Gala 2019

The 2019 Gala on Feburary 2, 2019, celebrated the opening of the Norton Museum of Art transformative Foster + Partners-designed expansion. The black tie affair began with cocktails in the Museum’s new wing, followed by dinner, dessert, and dancing.


Gala Committee

Lori Gendelman
Frances Eisenberg
Nicki Harris
Sara Fabrikant
Amy Phelan
Michelle Jacobs
Anne Reyes
Michele Kessler

Jane Korman

Nicola Marcus

Christine Stiller

Eddy Taylor

Robbi Toll

Simone Vickar


Thank You

Grand Visionary

Kenneth C. Griffin Charitable Gift Fund
Audrey and Martin D. Gruss
Ann and Gil Maurer


Jane Carroll and Leo Arnaboldi
The Postage Stamp Farm Foundation
Amy and John Phelan
Anne Berkley Smith

Grand Benefactor

Ruth and Ted Baum
Brown Advisory
La Clara by Great Gulf
Mike and Julie Connors
Peter and Julie Cummings
Frances and Kenneth Eisenberg
Sara and Charles Fabrikant
Judie and Howard Ganek
Lori and Bruce Gendelman
Gilbane Building Company
Dr. Ben Lewis and Mrs. Jane Goldman
Nancy Goodes, Rick Salomon, and Laura Landro
J. Ira and Nicki Harris
Ronnie Heyman
Jane Holzer
Barbara and Harry Howell
Joseph and Michelle Jacobs
Kathy and Mitchell Jacobson
Ann and Tom Johnson
Jim and Irene Karp
Elaine and Henry Kaufman
Michele and Howard Kessler
Dorothy and Sidney Kohl
Jane and Leonard Korman
Leonard and Judy Lauder
Nicola and Jeff Marcus
Sydell L. Miller
John A. Moran Charitable Trust
Hilarie and Mitchell Morgan
J. Christopher and Anne N. Reyes Foundation
Richard Raymond and Nancy Rogers
May and Samuel Rudin Family Foundation, Inc. / Beth Rudin DeWoody and Firooz Zahedi / Madeleine K. Rudin and Bruce Barnet
Julie and Brian Simmons Foundation
Toni and Martin Sosnoff
Ellen and Larry Sosnow
Christine and Bob Stiller
Eddy and John J. Taylor III
Robbi and Bruce Toll
Kerry and Simone Vickar Family Foundation


Margaret S. Bilotti
Howard Cox
Crystal & Company
Fifth Third Bank
Bruce Gendelman Insurance Services
Pam and Bob Goergen
Thomas and Judith Iovino
Mitra and Michael Margolis
Arthur and Elizabeth Martinez
John and Heidi Niblack
Myrna and Spencer Partrich
Joey Pearson
Marsha and Jeffrey Perelman
Jill and Alan Rappaport
Barbara and Richard Rothschild
Jean S. Sharf
Betsy and Paul Shiverick
Debbie and Craig Stapleton|
Edith and Kemp Stickney
Mr. and Mrs. William Tiefel


Judy and Ron Baron
Mickey and Larry Beyer
Diana Barrett and Bob Vila
Mr. and Mrs. Alan Bleznak
Jill and Jay Bernstein
Wilma and Stuart Bernstein
Lee and Alice Cary Brown
Lucy and Nat Day
Alfred and Gail Engelberg
Candia Fisher and Allen Stevens
Marjorie and Stephen Fiverson
Ann and Robert Fromer
Julie and Phil Geier
Peter and Barbara Georgescu
Lucy and Richard Glasebrook
Jay and Mary Goldberg
Harriet and Ashley Hoffman
Ellen and Robert Jaffe
Robin and Reuben Jeffery
Fran and Ed Kittredge
Paulette Koch
Roberta and Paul Kozloff
Nancy and Jeffrey Lane
Ellen and H. Irwin Levy
Fran and Jack Levy
Sondra and David S. Mack
Susan and Morris Mark
Ornella and Robert Morrow
Robert E. Nederlander, Sr.
Nancy and Harold Oelbaum
Alice Z. Pannill
Darrell and Susan Ross
Harriet and Eric Rothfeld
Mr. and Mrs. Thomas A. Saunders III
Judith P. and S. Lawrence Schlager
Elaine Schuster
Scott and Heidi Schuster
Susannah and John Shubin
Judy and Bob Snyder
Bonnie and Tom Strauss

Proceeds from this event benefit the Museum’s exhibitions and public programs.
For questions contact (561) 832-5196 x1121

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