Previous Friend of the Gifted Recipients

1997
June Hendrickson - Arrowhead
Palma Sirr - Metro
Betty Johnson - MCGT

1998
Senator Jane Krentz
Rep. Mindy Greiling

1999
Nancy Whiteside - Metro
Dr. Karen Rogers - Metro

2000
Joel Anderson - Metro
Robert Jernberg - Valley
Elaine Chirhart - MidMinnesota
Sen. Paul Wellstone

2001
Candi Bell - Riverbend
Judy Galbraith - Metro
Dorothy Haugee - Valley
Sarah Noonan - Metro

2002
Sheila Ehrich - Metro
Jane Keyes - Metro

2003
Jan Baker - Metro
Mary Harty - Metro

2004
Julia Espe - Metro

2005
Renie Willard - Metro

2006
Juliana Kottke - Metro

2007
Sandra Cordie - MidMinnesota
Dr. Steven Shroeder-Davis - MidMinnesota

2008
Stephen Bechtold - Headwaters
Kris Hasland - Metro
Jackie Royer - Riverbend

2009
Dr. Diane Heacox - Metro

2010
Dr. Karen Westberg - Metro

2011
Linda Roth - Riverbend

2012
Jessica Wiley - Metro

2013
Sue Feigal-Hitch - Metro
Bill Keilty - Metro

2014
Jeanne Simmonds – Heartland
John Alberts – Homestead

2015
Dr. Richard Cash
Pam McDonald

2016
Maggie Smith - Metro
Lew Aase - Homestead
Janel Horner - Homestead

2017
Sue Karp
Pam Pearson
Mary Ann Rotondi

2018
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