World Forestry Center Donors and Sponsors

Thank You 2017 Donors and Sponsors

President’s Club Corporate Members

  • Collins

Crown Club Corporate Members

  • Freres Foundation
  • Gramark Companies
  • Green Diamond Resource Company
  • GreenWood Resources
  • Harrigan Lumber Company, Inc.
  • IFA Nurseries Inc.
  • Lone Rock Timber Management Company
  • Oregon SAF
  • Roseburg Forest Products
  • RSG Forest Products, Inc.
  • Starker Forests, Inc.
  • Stoel Rives LLP
  • Thompson Tree Farm
  • Walsh Trucking Co.

Gifts of $100,000 to $300,000

  • Harry A. Merlo Foundation

Gifts of $10,000 to $99,999

  • Cascade Hardwood, LLC.
  • Chevron
  • Collins Foundation
  • Hampton Family Foundation of the Oregon Community Foundation
  • Paul and Sally McCracken Fund of the Oregon Community Foundation
  • Nice International America Corporation
  • Mr. and Mrs. L.L. Stewart Subfund of the Oregon Community Foundation

Gifts of $5,000 to $9,999

  • Louis W. Hill, Jr. Subfund of the World Forestry Center Endowment Fund
  • OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation
  • The Samuel S. Johnson Foundation
  • Dieter and Gabriele Siempelkamp

Gifts of $1,000 to $4,999

  • Columbia Bank
  • ESCO Foundation
  • Kenneth Fisher
  • Alan C. Goudy
  • Joanne M. Lilley
  • Virginia Nelson
  • Mark A. Norby
  • Brian Repp
  • The Shelk Fischer Family Foundation
  • Sustainable Forestry Initiative, Inc.
  • Tiffany Starr
  • David Waki
  • Walker Family Foundation

Gifts of $250 to $999

  • Anthony L. Davis and Amy L. Ross-Davis
  • Ke Dong
  • Ann Flowerree, Flowerree Foundation
  • Forestry Suppliers, Inc.
  • Greg Fullem
  • William and Patricia Nagle Galligan
  • Virginia Nelson
  • Pacific NW Federal Credit Union
  • Dr. Robert B. Pamplin, Jr.
  • Prairie Foundation
  • The Setzer Foundation
  • Richard and Jacky Sohn
  • Peter and Julie Stott

Gifts of $100 to $249 

  • John and Patricia Bentley
  • Franklyn K. Brown
  • Peter and Pamela Hayes
  • Douglas and Marian Leisz
  • Prudence Miller
  • Bobbie Richey
  • Eric Vines
  • Mary Zamarripa
  • Zenn Family

Gifts up to $99

  • Stephen Chiang
  • Robert and Helen Curtis
  • Branislav Cvjetkovic
  • Hutchinson Family Trust
  • Victoria Fernandez and Benjamin Negrete
  • Bruce Mateer
  • The Merck Company Foundation
  • Wendy A. Mitchell
  • John and Jane Morris
  • Don and Mickey Nearhood
  • Emanuela Plesa
  • Beverley Woodward
  • Thaddeus and Lillian Yarosh

World Forest Institute Harry A. Merlo Foundation Match

  • Michael A. Barnes
  • Cascade Hardwood, LLC
  • Angie Di Salvo and Jon Schneider
  • Ke Dong
  • Dennis and Nell Dykstra
  • ESCO Foundation
  • Blair Freeman
  • Mari Hill Harpur
  • Mr. and Mrs. G. Adolf Hertrich
  • Rick and Julia Herson
  • Joanne M. Lilley
  • Prudence Miller
  • Claudio Ortolan
  • Port Blakely Tree Farms LP
  • James and Mary Ann Rombach
  • Shelk Advised Fund of Oregon Community Foundation
  • Hank Swigert
  • Eric Vines
  • Zenn Family

Tributes 

  • The Coeta and Donald Barker Foundation in memory of Donald Barker
  • Clark/Lewis Foundation in honor of Orange M. Clark, Wilson W. Clark, Maurie D. Clark
  • Bobsy and Leo Graham in honor of Harold A. Miller
  • Elizabeth Grulke in honor of our beautiful Columbia Gorge
  • Madelyn P. Hall in honor of T. Andrew Piebe
  • Ingeburg Helm in honor of Raymond E. Helm
  • Lucy Baldridge Hilands in honor of Henry E. Baldridge
  • Holland Foundation in honor of James L. Holland
  • Joanne M. Lilley in honor of Harry A. Merlo 
  • Cynthia Magness in honor of Howard and Panzy Magness
  • Randall Roegner and Family in remembrance of Randall’s parents Ken & Joan Roegner
  • Gerald Todd in memory of Bill Hagenstein
  • Margaret Torheim in memory of Bob Torheim 
  • David Waki in memory of Susie Waki

WINGS WHEELS WHISKEY Gala Sponsor in Honor of Harry Merlo

  • The Harold & Arlene Schnitzer CARE Foundation; Arlene Schnitzer & Jordan Schnitzer

WINGS WHEELS WHISKEY Gala

  • Bernie and Judy Albers
  • Jennifer Allen
  • The Coeta and Donald Barker Foundation
  • Franklyn K. Brown
  • Jim Brown
  • Stewart and Molly Butler
  • Cascade Hardwood, LLC.
  • North Cheatham
  • Sallie Cutler
  • Dean and Joan DeChaine
  • Robert and Kathleen Duyck
  • Ann Flowerree, Flowerree Foundation
  • Greg Fullem
  • Alan C. Goudy
  • Bobsy and Leo Graham
  • Hampton Lumber
  • Gary and Lynne Hartshorn
  • Mr. and Mrs. G. Adolf Hertrich
  • Rainer and Susan Hummel
  • Lee Jimerson
  • Cheryl Kearney
  • Gordon J. King
  • Mr. and Mrs. James R. Mackey
  • Prudence Miller
  • Musselman Appraisal and Forestry, LLC.
  • Ochoco Lumber Company
  • Oregon State University Foundation
  • Dr. Robert B. Pamplin, Jr.
  • Patricia Reser and Bill Westerphal
  • SDS Lumber Company
  • The Setzer Foundation
  • Shelk Foundation
  • B. Bond Starker
  • Peter and Julie Stott
  • Helen B. Sutherland Foundation
  • Hank Swigert
  • William Swindells
  • Makoto Yoshida

$10,000 Who Will Own the Forest Title Sponsors

  • Northwest Farm Credit Services
  • Timberland Investment Resources

$5,500 Who Will Own the Forest Corporate Sponsors

  • Adams and Reese
  • American Forest Management
  • ArborGen
  • BlueSource, LLC
  • Brookfield Asset Management
  • BTG Pactual Timberland Investment Group
  • Campbell Global
  • CatchMark
  • Domain Timber Advisors
  • Fidelity National Title
  • Forest Economic Advisors
  • Global Forest Partners, LP
  • Green Diamond Resource Company
  • GreenWood Resources
  • Hancock Timber Resource Group
  • Harry A. Merlo Foundation
  • industry intelligence inc.
  • IWC Group
  • Jamestown
  • Jeffrey M. Siegrist & Company
  • John Hancock's Timberland and Forest Products Finance
  • KPMG, LLP
  • LandVest
  • Lone Rock Timber Management Company
  • Lyme Timber Company
  • Mason Bruce & Girard, Inc.
  • MetLife Timberland Finance Group
  • Miller Nash Graham & Dunn
  • Moss Adams
  • New Forests
  • Potlatch
  • Prudential Agricultural Investments
  • Resource Management Service
  • RISI
  • Roseburg Forest Products
  • Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt
  • Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP
  • Starker Forests, Inc.
  • Stoel Rives, LLP
  • Sutherland Asbill and Brennan, LLP
  • Timber Mart-South
  • Timberland Investment Group
  • University of Georgia’s Harley Langdale, Jr. Center for Forest Business
  • Uruguay XXI
  • Woodlands Pacific Consultation

Presenting Sponsors: When Small is Big, Forest Initiatives Around the Globe

  • Harry A. Merlo Foundation
  • Vanport International and Manufacturing Inc

Presenting Sponsors: Hagenstein Lectures Emerging Voices in Forestry 2017

  • Friends of Trees
  • Oregon Forest Resource Institute

Presenting Sponsors: Forests~Water~Health pt. 2 in honor of Walter A. Woodard

  • Lora L. & Martin N. Kelley Family Foundation Trust
  • Woodard Family Foundation

Koichiro Hirata Forestry Leadership Hall Induction

  • Nice International American Corporation

John Wilkinson Forestry Leadership Hall Induction

  • Michael A. Barnes
  • Jim E. Brown
  • Dean and Joan DeChaine
  • Bill and Karen Early
  • David Hampton
  • Mr. Richard Eugene Hanson and Mrs. Joy Ann Hanson
  • Gary and Lynne Hartshorn
  • Mr. and Mrs. G. Adolf Hertrich
  • James Janning
  • Dr. Barbara Karmel
  • Gordon J. King
  • Wendy A. Mitchell
  • James L. Rombach
  • Eric and Dianne Schooler
  • John Shelk
  • Barte and Patricia Starker
  • B. Bond Starker
  • Hank Swigert
  • Jack Taylor
  • John W. Warjone
  • George H. Weyerhaeuser
  • Rick and Barbara Wollenberg
  • Sara W. Wu
  • Zenn Family

Past Donors

Read the 2016 Annual Report to learn about past donors.