Imagine the Possibilities - Report on Giving 2018-19

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First-time Donors

A tradition of community involvement in supporting Newark Academy begins with a first gift. NA's superb faculty, outstanding facilities and unique educational programs continue to flourish each year thanks to enthusiastic donors who make gifts for the first time.


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Christian Abboud and Josefina Tranfa-Abboud
Wole and Abiola Afolabi
Vivek and Puja Arora
Matthew and Kerry Atlas
David E. Austin
John Barback '18
Brett and Karen Baris
Jacqueline Bell
Rohan Bendre '17
Mark and Courtney Benjamin
Benjamin Berkowitz '18
Helen Biffen
Nancy Boyd '04
Christopher and Elizabeth Burn
Christopher and Katy Burns
Rebecca Butler '13
Benton Campbell and Yiba Ng
Marc and Lilly Cantillon
Janis Charvala
Michael and Megeen Charvala
Fabian Chen and Susan Jee
Claude and Natalka Chevance
James Coe
Amanda Cohen '18
Kerwin and Maria Cortez
Sean Cosgrove
Patrick and Kimberly Culligan
Kristen Decker
Adam and Lisa Derman
Nebiyat Desta and Meron Sherif
Marco and Heba Di Giacomo
Robert Downes
Bogdan and Jasminka Dragovic
Rochelle Edwards
Cori Eggert
Sam Enweonwu '18
Scott and Cynthia Ernst
Louis Feinberg '08
Keith Fischer
William Fitzsimmons '17
David and Patricia France
Ishan Gadde '18
Ryan Gajarawala '18
Scott and Nina Gallin
Gabriella Galvez
Emmanuel Garcia '18
Darren and Jennifer Glatt
Richard Grissinger '88
Gardy Guiteau
Jian Guo and Jie Wu
Matthew Halper '90
Cassandra Hardman
William Hayward '18
Chad He and Kelly Ye
Bree Gelber Heitin '90
Hannah Henick '16
Robert Grady Henick
Ralph Higgins III '68
Adam Hsieh '03
Ying Huang and Liping Wang
Michael and Catherine Hynes
Yusuf Jackson '18
Ezra and Alexandra Jennings
Eric and Samantha Kanter
Jason Katz '17
Basel and Andrea Kayyali
Zachary Keller '17
Andy Kim and Kelly Hwang
Frank King and Flora Bai
Raphael and Orly Knoller
Kwanghyon Ko and Bokyung Kim
Roman and Irena Kramarchuk
Matthew Lara '12
Andres Lederman and Lourdes Blanco
Jay and Katherine Lee
Hong Lei and Jenny Cai
Michael and Nicole Levitt
Michael Li and Jenny Xun
Nicholas Manfreda
Luis and Rosemary Martos
Alexander Mederos '13
Melissa Miller
John and Rakhi Morton
Salem Najjar '13
William Neate and Karen Krents
Steven Nehmer and Paige Albano-Nehmer
William J. Novak and Colleen McCloskey
Virginia Oliver
Kathleen Ollen
Ayodele and Abisola Oshuntolu
Tess Ostroff '18
Alana Radmin Oxfeld '00
Elizabeth Parlin '04
Manish and Dipti Parmar
Carl Perelman
Kathleen Mangunay Pergament '95
Julie Phipps '18
Donald Platner III '02
Aneesh Prabhu and Noor Shaikh
Gill Redpath
Michael Repka
Nathan Rice '13
Adileh Rodin and Ridel Meza
Victor Rodriguez
Alec Rubman '16
Thomas Salzano '00
Alejandro and Laura San Miguel
Grant Schalet '10
Michael and Emily Schonbraun
John and Linda Schupper
Anish and Dhwani Shah
Kristen Shea '04
Eric Shih '96
Kristine Shirey
Noelle Shirey
Jessica Silverman '10
Marc and Kimberly Simon
Sergiy Sirichenko and Larisa Golub
Jason and Janice Slomack
Joseph Sokolowski
Amit and Sushmita Srivastav
Jared Stadlin '94
Richard and Judith Steinberg
Benjamin and Isabel Sternlieb
Nisha Suda '03
Matthew D. Sugam
Edmund and Julie Tai
Ed Taniguchi
John Ungaro '96
Ian Vallone
Rishi Varma and Pooja Khanna
Samuel Vazir '16
Sheila Vazir '16
Hans and Beatrice Vestberg
Steven Virany and Valerie Radwaner
Jan Vobecky '99
Nathan and Bianca Wallace
Scott Wapner and Nancy Han
John Whitehurst and Rhuna Shen
Brahm Wieseneck '18
Roger and Suzanne Witt
Shaw Wu and Yu Chen
Steven Xu and Maggie Wang
Anuroop Yadav and Megha Kant
Halley Young '13
Chloe Yu '17
Jeff and Lingling Zhuang
Elliott Zornitsky '18
Damien Zoubek


Imagine the Potential of Performance Art

Zach Kessel '19 and Newark Academy's Orchestra were both nominated for the Paper Mill Playhouse’s 24th Rising Star Awards. A prestigious competition for outstanding work in high school theatre in New Jersey, NA received a nomination for orchestra, while Zach received one for outstanding performance by a leading actor in a musical for his role as the lead in the Mystery of Edwin Drood.