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Heritage Society

When you earmark a percentage of your estate to the UGA College of Education through a planned gift, you become a member of UGA’s Heritage Society. This includes special recognition and events throughout the year.

With a planned gift, you can leave a lasting impression on your choice of area(s) in the College. This gift also lowers the tax burden on you and your heirs. the most common type of planned gift is a bequest in your will or living trust, but other types of planned gifts include:

  • Charitable gift annuities
  • Charitable remainder trusts
  • Charitable lead trusts
  • Endowment funds
  • Retirement plan assets
  • Life insurance policies
  • Remainder interest in your home

We will be happy to discuss these options with you, and ensure your generosity lives on through programs and scholarships at the College of Education. Please email the Office of Development and Alumni Relations .

Heritage Society Members

The Heritage Society honors alumni and friends who have made documented bequests in their wills or other deferred gifts in support of the College of Education.

  • Anonymous
  • Mr. W. Randall Abney and Mrs. Carolyn C. Abney
  • Dr. Donna E. Alvermann and Mr. John Alvermann
  • Mr. William L. Alworth and Mrs. Lois A. Alworth
  • Mr. Charles R. Brown
  • Mr. Brian C. Bruce
  • Ms. Barbara L. Bunch
  • Dr. Nancy L. Canolty
  • Senator C. Saxby Chambliss and Mrs. Julianne Chambliss
  • Mr. D. Wayne Cole
  • Dr. Michelle E. Commeyras
  • Suzanne C. Corbett
  • *Mr. Alston D. Correll Jr. and Mrs. Ada Lee Correll
  • Dr. Betty Jean Craige
  • Dr. Arthur L. Crawley and Ms. Constance A. Crawley
  • Ms. Mary Frances Early
  • William P. and Marihope Troutman Flatt
  • Mrs. Carolee Wells Gailey
  • Drs. William E. Gohdes and Wanda L. Stitt-Gohdes
  • Dr. Robert K. Halliday and Mrs. April Halliday
  • Mr. Eric D. Hart and Ms. Erin Hill Hart
  • Ms. Kay Howington
  • Mr. Patrick L. Knowles and Ms. Chandler A. Knowles
  • Dr. Virginia M. Macagnoni
  • Mr. Matthew J. Mize and Ms. Kati Mize
  • Mr. David J. Mullen Jr. and Mrs. Cynthia J. Mullen
  • Miss Alisa J. Nofsinger
  • Dr. J. Steve Oliver and Ms. Terri Betancourt
  • Dr. Michael S. O’Neal and Dr. Donna O’Neal
  • Ms. Kathy B. Prescott and Mr. H. Grady Thrasher III
  • Ms. Patricia E. Price
  • Ms. Jill J. Read
  • Dr. Johnny Sanders Jr. and Dr. Rubye L. Sanders
  • Dr. Donald O. Schneider
  • Dr. Lisa A. Sheehy
  • Mr. Jay F. Shinn and Mrs. Catherine M. Shinn
  • Mr. James A. Sommerville and Mrs. Frances D. Sommerville
  • Mr. John D. Songster and Mrs. Nancy H. Songster
  • Dean Denise A. Spangler
  • Ms. Glenna Feagin Talbert and Mr. Ronnie Talbert
  • Ms. Melinda A. Thomas
  • Mr. Ronald W. Tidmore and Mrs. Karen Adair Tidmore
  • Ms. Madeline Van Dyck and Dr. Philip G. Van Dyck
  • *Mr. Eugene Baxter Webb and Mrs. Ann E. Webb
  • *Mrs. Mary E. Womack and Mr. Jim Womack
  • Dr. Barbara Carter Wommack and Dr. Hines L. Wommack
  • Dr. Mary M. Wood and Dr. Norman J. Wood
  • Erla Gortatowsky Zuber

*Denotes deceased

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