran
Kitty Collins
Robert & Patricia Colon
Rod & Sandra Conner
Susan & Frank Countner
Rick (Sourdough) & Rocki Crowder
Jerry & Roseanne DePalma
Paul Dieringer
Keith Duncan
Harry & Fritsi Ericson
Michael & Janet Fischer
Thomas M. Fritter
Ed & Sara Groenendyke
Floyd Heitzman
Thomas & Anne Hilty
William Hodson
Yvonne & Glen Hollenbeck
Peter & Nancy Jackson
Richard Janitell
Lloyd & Wanda Johnson
Kristy & Val Jones
John "Smokey" Koelsch
David & Betsy Lewis
Ted & Kelly Lyster
Christine & Douglas Main
Carl & Marilyn Malkmus
John & Mary Ellen Martin
Pamela & Arvel K. McClain
Doug McGeoghegan
Kevin & Ann Melcher
Marilyn Melton
Sheila Miller
Lora & Russ Minter
John Mitchell
Tania Modic & Bruce Gray
Wil & Judith Moschetti
Bettina P. Murray
Toni Neubauer
Charlie & Bev Nightengale
George Nolte
Deborah & William Origer
Kimberly Owen
Jan Packwood
Richard & Vicki Palagi
Steve & Penny Penberthy
David Richmond & Lynda Smallenberger
Phillip & Jennifer Satre
Fran & Joann Schultz
John & Antoinette Scully
Bob Scurria & Jean Alexander
Elizabeth Simpson & Ned Wheeler
Gibbs & Catherine Smith
Gail Steiger & Amy Auker
Dick & Mary Stimpel
Barb & Ken Stinchfield
William Sullivan
Hans & Michele Van Heusden
Ted Waddell & Lynn Campion
Clarence & Delores Wager
Janet Walls & Katherine Winans
Keith Ward
Beverly Copeland Whittier
James & Sally Will
Barbara Wilson
Walter & Karen Winchell
Kristin Windbigler

Contributor
Tamara Adams
Frances & Ronald Alling
Iris & Mike Anderson
Jim & Lynn Atcheson
Daniel Aynesworth
Chris & Becky Barth
Kimberly Bell & Sheree Jensen
Al & Linda Bernarda
Don & Jean Brandenburger
Robert & Suzanne Brown
Greg & Jodi Campbell
Charles Carlson & JoAnne Aitken
Lonnie Cisco
Eric Colvin
Will & Desirae Corbett
Evie Cranston
Jim & Linda Crismer
Richard & Lynn Cusac
Dal & Pamela Darracq
Patrick & Karen Dolan
Frank & Dolores Evans
Tim & Carol Ford
Herb & Geraldine Foster
Ed & Margaret Friedrichs
James & Nancy Fuerstenberg
Leonard & Sharon George
Michael & Kathy Gerdts
Shawn & Mindy Goemmer
John & Dede Goodnight
Andrea M. Graham
Larry V. Hallum
Lucille Hara
Karen & Gary Hardesty
Mark & Sharon Helmar
Lee & Lynne Hoffman
Barbara Jean Holland-Castagnoli
Julie Holling
Robert G. Johnson
Maria Keenan
Doug & Sara Laird
Steven & Caroline Maertens
Keith Massey
Judy & John McMulty
Dale Merten
Marcia Murakami & Philip Henrici
Daniel & Kathie Nelson
Ann & Bill Nisbet
Maureen & Larry Nolen
BJ North
James & Norma Null
Leanna & Timothy Ogle
Mary Lou & Pete Oslund
Dennis Parker
Sharon A. Pierce Capp
Cynthia Pridmore
Steve & Pam Robinson
Judy Lee Santelman
Karin & Skip Schott
Larry Sees & Joan Amaral Sees
Sean Sexton
Carl & Sharon Slagowski
Merrill & J. Charlene Smith
Patrick & Shanda Sullivan
Jane Sweetland
Jeffery Ann Tatum
Clark Thomas
Clark Torell
Jeff & Tracy Turner
Robert & Marian Wagner
Nancy & Jeffrey Wiedemann
Dave Wilcox
Patricia Winther
Kathi Young
Pamela Young

Patron
Marie & Kurt Alleman
Nanci & Steve Anderson
C.G. & Donna Andress
Gregory & Susan Ash
Lynn Ashley
Phillip Baird
Randy & Karen Barrow
Kathie Bartlett
Charles & Sandy Benge
Louis & Paula Bergeron
Shami Biffle & Jan Jackson
Carl & Kathleen Bontrager
Darlene Brady
Bert & Carol Braun
John Breternitz & Chris Cox
Donald Brewer
Julius & Nancy Brown
Tim Brown
Kenneth & Susan Brunk
Jim & Nancy Bundschu
Bob & Gladys Burns
Erik Butters & Laura Proconier
Daniel & Donna Bybee
Dick & Sandy Canady
Hal Cannon & Teresa Jordan
Tom & Phyllis Cates
Lyle & Lauren Charter
Joe Clemans
David & Arlene Cochran
Hugh & Louise Collett
Dennis & Sevren Coon
Roger Cooper
Aaron Copeland
William & Marilyn Crane
Joe & Kristi Cumming
Betsy De Leiris
Dave & Pat DeRosier
Kay Diederich
Bryan Dilworth & Kelly Rockwood
Dierdre & Ed Donnelly
Greg & Vicki Doughterty
Daryl Drake
Bill & Betty Duke
Michael Duke
Elizabeth Ebert
James Edwards
L.W. & JoAnn Eklund
Rich & Jan Elias
Jon & Betsy Elliott
Tom & Sherry Engelhardt
Carol & Ned Eyre
Sandra L. Fidelr
Karen Fiorello
Melvin & Barb Foremaster
Nicole Forsberg
Sharon Forster
Kenneth Fransen
Judy & Patrick Geoghegan
Bill Gibson & Betty Linnell
Vern & Jan Goglio
Lowell Grauberger
C.J. Hadley
David Hansen
Carol & Richard Hamilton
David Hansen
Annie Hatch & Joel Zimmerel
Bethany & Robert Headley
Sandra & Thomas Hebert
Brenda Heermann & Mark Chapman
Bob & Elizabeth Heguy
Steven & Cheri Hill
William & Karol L. Hope
Bobbie Ann Howell
Theodore & Katie Hurd
Kathleen Hutchinson
Ellen & Donald Hyatt
Patrick & Mary Jacobson
Ann Jayo
Jane & Kenneth Jenkins
Pam Jensen
Cassandra Joseph
Laurie Kelly & Martin Hoenisch
Walter & Mary Ann Kelly
Jon & Sue Key
James Kitendaugh
Sue Knight
Jody & RW Knill
Charles F. Krabec
Bonnie Krogman
Peter LaDow
Barbara & Ted Lamb
Lelia & Larry Lanctot
Raymond & Elizabeth Lankford
Christie Lanning
Dan Lavach
Patti & Larry Leininger
Charles & Gail Lucky
Henry A. Ludi
David & Sylvia Lumos
Ruth & Robert Lunt
Betsy & Dennis Lutge
Jan Maas
Carol MacGregor
David Madsen
Elaine Magenheim
Scott Marshall
Dick & Brooke Matthews
Nancy Harris McLelland
Paul E. Mickel
Donald & Gaylynne Mitchell
Sandra & Gibb Mitchell
Steven & Anna Moore
Bill & Eva Marie Morrish
Ron & Holly Moskovitz
Vickie & Lee Mullen
James & Ellen Muth
Robert & Margie Myrick
Fred & Clae Nave
John & Ceena Negrych
Dean & Karan Newton
Joann & John Nyman
Fred & Marcia Oats
Manda Olmstead
Robert & Dolores Olness
Karon Ozols
Alan Parenti
Susan & Harry Parker
Melinda & Tom Peters
Frances Phillips
Robert Piccolo
Janice Pine & Thomas R. Wilson
Cindy & Harry Poett
Maria Polite & Kermita Myers
Arvil & Barbara Powell
Geraldine Prevedel
Vess & Arla Quinlan
Jim & Marilyn Rappaport
Toomas & Maga Rebane
Ben & Susan Reed
Brett Reed & Carolyn Day
John & Heather Reedy
Jerry & Linda Reynolds
David Riley
Jim Rooney
Beverly Rouse
Jacci & Max Ryan
Ed & Diane Ryken
Judy & Charles Santelman
Regina Schaub & Bill Jordan
David & Andrea Scott
Lillian & Bob Secrist
Gary Sheets & Kris Hemenway-Sheets
Sally Sherman
Arnold & June Silvey
Eric & Suzanne Simonsen
Agee Smith
Patricia & Steve Smith
Fonda & William Snow
Julien Sourwine & Judy Martin
Lawrence E. Southern
Newal & Linda Squyres
Alice & Kevin Steiner
Kim & Carolyn Steninger
Steven & Dona Stewart
Traci Suyeyasu
Raymond Taylor
Ronald Thomas
James S. Thompson
Rodger Tilkemeier
Duane & Charle Varble
Betty Vaughan
Fernando & Pat Vazquez
Claudia Vecchio
Dean & Sylvia Vilander
Kris Wells
Sharon & John Wellsandt
Wayne & Maureen Wendle
Dallas Westbrook & Wallace Remsen
Donald Westfall
John & Kim Wheaton
Annabella C. Whitney
Martha & William Wiebelhaus
Karen Williams
Tom & Jan Winter
Barbara Worthington
Stan & Jana Wright
Bobbie & Jim Yokum
Sharron Yore
Kathi Young
Thomas Zitzmann

Family/Dual
David & Sue Abel
John & Lisa Adams
Bobbie-Jean Amoss
Osvaldo & Adaline Ancinas
Trish & Dan Anderson
Robin & Dan Barnett
Gerald & Audrey Bashaw
Allen Batts
Martin Bauer
Richard Beard
Michael Birdsell
Linda Birdwell
Jay & Nora Bishop
RW Blue
Susan Bonham
Victoria & Bob Boyd
Andy & Jan Boyer
Peg Brand & Edward Weiser
Jon & Mary Brommeland
Barry Brooks
Ken Brown
Kent Brown
Nancy & Pat Bruce
Nancy Bryant
Ron & Sharon Burghard
Gerald & Reiley Byers
Bruce & Lois Caldwell
Alice Caldwell Steele & Robert Steele
Guy & Nancy Campbell
Wiley & Beth Campbell
Nolan Cantrall
James Cardwell
Nancie & Jim Carlson
John & Roseann Carpenter
Janet Carter
Linda & Tony Carter
Shari Chase
Michael Chenore
Susan Christoffersen
Paul & Karen Clark
Rex & Alice Cleary
Patricia Clysdale-Cornell & Kim Cornell
Kristi Cobb
Valerie & Ned Coe
Annette Colfax
Leta & Jim Collord
Thomas & Kay Conneely
Art & Annette Cooley
Carol & Rex Corbett
Jim & Sue Crawford
Elizabeth Creighton
Lon Curtis
Mark & Margaret Curtis
Charlene Daniels
RJ Daum
Ken & Karen Degney
David DeRosier
Donald & Dorothy Dewar
Dixie Dixon & Stephen Morthensen
Steven Dizio
Barbara Dosher
Donald A. Dryer Jr. & Cathy Dryer
Troy Eden & Kirin Madden
Linda & George Eldridge
Jim & Donna Engdahl
Bobbi Finarty & Ryan Ross
Rany & Peggy Floto
Terry & Ronald Foil
Al Foley
Alan & Edna Forsgren
Kenneth & Michele Fowler
Leslie Freeman
Ray & June Gendron
Catherine & Hank Gibbons
Douglas & Sue Glenn
Carol Godwin
Peggy Goshgarian
Gerald & Kathe Griswold
Barbara Guerin
Elizabeth & Stephen Guss
Gayle & Pat Haagensen
Alvin & Brenda Hackel
Kit & Becky Haddock
Robert & Lynne Hamilton
Kevin & Susan Hansen
Michael & Cindy Hartell
David K. Haskins
Denise Hastings
Claire & Mary Hawkins
Thomas & Carla Herret
Pattie & Gary Hill
Larry & Helen Hillberg
Edward & Donna Hillman
Cynthia Hirschfeld
Benton & Judith Hoover
Denny Hoover & Angie McCrann
Warren & Fran Hubbard
Steve & Carole Huffman
Janet Hunewill
John Inglish
Sherry & Richard Jackson
Loren & Rebecca Jaff
John & Chris Jaglo
Willard & Sue Jensen
Kirk Jernigan
Thomas & Ana John
Gailyn Johnson
David & Franca Jones
Judy & Don Jones
Phyllis Jones
William & Sandy Jonkey
Randii Kanellitsas
James & Virginia Keenan
Carol Kennedy & Martin Phayre
Nancy Kern
Eugene S. Kilgore
Ellen Klarberg
Diane & Jim Klein
Richard & Heather Knight
Sallie A. Knowles
Tom & Marilee Kuhl
Joyce & Larry Lackey
Rick & Jean Larrabee
Susan Larsen
Susan Lawrence
Robert Lee
Fred & Mabelle Lewis
Ellen & Gene Linn
Terry Lister
David & Rebecca Livermore
Rob G. Loveberg
Nancy & Raymond Madsen
Jodie & Gary Manfield
John & Ginger Manley
Beverly Mattheisen
Matt McCarty
George & Patti McCormick
Patricia & Bill McCulloch
Michael McDonough
Ian McFadyen
Jim & Annette McKenzie
Robert McKinnon
Elizabeth & Mike McNamara
Thomas Messerli
Marilyn S. Miller
JoDee & Steve Mills
Ann & Ken Moller
David Molloy
Elaine Moore
Virginia & Jim Moore
James & Karen Moren
Jeffrey & Gail Morey
Jack & Barb Morris
Donna Motis
Elizabeth Muenger & Bill Weaver
Kathleen Mulder
David & Kristine Mulgueeney
Tim Murphy
Tim & Donna Murphy
Barbara Neff & Steven Harbor
Zane & Keri Negrych
Skip Neighbors
Martilyn Neilsen
Nels & Barbara Nelson
Robert & Manuella Nicholas
Rich & Mary Nichols
Charlie & Bev Nightengale
Anita Nordbrock
Julie Nosky
Judy & Pat O'Byrne
Mark & Charlene Odell
Jonathan Odermann
Joe & Alice Olla
S. Kirby & Susan Orme
Carl & Bruce Oxley
Jeffrey W. Paddock
Karen Pederson
Ed & Gail Peekeekoot
Richard Perkins
LeRoy & Anne Perry
Gary & Linda Peters
Dan J. Peterson
Deborah & Garry Peterson
Jean Pfarr
Steven Pfettscher
Craig Phillips
Sarah & Phil Piccolo
Shadd & Marnie Piehl
Kathryn Pilant
Diana Plank
Arden & Sharon Potter
Larry & Cynthia Potts
Catherine & Chris Pressley
Clifford & Beckie Preston
Don & Claudia Proffit
John Queen
Russell Quistgard & Lesly Fleck
Sally Rabenhorst & James Carragher
Deborah Reavis
Keith & Janet Redenbaugh
Nancy & Chuck Resor
Sandy Ress & Susan Foster
Elwyn & Kay Robinson
David Roche & Cathy Adachi
Ken & Betty Rodgers
Deborah Rogers
Maureen & Dan Rovig
Floyd & Nannette Rowley
Paula & Darrell Rubel
Dean & Shirley Ruhter
Brian Rusted
George Ryan
Steve & Maggie Safford
John & Gail Sande
Mark & Susie Sanders
Kimberly & Deloyd Satterthwaite
Susan & Glenn Schafer
Richard & Martha Schickedanz
Vickilynn & Calvin Schindler
Peg & Dennis Schlachter
Karyn & Brian Schmidt
Stephen & Coleen Schoen
Craig & Darlene Schoneberg
Susan Schroeder
Ellen Scwerin
Jette & Thom Seal
Pamela Jo Slutz & Ronald Deutch
Jenni Sue Smith
Laurie Smith
Monte Smith
Scott Smith & Karma Taylor
Larry & Cathy Spector
Jean Spratling
Dennis & Debra Stafford
Howard Stagg
Bruce Stanger
Dave & Dixie Starbuck
Deborah & Tim Stemwedel
Gail & Joan Strait
Colleen & Don Stratton
Bill Strohauer
William E. Sullivan
Kraig Sundberg
Mark & Laura Sutton
Tom & Carla Swearingen
Rod Taylor
Jolene & John Telles
Joan & Louie Test
Kent & Lynne Thew
Harold & Karen Thompson
Monia Thornton
Daniel & Paula Thurston
Briana Tiberti
Robin L. Titus & Allen Vail
Rick & Cathy Toot
Margie Trembley
Robert Trimmer
Brita Tryggvi
Jay Tubbs
Carolyn E. Updike
Pete & Linda Van Der Meulen
Judy & Gerald Wagner
David Walden
David Walker
Karen Walther
Linda Wanamaker
Patricia Wands
Phil Wannamaker
Katrine Watson
James & Jan Weese
Lawrence Weiss & Marta Malone
Jimmy & Carolyn Sue Wheeler
Joseph A. Wheeling
Andy White
Daniel Wilkins
Tuffy Williams & Ron Slater
David Wilson
Dianne & David Wood
William & Karen Wood
Dennis & Christine Worden
Lawrence & Stephanie Young
Rosemary Yull & Larry Kier
Robert Zinn
J & Ramone Zugazaga

Friend
Mel Aamodt
Jackson Ahern
Greg Akers
Danny Alexander
Douglas Anderson
Janell Anderson
Sharon Anderson
Wendy K. Anderson
Roberta Asahina
Deborah K. Ash
Kim Bailey
Betty Jo Baker
David Barker
Mishelle Barnett
Judith Bartes
Allie Bear
Richard Benson
Dennis Berglund
Richard D. Binns
Flossie Black
Mary E. Boykin
Mary A. Branscomb
Mark Brenenstall
Jill Brown
Amie Bruggeman
Bradley Bruggeman
Patty Cafferatta
Dixie Calderone
Paul Caudill
Guy C. Chamblee
Joe Chenowith
Judy Clapp
Kayla J. Clark
Douglas Clarke
Thomas Clemens
Lynda Coats-Sellers
Michael Collie
Leslie Conner-Maiyo
Sandra Conry
Hugh Cooke
Andrea Crowell
Nancy Curtis
Doris Daley
Susan Elliott
David E. Emmenegger
Kipton Emrich
Steven Espanet
Marianne Finrow
Michael Fleming
Dennis R. Foley
Vic Forgeon
Patricia Frolander
Thomas Funk
Joe Gallagher
Barbara Galloway
Nancy Garcia
Anne Garner
Kathleen Gaudreau
Janice Gilbertson
Pipp Gillette
Mary O. Green
Forrest Griggs
Aaron Guss
John Hanson
Linda M. Hasselstrom
Barbara Hauge
Daniel Haynes
Andy Hedges
Norine Hegy
Patricia Hines
Marion Hinners
Mark Hogan
Billy Horn
Richard Horne
Frank Howard
Peter Husak
Janice Jackson
Carolyn Jenkins
Lou Ann Johnson
Janice V. Jorgensen
Sallie K. Joseph
Frank Kanig
Bridget Keller
Ira Kent
Ginnie Kersey
Tamara Kittiver
Gloria Klug
David Knight
James Kujaca
Jarle Kvale
Boris Lakusta
Neal Lambson
Linda Larsen
Gary J. Laswell
Eric A. Lauha
Michael Lawson
Michael Lederhause
Nadine Legarza
Ann Leonardo
Jessica B. Lifland
Mark Linden
Julie Little
Paul Lowham
Jane Magenheim
Marjorie Mariluch
Cynthia Martin
Dorothy Matteoni
Robin McFadden
Slim McNaught
Albert Mehl
Margo Metegrano
Steve Meysing
Sidnie Miller
Amy Mills
Tammy Montes de Oca
Jim Monteton
Carol Mueller
Krys Munzing
Giuliana Murphy
Terry Nash
Jean Neddenriep
Rodney Nelson
Jean Nichols
Kay Kelley E. Nowell
Tom Orwick
Carol Owen-Jabs
Julia Page
Robert Palmer
William Phelps
Patricia A. Poletti
Bruce E. Portwood
Bill Price
John Purdy
Patricia Quinlan
Gail Rappa
Jim Rasmussen
Cathy Rathbone
Mary Kate Rittmann
Mary Ellen Roethke
Sari Rogoff
Betty R. Rosenberg
Gail Ross
Claire Roth
Bob Rowland
Carrie Rowley
Katrina Schaffner
Sandra Schroeder
Frank Schultz
Dora Schutte
Shannon Scott
Sharon Scott
Charles Shaw
L.E. Simmons
Anne Smith
Wayne C. Smith
Ardynne Sprinkle
David H. Stanley
Rita Stitzel
Peggy Stromer
Julie Stroud
Jeff Tant
Heidi Temko
Ronald Thomas
Joyce Thompson
Carolyn Tolf
Doris Toothman
John Toton
Mark Townsend
Carolyn Trainor
Karen Treft
Paddy Varnadore
Pamela Victory
Jon Wahrenbrock
Jim Warren
William Weiner
Frank Wheeler
Lois Widell
David Yerkes
Frank Yraguen
Anthony Zamora
Lou Zirelli

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