Park Supporters - New Orleans City Park

Park Supporters

Thank you to the community of individuals, foundations, and businesses united by a determination to play a key role in supporting the Conservancy’s mission through the Oak Tree Circle to preserve and improve City Park spaces for recreational, educational, cultural and beautification purposes.

$100,000 AND ABOVE

First Horizon Advisors
The Helis Foundation°


$50,000 – $99,000

Keller Family Foundation
Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust°

The RosaMary Foundation



$20,000 – $49,999

Coca-Cola United°
Lynne Burkart and Cathy Lacey° 

Vivian and Richard Cahn*° 
Garden Study Club of New Orleans°
Marla Garvey**°
Tania Hahn and Melissa Warren
Edward Mathes and Ann Schmuelling
New Orleans Town Gardeners, Inc.

Selley Foundation Fund
Shell Oil Company°


$10,000 – $19,999

The Azby Fund°
Jennifer and Timothy Connolly°
Louise H. Moffett Family Foundation°  
Caroline and Bo Reily° 
David and Barbara Waller*°
David B. Workman Fund°


$5,000 – $9,999

J. Patrick Beauchamp°
John and Mary Burke°

Joel and Katie Derby 
The Ehrhardt Group
Jeffrey and Andrea Huseman
Larry and JoAnn Katz*°
Robert and Madeleine Leithman 
Moyse Family Foundation°
John Pope°

David and Susanne Purvis


$2,500 – $4,999

Harry and Mary Ann Barkerding
Michelle and Brian Barkemeyer
Walda Besthoff
Bart and Cherise Farris°
Thomas and Janet Favrot°
Rhonda Deen and Christopher Willard°
Susan and Bill Hess**°
Richard and Patricia Kirschman°
David and Susanne Kurtz °
Luther & Zita Templeman Foundation°
Diane and Mark Schleifstein
Michael and Aimee Siegel
Liz and Poco Sloss*°
Diane Sustendal Labouisse
David Wahrhaftig
George Weinmann and BeiBei Wang


$1,000 – $2,499

Jenny Adams
Ellen and Mac Ball
Catherine and William Bishop
The Booth-Bricker Fund°
Bruce and Lizabeth Boulware
Building Impact
Brenda Buras-Elsen
Charles Cerise and Janis Van Meerveld°
Clark and Lisa Charbonnet°
Matthew Cheney and Sefira Fialkoff
Laura and Philip Claverie**°
Steven and Andree Cosse°
Linda Cross°
Frank and Cappy Culicchia
Rhonda Deen and Christopher Willard
Alfred Delaune and Theresa Dugas
William and Susan Dill
Terry and Lynette Dufrene°
Stephen and Amy Farnsworth°
Nigel Campbell and Laura Finn
Steve and Ellen Frischhertz
Melissa P. Gray
Eric and Jan Groh°
Daniel and Klara Hammer
Anne Hazeltine
Keith and Cristyn Hemel
Christopher Hevezi and Maria Kanellos°
Angela and Lee Henderson°
Cody and Makenzie Hill
Mark and Katherine Holcomb°
International Coffee Corporation
Shirley Kirkconnell and Richard Adams
Mary Kock°
James Kock, III and Marguerite Kock°
Laitram, LLC.
James and Sally Lapeyre°
Beth and Austin Lavin
Mittie and Bill LeCorgne**°
Dorothea Levenhagen
Colleen and Michael Lewis
Marie Laveau’s Foundation | Claudio Hemb
Charles and Cammie Mayer°
Metairie Park Country Day School
Louise Obletz
Leslie and Barrett Parker
Lorena Purissimo
Lee and Kathy Randall
Becky Retz and Steve Himelfarb
Paul and Alexandra Robertson
Josephine Sacabo and Dalt Wonk
Louise and Clifton Saik°
Charles and Julia Sanders°
Susan and Charles Schadt°
Henry J. Singer
Judy Steele
Mary Ann Sternberg°
The Stratmann Family

Jackie L. Sullivan
Patrick and Lauren Templeman°
Richard Thompson and Evelyn Pugh
Patricia Unangst
Steve and Melanee Usdin
Thomas and Sarah Usdin°
William Usdin
Virginia G. Weinmann°
Wells Fargo Bank
Roger and Gretchen Wheaton



Listing includes gifts made April 1, 2022 – April 30, 2023 through City Park Conservancy and the Botanical Garden Foundation. 
*City Park Improvement Association Board Member

** Past City Park Improvement Association Board Member
º Oak Tree Circle Capstone Member 

Thank you for keeping us connected to nature and to each other through beautiful, shared experiences.
Karyn K.
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