Austin Ed Fund is thrilled to recognize the founding members of its Leadership Giving Circle.  These individual donors have contributed at the $1,000 level or higher, providing a strong foundation for us to move forward with creating an impact for our students and teachers.  Members receive special recognition and invitations to exclusive events highlighting our students and teachers.  Interested in learning more? Contact Caroline at


Leadership Giving Circle Members Since Founding in Fall 2015:

Betsy and Hughes Abell

Cindy Anderson

Gene and Sharlene Austin

Fayruz Benyousef and Malek Ben-Musa

Shannon Bennett

John Blazier

Carmel and Thomas Borders

Karen and Ray Brimble

Charley and Cathylynn Brown

Russell Bridges

Tom Calhoon

Kevin and Sheryl Cole

Julie and Robert Cowan

Mark and Pat Curry

Sandy and Carol Dochen

Amber and Doug Elenz

Chris Elizalde

Regan and Billy Gammon

Montserrat Garibay

Susie Gray

Janet Harman and Kent Mayes

Gina Hinojosa and John Donisi

Gerardo and Aynsley Interiano

Amy and Ken Jones


Rusty Kelley

Jeanne and Michael Klein

Bart and Barbara Knaggs

Sara Leon

Earl and Anita Maxwell

Susan Moffat and Nick Barbaro

David Nance

Kendall and Charlie Pace

Curtis and Shelley Page

Darrell and Denise Pierce

Juan and Margo Portillo

Krishna Ramaswamy

Ron and Michelle Reed

Ed and Molly Sharpe

Jose Suarez

Vesna Sviglin and James Mulhall

Grant and Margo Thomas

Robert and Amy Thomas

Vincent and Suzanne Torres

Michelle and Colin Wallis

Kirk and Liz Watson

Jessica and Greg Weaver

Snow White

Mark and Linda Williams