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Alumni and Donors

Old Main Society

The Old Main Society was established in 1993 as part of the Development Foundation’s effort to recognize the contributions of donors to the university. Minimum membership level is $15,000, with recognition also given to donors when they exceed the $50,000, $100,000, $250,000, $500,000, and $1 million levels.

Lifetime Honor Roll of Donors (Old Main Society)

Leader - $1,000,000+
City of Minot    
Elsie Mae Deeter Estate    
Janis A. Dislevy*    
David C. Jones*
NDUS Foundation    
Clint Severson and Conni Ahart    
Doris Slaaten    
Chuck and Madge Westlie*
Robert O. Wuttke Estate

Founder - $500,000 - $999,999
Bremer Bank    
Gertrude Eck Estate    
Loren and Melissa Holub    
Gary and Jenette Nelson    
Tom and Mary Probst
Xcel Energy/Xcel Energy Foundation

Benefactor - $250,000+
Glen Bonness*    
Eric Clausen    
Cognizant    
Fisher Motors, Inc.    
Roger and Ann Looyenga    
Jim McIntyre
Minot Area Community Foundation    
Rose M. Morgan*    
Roger and Delores Odell*    
Sertoma Club of Minot    
St. Joseph's Community Health Foundation

Cornerstone - $100,000+
Robert and Marilyn Anderson    
Anonymous    
Anonymous
Dell Clarke*    
John D. and Lucille Decker*    
Al and Shirley Dietz    
R.J. Doebler Trust    
First International Bank & Trust
First Western Bank & Trust    
Fraternal Order of the Eagles #2376
Virginia H. Geesaman*    
Martha Hansen*    
Jack H. Hoeven*    
Ted and Thelma Hugh*    
Kenneth and Frances Huso Estate    
I. Keating Furniture World, Inc.    
Jim and Karen Jensen    
Ove and Freddie Jorgensen*    
Ardyth Kenner
Marian Kiehn*    
Clarence Kringlee Estate    
Bernadine Kunkel Estate
Edson and Margaret Larson Foundation
Tom and Frances Leach Foundation, Inc.
Frank and Agnes Linha*    
Minot Elks Lodge No. 1089    
Minot Public School District #1    
Minot Symphony Association    
MSU Alumni Association    
Robert and Patricia Nelson    
J. Spencer Overholser* and Ruth Schell-Overholser    
David and Carla Reiten/Reiten
Television, Inc.
Leona Rubbelke Estate    
Maynard and Jeanne* Sandberg    
Robert and Ilze* Sando    
Yvonne Schultz Trust     
Robert and Jo Ann Skabo    
Gunnar Solberg Trust    
Richard and Stephanie Strom    
Trinity Health    
Don and Deb Wahus    
Donna J. Weinrebe Trust    
Nita Weinrebe Trust    
Wells Fargo - Minot    
Tom and Janet* Wentz Estate    

Builder - $50,000+    
Don and Joyce Anderson    
Anderson, Wade, & Whitty, PC
Donald and Carolyn Andrews    
Jan L. Barlow    
David and Myrna Blackstead    
Brady Martz & Associates, PC    
Ted and Joan Brinkman    
Dale and Vonnie Brown    
Lola Carpenter*    
Doris L. Christensen Revocable Trust
John and Leslie Coughlin    
Elsie Cunningham
John* and Marion Decker    
Blaine and Kathy DesLauriers    
Farstad Oil, Inc.    
Grace J. Fisher    
Louise E. Frazer*    
Helene Fuld Health Trust    
David and Nancy Fuller    
David and Dolly Gowan    
Grand Hotel    
Marian A. Halvorson*    
Gwen and William Howard Family Fund
Integrity Viking Funds    
Investors Real Estate Trust    
Jerome's Collision Center    
Hester B. Johnson Trust    
Gay G. King Estate    
Agnes Kongslie Revocable Trust
Karen K. Krebsbach/Krebsbach Realty
Tyrone Langager and Rita Curl-Langager
June Marsh Estate    
Joan L. Mattson    
Tim and Laura Mihalick    
Minot Daily News    
Minot Junior Golf Association    
Minot Model Alumni Association
Nan W. Monson Estate    
Montana Dakota Utilities    
MSU Alumni Association Gaming
Kelly and Maria Nesheim    
Mabel Olsgaard Estate    
Prairie Partners    
Ray Rude*    
Evelyn Sampson Estate
Nell E. Sander    
Agnes G. Shurr    
Edna M. Solheim     
Mary Lou Soukup    
SRT Communications, Inc.    
Tom and Judy Swanson    
The Heritage Singers    
Robert K. Torgerson    
Harvey and Arlone Twyman Trust
United Community Bank of North Dakota
US Bank of Minot    
Dorothy A. Van Sickle    
Ben* and Theresa Wald    
Gordon H. Westlie*    
James Westlie        

Old Main - $15,000+        
Lynn W. Aas    
David and Kathy Aas    
Naomi E. Adams Trust    
Harold and Verna Aleshire*    
Jay and Dyanne Altringer    
American Trust Center    
American Legion    
Bucky and Linda Anderson    
Rory and Toni Anderson    
Anonymous    
Jon and Karla Backes
Orlin and Millie Backes*    
John and Marilyn Barrett*    
Rick and Linda Beall
Lenny and Karen Behm    
Orvald J. Bjerken Estate    
Duane and Jeanne Brekke    
Mary Ann Brosnahan Estate    
Margaret Bruce Estate
Frank and Val Bruels    
Grace Brynjolfson Estate    
Randy and Pat Burckhard    
Rich and Vicky Campbell    
Myrtle N. Canata Trust    
Catherine Carlson    
Bill and Diana Christianson    
Coca-Cola Bottling Company West, Inc.
Shirley Cole-Harding    
Kevin and Merri Jo* Connole    
Charles D. Cunningham    
Dacotah Bank    
DAV-Trench Rat Dugout #456    
Daniel R. Delaney    
Delta Epsilon Phi-Lucille Whitt Scholarship Endowment    
David and Myrna DeMers
Gerald Dilland
Don Bessette Motors, Inc.    
Wallace* and Iris Eckmann
Eide Bailly LLP    
Larry and Holly Eidsness/Northwest Building Improvement    
Vence* and Donna Elgie    
Mike and Tammy Elgie    
Enbridge Pipelines ND    
Erma Fahlgren Estate    
Dean and Sara Frantsvog    
Don C. Gackle*    
Mike and Kathy Gaddie/Ryan Family Dealerships, Inc.
Matt and DelRae Geinert    
Virginia J. George*    
Great Tomato Festival    
Vernon and Marlene Haddeland
Donald Haga    
Luther and Diann Hanson    
Lyle C. Hanson Estate    
Kevin and Leisa Harmon    
Harry's Tire Service    
Jerome A. Harstad    
Brynhild Haugland*    
Rick and Andrea Hedberg    
Shirley Hintz    
Marita B. Hoffart    
Holiday Inn    
Mel and Yvonne Hoover    
Spencer D. Hoover    
Gary and Carol Hovdestad    
Richard Hovey*    
Howard D. Huesers*    
Peter Hugret and Judith Howard
Don and Sherry Hummel/Burger King
Betty L. Iljana*    
Investors Management & Marketing, Inc.
Lane R. Jacobson    
Douglas J. Jaeger Estate    
Sherry E. Jensen    
John and Ann Jermiason    
JLG Architects    
Adelaide Johnson    
Ken and Marcia Johnson    
Marlys E. Johnson    
Sharon R. Johnson    
Merton and Karen Johnrud    
Paul and Patricia Kaald    
Marilyn Kemper *    
Kiwanis Club of Minot    
Howard and Melanie Klug    
KMOT-TV    
William A. Koering    
Gene and Judy Krebs    
Glendon M. Kriese*    
Florence Lake Estate    
Doris M. Langager*    
Dan and Jeri Langemo
Mervyn C. Leathers Estate    
Chris and Denise Lindbo    
JoAnn K. Linrud    
Darrel and Teresa Loftesnes    
Ruth E. Loucks Estate    
Lowe's Printing, Inc.    
Mike and Nancy Lucy    
Ida B. Luedke*    
Arnold Lund Family    
Wes and Donna Luther    
Mabel and Ethel Maloney Education Trust
Claude and Gwenlyn Marsh    
Baldwin and Shirley Martz*    
Mattson Construction Co.    
Robert and Kathy Mau    
McGee, Hankla & Backes, PC    
Patrick and Arlene* McNally    
Medical Arts Clinic    
Medical Arts Educational & Scientific
Foundation
Gayne and Barbara Meiers    
Jeff and Peggy Miller    
Minot Banking Association
Minot Country Club    
Minot Lions Club    
Minot Moose Lodge No. 822    
Minot Paving Co., Inc.     
Minot Restaurant Supply    
Monarch Products Company    
Jim and Kim Montgomery    
MSI, Inc.    
Richard and Bernie Muus    
Tom and Gloria Myhra*    
Mark and Noel Nesheim    
Paul Ness    
Newman Signs, Inc.    
John and Cheryl Nilsen
North Dakota Community Foundation
North Hill Bowl
Northwest Mutual Foundation
Northwest Sporting Goods    
Odell, Wentz & Associates    
Gordon R. Olson    
Gordon and Carley Olson*
Tim and Kathy Peil    
Lawrence and Vida Mae Petersen
Planet Pizza/Fred and Mary Mueller
Mary B. Quandt    
John M. Quie    
Harold and Diana Randall
Harold R. and Margaret I. Robinson*    
Milt and Bonnie Rolle    
Rod and Happy* Romine    
Rotary Club of Minot    
Scott and Trudy Ruland    
Richard Saunders*
Dave R. Schmitz    
Mark and Carol Schnabel    
Brian L. Selland    
Mark A. Selland    
Paula J. Selland    
Marv and Barb Semrau    
H. Erik and Jane Shaar    
Steven and Jennifer Shirley    
Joe and Nancy Siefried    
Signal Realty, Inc.    
Sleep Inn & Suites    
Darryl and Kathy Smette    
Ted and Anna Solheim*    
Roger and Marlene Sorenson    
Dale Spartz and Shelley Erickson
Jock* and Lacey Stevick    
John and Jodi Stewart    
Arnie and Sigrid Strebe    
Al and Marjorie Strong*    
Charlotte L. Thiemecke-Floyd    
Myron and Shirley Thompson    
Thompson-Larson Funeral Home
Roger and Michelle Tollefson    
Tollefson's Retail Group    
Arne and Margaret Totdahl    
Town & Country Credit Union    
Burton and Gwendolyn Traub
United Insurance Agency    
United Technologies    
Verendrye Electric Coop.    
Visit Minot    
F. Bruce and Diane Walker    
Richard and Shirley Walker    
Alice Warner    
Western ND Golf, Inc.    
Richard and Marlene* Westlake
Westlie Motor Co.    
Gary* and Kim Weydahl    
James and Connie Williams    
Lorraine J. Willoughby
Ruth Parker-Wood

*Deceased