MCM Leadership


June 1, 2019 – May 31, 2020

*denotes an in-kind donation, ** denotes a Build. Play. Grow. donation


Maggi and Lee Lampton
Ergon Foundation, Inc.
Gertrude C. Ford Foundation**
Institute of Museum and Library Services
Mississippi Farm Bureau Federation
St. Dominic Health Services, Inc.
W.K. Kellogg Foundation

$10,000 – $24,999

Frieda and Joe Lauderdale
Ashley and Hu Meena
100 Black Men of Jackson, Inc.
Atmos Energy
Children’s of Mississippi
Clarion Ledger *
Eaton Aerospace Group
Fountain Family Foundation
Henry and Martha Hederman
Charitable Foundation
Junior League of Jackson
Mississippi Baptist Medical Center
Mississippi Development Authority
Mississippi Humanities Council, Inc.
Nissan North America, Inc.
Sanderson Farms, Inc.
Telos Foundation
The CarMax Foundation
The Mapp Family Foundation
Toyota Motor North America, Inc.
Visit Jackson
Wells Fargo Foundation

$5,000 – $9,999

Melanie and Jamey Burrow
Ginny DeHart
Paula and Jimmy Hood
Lucy Caldwell and Thomas Osborne
Stair Bradley
Butler Snow
Clark Beverage Group
Community Foundation for Mississippi
Fresh Cut Catering & Floral *
Jackson Heart Clinic
Jackson Heart Foundation
Jackson State University
Jones Walker LLP
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Mississippi Sports Medicine & Orthopaedic Center

$2,500 – $4,999

Anonymous *
Alicen and E.J. Blanchard
Karen and Charles Bush
Margaret and Jimmy C. Hays
Paula and Randy James
Janet and Charlie Spain
EastGroup Properties
Eat. Drink. Mississippi *
First Commercial Bank
Friends of Children’s Hospital
International Paper Foundation
Lee Michaels Fine Jewelry *
McNeely Plastic Products, Inc.
Mercedes-Benz/Porsche of Jackson*
Mississippi Arts Commission
Molina Healthcare, Inc.
NewSouth NeuroSpine
Southern Farm Bureau Life
Sunbelt Sealing, Inc.
Sysco Jackson, LLC *
The Radio People of Jackson *
Tito’s Handmade Vodka
Well-Being Magazine of MS, LLC *

$1,000 – $2,499

Jack and Hailey Allin
Jeannie and Benjamin Barlow
Crisler and Doug Boone
Tobi and Glen Brown
Brittany and Heath Cariker
Toni Cooley
Margaret Cupples
Betsy and Kane Ditto
Mary Preston and John Dubberly
Lisa and John F. Fletcher
Charley Frye
Susan and John W. Garrard, II
Bettye and James Graves, Jr.
Beth and Nick Hansen
Billie and Al Green
Emily and Kern Hoff
Carter and Wilson Hood
Jeannie and Harrison Hood
Olivia and Jerry Host
Tish and Haden Hughes
Melanie and Richard Morgan
Amber and Russell Morrison
Britney and Jimbo Moss
Amanda and Scott Overby
Sheryl and Charles Perry, Jr.
Sara and Bill Ray
Lori W. Sanders
Sarah and Jeff Skelton
Bethany and Lucien Smith
Geribeth and Allen Smith
Amy and DeFord Walker
Kelli and Andy Williams
Adams and Reese LLP
AMS Services
Blanchard Group, LLC
Broadhead Building Supplies
Children’s Medical Group, P.A.
Dunn French Foundation
Eagle Express Federal Credit Union
GranthamPoole CPAs
Hederman Brothers *
Hope Enterprise Corporation
M & J Creekmore Foundation
Marion Counseling Services, PLLC
Origin Bank
Portico Jackson *
Raymond James Financial Services
RJ Young
Sam E. and Burnice C. Wittel Foundation
Sandifer Orthodontics
Simmons Erosion Control, Inc.
Telephone Electronics Corp.
The Club at Crossgates *
The GoodCoin Foundation
The Payne Group

$500 – $999

Gayle and Holmes Adams
Beth and John Allgood
Elizabeth and Harold B. Boone
Susan and Alan Branson
Donna and Clark Bruce
Jane and Charles Bryan
Amberly and Matthew Collins
Amanda and Mike Covault
Puja and Jay Craddock
Frances and Justin Croft
Anne and Mike Dulske
Oleta Garrett Fitzgerald**
Shannon and Preston Francis
Maribeth and Teddy Gibson
Leigh and Andrew Grady
Jenni and Brett Graven
Molly and Adam Griffin
Shelley and Chris Hughes
Ellen and Charles Johnson
Paula Kemp
Margie and Rick Largent
Rebecca and Billy Long
Joyce and David Marion
Staci and Jeremy McNinch
Michael McRee
Elizabeth and Kerk Mehrle
Heidi and Mark Noel
Kim and Trey Porter
Mary Frances and Jaron Priest
Edlyn Pursell
Lori Quarles
Donna Reiss*
Laura and Tommy Stansell
Lee Ann and Calvin Thigpen
Lauren Barry and Todd Versteegh
Ava and Charles Warren
Malinda and James Warren
Libba Wilkes
Gene Wright *
Alpine Camp for Boys *
Blackmon & Blackmon, PLLC
Brooks Collection *
Byrd & Cook Paint & Decorating Center, Inc.
Carroll’s Landscape Services
Colony Wine Market *
Cornerstone Goverment Affairs
Desai Hotel Group
Hotel and Restaurant Supply *
KTB Wealth Partners, LLC
Liberty Mutual
McGehee Cruise & Vacation *
Mississippi Dermatology Association
Mississippi Power
Polles Properties LLC


Ann Regan and Jeremy Barlow
Annie Laurie and David Barrett
Taylor and Justin Beard
Lisa and Mike Bemis
Sarah and Michael Bentley
Jean and Tony Bertas
Bobbie and Walter Blackard
William Bradford *
Katherine Bryant *
Thad Burke
Sallie Marie Campbell
Joy and Donnie Cannada
Heather and Blake Carroll
Shelley and Bryan Carter
Kate and William Colbert
Lynda and David Conn
Elizabeth and Woody Craig
Susan and Frank Duke
Jennie and Matt Eichelberger
Lacey Fondren
Cassie and Stephen Fountain
Stephanie and Mark Garriga
Whitney and Lee Gladden
Carmen and Trevor Gross
Donna and Tyler Harris
Rochelle and Jason Hicks
Jesse and Joseph Hornback
Rachel and Callender Hughes
Lindsey and Matt James
Lisa and Benjamin Jeffcoat
Leisel and Nicholas Jew
Christina and Brian Johnson
Kelly and Walley Joyner
Quinn and Bradley Kellum
Jamie Kerr
Sonja and Ben Kerr
Holly and Alan Lange
Rae Ann and Kellon Lawrence
Whitney and Hunter Lipscomb
Diane Lowry
Janie and Steve Maloney
Elizabeth and David Maron
Lori and Derek Marshall
Devin and Scott Martin
Kristen and Colby Mason
ReMonica and Ryan McBride
Jennifer and Joseph McCaskill
Sara Jane and Jeff McCrary
Emily and Chris McNeil
Leslie and Ben Miley
Kamesha and Gerald Mumford
Manisha and Minesh Patel
Swayze and Will Pentecost
Genny and Logan Phillips
Amanda and Stephen Pigott
Katherine and Robert Puckett
Elizabeth and Percy Quinn
Amanda and Bradley Reeves
Misty and Jess Roberts
Meg and Barney Robinson
Charlotte and Calvin Seals
Lisa and Chris Shaw
Kim and Daniel Silvio
Joe Sims
Courtney Smith
Grace and Micajah Sturdivant
Candace and William Tann
Gwennetta and Joe Tatum
Kate and Blaine Totty
Allison and Jason Weems
Heather and Rocky Wilkins
Kelly and Louis Wilkinson
Brenda and Bryman Williams
Ashley and Mark Willson
Marion and Neal Wise
Shanda and Yancy Yates
Dorthy and Spence Young
Academy of Kung Fu *
Barlow & Moore, PLLC
Beckham Jewelry *
Churchill Downs
Dyre Family Dental *
Girls Who Code, Inc.
Jay Hassell State Farm
JP Morgan
Chase Foundation
Key Consultants
Team of Keller Williams
Kobs & Philley, PLLC
McB’s Bar and Grill *
Mississippi Association of Health Plans
Mississippi Dysphagia Specialist
Landon Thompson-Nationwide Insurance
New Summit School
NOLA Lending Group
Planet Fitness
Prolific Health and Wellness
Rankin County Rotary Club
Red Square Clothing Co. *
Riverwalk Casino Hotel
SummerHouse *
Sunday in Company
Sutherland Electric Inc.
Taylor Collection
The Clinton Courier *
The Garner Company
The Peabody Memphis *
The Skin District *
Toyota of Brookhaven
Two Men and a Truck
W Real Estate, LLC
Wier Boerner Allin Architecture

$1.00 – $249.00

Elizabeth Abston
Kimberly Allen
Amber and Anthony Arnold
Caitlyn Atkins
Baleigh Barnes
Kimberly and Howard Bartee
Destin Benford
Amelie and Johnny Black
Bradford Blackmon
Allison Blake
LaShaundrea Bradford
Abby and Matthew Brann
Antoinette Branson
Ginny and Trey Breckenridge
Kaitlin Brennan
Brad Brewer
Leslie Browning
Nathan Buckels
Sarah and Phil Buffington
Jana Buchanan
Jana Burchfield
Kim Burkett
Brittany and Byron Burkhalter
Amy and Adam Burns
LaFon and Bill Burrow
Rachel Burton
Heidi Candler
Melody Chimahusky
Pat and James Coggin
Aaron Cooperman
Amy and Bruce Crawford
Beverly Crump
Madeline Cummins
Kara and Brady Davis
Monica Degruise
Judy DeHart
Alma Delacruz
Meredith and Will Dendinger
Michelle Devine
Leigh Dewease
Tracey and Justin Dillard
Carolyn Dixson
Clare and Steven Dowe
Amanda Downard
Shannon and Brandon Driver
Melissa and James Duncan
Taylor Durrett
Justin Dyre
Robin Eaton
Eric Eaton
Susan Egger
Tara Ellis
Joanna Evans
Joshua Farrell
Elliott Flaggs
Cynthia Fletcher
Kelsey and Matthew Gaimmalvo
Alex Gilreath
T Goff
Rebecca Stafford and Fernando Gomez
Sydney Graft
Amye and Dan Halinski
Lolita Hartley
Yashika Hayes
Laura Hendon
Lauren and Robert Hodges
Tereza and Tom Holman
Melissa Hosner
Erin and Brian Hovanec
Meg Huntington
Will Inghram
Elizabeth Jackson
Sarah and Jason Jones
Mary and Ted Kendall
Caroline Kennard
Natalie Kern
Randolph Keys
Katherine Kline
Jennier Ladmirault
Huong Le and Thanh Nguyen
Larry Lee
Elizabeth Lehmann
Lauren and Reid Lester
Catherine Lewis
Anna Lowe
Anthony Lowry
Blair Lundy
Darlene Manley
Morgan Mason
Jez Massey
Joanne and Hank Mathison
Cathy and George May
Veronica Mayo
Lauren McDonald
Judy and Mike McNames
Shani and Jackie Meck
Abigail Moore
Keri Morgan
Camille and William Morris
Corin and Robert Morrison
Heather and Nathan Myatt
Anthony Ollison
Ariel Payton
Spencer Pipitone
Stewart Pirani
Ronald Polk
Beth Powell
Leigh and Derek Puckett
Mary and Richard Puckett

Founding Donors

General Museum Areas

Splash Pad  |  C Spire Wireless Foundation

Exhibition Hall (TEX)  |  Gertrude C. Ford Foundation

Classroom  |  Community Foundation of Greater Jackson

Kitchen  |  Viking  Range Corporation

Administrative Offices  |  Mark S. Jordan Family Foundation

Birthday Party Room   |  Ronald McDonald House Charities of MS

Nursing Room  |  River Oaks Hospital

Literacy Garden  | The Gertrude C. Ford Foundation

Pollinators Playground  | The Garden Club of Jackson and the Mapp Family Foundation

World at Work

Patrick  F. Taylor Foundation

Ball Machines  |  Lamar  Outdoor Advertising

Race N Roll  |  Entergy Mississippi, Inc.

Hodge Podge Construction  |  AT&T

Ag Barn  |  Monsanto Company

Forestry  |  Mississippi Forestry Association

Altima   |  Nissan

Benches  |  The L. Forest Berry Family

Benches  |  Regions Financial Association

Wild About Reading

Jim and Donna  Barksdale

Welty Porch  |  Selby and Richard McRae Foundation

Exterior Welty Porch  |  Ann Gibbes Sours Memorial

Action Verb Gym  |  Gannett Foundation/The Clarion-Ledger

Between the Lions  |  The Belk Foundation

Puppet Theater  |  Comcast/Comcast Spotlight

Scrabble Board  |  C Spire Wireless

Healthy Fun

The  Bower Foundation

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation

Home Par Course  |  Baptist Health Systems

Home Par Course  |  St. Dominic Health Services, Inc

Healthy Body Boogie  |  The Partnership for a Healthy Mississippi

Boney You  |  Family, Friends and Colleagues of Dr. Ronald J. Kendig

GastroClimber  |  Gastrointestinal Associates, P.A.

Farmer’s Market Truck  |  The William Henry Holman Family & The Marie Holman Swayze Family

Benches  |  The Triplett Children in honor of Mother, Jackie Triplett

Benches  |  Butler Snow (2)

Express Yourself

Inspirations Studio  |  Bank Plus

Outside the Lines  |  Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC)

Blue Screen Experience  |  Robert Pittman Family

Sound Mixing Room  |  Brown Bottling Group/PEPSI

Dance Room  |  BancorpSouth

Music Room  |  First Commercial Bank

Exploring Mississippi

The Lucky Day Foundation

Shrimp Boat  |  ERGON

Underground  |  Denbury Resources, Inc.

Gopher Tortoise & Puzzle  |  Betsy and Kane Ditto

South Water Table  |  Trustmark Bank

North  Water Table  |  India Association of Mississippi

Mississippi to the World  |  Bumpers Drive-In

Toddler Touch Wall  |  Clear Channel Radio

Delta Crops  |  Kroger Delta Marketing Area

Pioneer Cabin  |  Feild Co-Operative Association

State Capitol  |  Central Mississippi Medical Center

Map Markers  |  Sam E. and Burnice C. Wittel Foundation

Pine Forest Maze  |  Weyerhaeuser

Author’s Bench  |  Bradley, Arant, Bault & Cummings, LLP This should be Boult

Benches  |  MMC Materials

Benches  |  Tish & Haden Hughes

Benches  |  IP Casino

Benches  |  The Kennedy and Petrus Families

Catfish  Photo Op |  Regions Financial Corporation


State of Mississippi
The City of Meridian
The Phil Hardin Foundation
The Riley Foundation

$500,000 – $999,999

Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation

$250,000 – $499,999

Hall Timberlands
Sissie and Fred Wile
Lauderdale County Board of Supervisors
Southern Pipe & Supply
The Paul & Sherry Broadhead Foundation

$100,000 – $249,999

Linda and Marty Davidson
Melanie and Manny Mitchell
Anderson Regional Health System
Junior Auxiliary of Meridian
Lauderdale County Tourism
Mississippi Power Foundation
The Earnest Workers Circle Of King’s Daughters and Sons
Van Zyverden, Inc.

$50,000 – $99,999

Otis Gowdy, Jr.
Laura and Clay Holladay
Frances McDonnell
Cindy and Jim McGinnis
Melissa and Adam Mitchell
Heather and Nathan Myatt
Sandy and Terrell Temple*
Deanna Wilbourn
A&B Electric Company, Inc.
Atmos Energy
Bowers Auto
Citizens National Bank
Community Bank
East Mississippi Oral & Facial Surgery
Friends of Key Field
Glass, Inc.
McElroy Truck Lines
Meridian Coca-Cola Bottling Company
Nathan E. Daniels Roofing Company
Rush Health Systems
The Chisholm Foundation
The David Majure Family
The Montgomery Institute *
Woodall Electric