Director's Circle

The Director's Circle is a leadership giving level which provides support to further the Center's priorities of access, investment, and engagement.

Circle members support the Director's initiatives, providing the resources the Director needs to respond quickly to unique opportunities that support the core priorities of the Center for Creative Photography. All unrestricted gifts of $3,000 or more annually qualify for membership in the Director's Circle.

Director’s Circle members enjoy all Patron Level benefits, plus:
• Private tours of exhibitions with Director and/or Chief Curator prior to exhibition opening
• Annual conversation about collecting plan and new acquisitions
• Director’s Circle only trips
• Annual Directors circle only receptions with visiting artists and scholars
• Director's Circle Limited Edition Benefit Portfolio Print ($400 value, not tax deductible)
• Annual private behind the scenes tour of collections, archive and conservation
• Names Listed on CCP website
• Names Listed on CCP donor wall (upcoming)
• Thanked at all public programs
• $2,480 is tax deductible

To join the Center's Director's Circle, please fill out the Membership Form here or contact Deanna Dillard at 520-621-7970 or email her at

Deanna Dillard

Administrative & Outreach Associate

The James H. And Frances R. Allen Family Foundation  Susan Herzig and Paul Hertzmann
Julia and Jett Anderson E. Courtney Johnson
Ike and Lori Austin Michael Jorgensen
Alice and Paul Baker David Hume Kennerly and Rebecca Soladay Kennerly
Susan Berger and Robert Lanier Thomas W. Lentz
Patricia Brooks and Malcolm Compitello Max McCauslin and John Smith
Laura and Arch Brown Judy and Ken Riskind
John M. Carlton Peter Salomon
Susan and Appy Chandler Brice and Tina Samuel
M. J. Demetras and John Umbreit Drs. Helen and John Schaefer
Mel and Terry Etherton Andrew Smith, Andrew Smith Gallery, Tucson
Patric and Gail Giclas Lynn Stern
Louise and James Glasser Mary and Mark Timpany
Tim Hagyard Pam and Ken Tracey, In Memory of Matthew Tracey
Christopher Herbert and Nancy Welch Susan VonKersburg