Embry Society Members

T. Higbee EmbryNamed for John Paul Riddle’s entrepreneurial partner and Embry-Riddle’s cofounder, the T. Higbee Embry Society recognizes donors with lifetime and/or planned gifts of $100,000 or more.

This list reflects cumulative lifetime and planned gifts to the university as of June 30, 2020. Individuals marked with an asterisk are deceased.




Corporations and Foundations

AAR Corporation

AlliedSignal Air Transport Avionics

American Airlines

Associated Aviation Underwriters


Aviation Education Foundation

Edward T. Bedford Foundation

Braniff Silver Eagles Charitable

Brown & Brown Insurance

Cessna Foundation

Cobb & Cole

Combined Federal Campaign

Command Medical Products

Computer Presentations and Training

Consolidated-Tomoka Land Company

CSG Enterprise

Dassault Falcon Jet Corporation

Tine W. Davis Family Foundation

Tom Davis Fund

Daytona Aerospace Industrial Park Joint Venture

Daytona Mitsubishi/Kia

Delta Air Lines

DS SolidWorks

Embry-Riddle Board of Visitors Association, Daytona Beach

Equis Financial Group

FedEx Corporation

Florida Independent College Fund

Florida Power & Light

Follett Higher Education Group

GE Foundation

Giles Electric Company

Gulfstream Aerospace Corporation

Halifax Paving

Honeywell International Foundation

International Order of Characters

International Speedway Corporation

Intuitive Surgical

ISTAT Foundation

Harold James Family Trust

J. W. Kieckhefer Foundation

Kresge Foundation

Bill & Moya Lear Charitable Foundation

Link Foundation

Lockheed Martin Corporation

MAG Aerospace

Margaret T Morris Foundation

Marmot Foundation

Mead Witter Foundation

The Miami Foundation

Mission Air Support

Northrop Grumman Corporation

Amelia Peabody Charitable Fund

Procter & Gamble Company

Professional Food Service Management

Radiology Associates Imaging

Ray Foundation

The Robertson Foundation

Robinson Helicopter Company

The San Diego Foundation


Tecnam Aircraft

Textron Aviation

The Albert L. Ueltschi Foundation

United Technologies Corporation

Universal Helicopters

US Airways

The Wells Fargo Foundation

The Wings Club Foundation

Alumni and Friends

George and Patricia Adam

Bob and Carol Allen

John Amore (’73)

Peg Billson (’84)

Estate of Virginia T. Bingham

Estate of Hyman L. Bloom

Robert and Amy Book

Hyatt and Cici Brown

P. Barry and Audrey Butler

Benjamin (’82) and Signe Canfield

Lawrence* and Barbara Clarkson

Elizabeth Coley* and William Smith*

Victor and Betsy Cresenzo

Guy and Mary Damore

Teresa Delafosse

Linda Downs

Philip (HonDoc ’04; ’72) and Joyce* Elliott

Michael (’69) and Jacqueline Fitch

William* and Betty Jane* France

Rudy* and Lucille Frasca

George and Helen Gallaspy

Albert and Toni* Helfrick

Thomas Higgins Jr.*

John and Lynda Hodgson

Louis* and Dava Hoffman

Russell Holderman (HonDoc ’74)*

Daniel and Diane Izard

Sharon Jones (’84)

Pamela and Gale Jose

Neal and Allison Keating

Jesse C. King and Tanya Wise King

Moya Lear*

George Lerman*

John (’81, ’84) and Judith Longshore

Betty MacDonald*

William March (’81)*

Barbara and Carl Martens

Joe Martin (HonDoc ’18; '74) and Solange Albuisson Martin

Joseph McClure

Robert McKay*

George Mendonca*

Estate of Louisa Morse

Richard (’86) and Denise Nisbett

Emily and Thomas Nissley

James and Janet O’Connor

William* and Dixie O’Connor

Quentin* and Jeani* Pearson

James and Sherry Raisbeck

James Ray*

Glenn and Connie Ritchey

Nancy Robertson*

James Robinson*

Jean and Genevieve Rosanvallon

Zane ('91) and Mary Allyson Rowe

David and Yolande* Salter

Michael Schiffman

Roger and Barbara Schwarz

Christine and Louis C. (H ’07) Seno Jr.

Raymond and Frances Sigafoos

Al Skeaney*

David and Toni Slick

Steven (HonDoc ’06) and Nancy Sliwa

Lee Spence*

Estate of Mary Spence

Thomas* and Barbara Staed

Estate of Druria L. Sylvester

Maurice* and Dorothy* Taylor

John and Lynne Thelan

Albert Ueltschi (HonDoc ’97)*

Lawrence* and Virginia* Vagnozzi

Pantelis (’86) and Cleo Vassiliou

Charles Vouaux*

David (’82) and Rebecca Wallenborn

Estate of Ann R. Weaver

Wayne Webster (’98)

Alexander and Mary Wells

Nancy (’81) and Roger Wingert

R. Lyman (HonDoc ’96) and Leslie Wood

Gertrude Worthington*