The Forty Acres Society is a special giving club created to offer alumni a way to advance academic excellence at the University of Texas at Austin. With a minimum gift of $1,000 annually, you will become a member of the Forty Acres Society. Your contributions will directly support the enrichment activities of the Forty Acres Scholars Program, including professional development, leadership training, cultural and educational opportunities outside of the classroom, and global experiences.

By giving $1,000 or more, you will join the the esteemed Forty Acres Society or renew your annual membership. 

As a member of the Forty Acres Society, you will:

  • Directly contribute to a student’s scholarship for that academic year

  • Receive exclusive invitations to events throughout the year featuring university faculty and administrators

  • Network with other alumni who share your passion for bringing the best and brightest students to UT
  • Interact with the next generation of leaders, the Forty Acres Scholars
  • Receive exclusive invitations to other UT and Texas Exes events
  • Qualify for a tax deduction

Contact Us

For more information about the Forty Acres Society, please contact Ann Clary Old at or call 512-840-5618.


Forty Acres Society Members

Megan and Alan Adkisson
Michelle and Scott Alden
Amy Allen
Jodi and Adam Altsuler
Katherine and David** Andrew
Courtney and Scott Archer
Joan and Doug Aron
Susan* and Bryan Bailey
Trey Bates
Natalie and Evan Beattie
Ian Beliveaux
Laura and Kyndel Wayne Bennett
Brooke and Adam Blum
Holly and Jim Bohart
Kara Bolwell
Heather* and Kevin Bonfield
Callie* and Kyle Bradford
Frank P. Breazeale III
Aly* and Brandon Calvo
Juan J. Castillo, Jr.
Tiffany Chan
Kimberly and David Clark
Beth and Drew Cozby
Tim Crain
Kevin Cumming
Kesh and Taylor Curtis
Doug Dawson
Jennifer and Edward Doan
Erin Koechel and Jeff Duchin*
Kara and James Dudley
Mary and Stephen Dyer
Edward J. Earle
Patricia Eby and Peter Aldea
John Edwards*
Linda and David Elmer
Leslie and Michael Fertitta
Susan and Tom Forestier
Julie* and Ryan Foster
Tina and Bradley Forslund
Vanessa and James Fuquay
Kerri and Charlie Gale
Matt Garcia
Michael and Brittany Gibson
Julie and Troy Glander
Alicia and Cuatro Groos
Mary and Carter* Groves
Joanna Hackney
Caroline and Brian* Haley
Bianca Hernandez
Blake Holcomb
Carrie and Ryan Holcomb
Michelle and Brandon Holcomb
Kathryn and Travis Holloway
Ann and John Howard
Karen and Howard Huang
Courtney and Curtis Hutcheson
Aynsley and Gerardo* Interiano
Shawn and Bill Jackson
Rachel and Zack Jamail
Jennifer and Jason Jarc
Courtney Jeans
David Jones
JoEllyn and Donald Jowers
Heather and Wayne Kearney
Alicia and Robert* Kimmel
Amy and Steven Krause
Brandi and Timothy Kleinman
James Lehmann
Leigh and Jonathan** Levy
Theresa H. Lee
Kenneth Liao
Maritza and Jeffrey Liaw
Jonathan Liu
Luping Liu
Cindy Lo and Scott Francis
Robert MacAskie**
Stacey* and Ken Malcolmson
Trisha and Pace McDonald
Emily and Kent McGaughy
Darcy Johnson and David Miller
Derrick Miller
Gretchen and Tripp Montalbo
Lauren and Brad Morgan
Carolyn and Gary Mueller
Mary Scott Nabers
Arindam Nag
Victoria and Milam* Newby
Julie and Wolfgang** Niedert
Marianne Nitsch
Kathryn and Jimmy* Ogden
Ann Clary Old
Kristi and Michael Oldham
Kimberly and Stephen Perich
Sabra Phillips
Charles J. Plumhoff
Amy Morgan Porter
Lauren and Courtney Powers
Keshav Rajagopalan
Randy and Lisa Ramirez
Marlene Renz
Tracy and Bradley Reznik
Austin Richter
Renee Rubin
Michael Sarabia
Jenifer Sarver
Farrell and Stuart Saunders
Gayle and Fred Saunders
Sharon Schweitzer and John Robinson
Bridgette and James Scott
Ann and Henry Seals
Ashley and Bobby Seals
Leslie and Paul Shaffer
Kimberly Smajlovic
Mimi and Allen Smith
Mitchell Smith
Julianne Srinivasan
Alexandra and Bobby Stillwell
Gayle and Jeff Stouffer
Alexia and Kevin Thex
Lisa and Brad Thielemann
Travis Vandergriff
Sally Ann and Clark* Varner
Sophie and Andrew** Vo
Karen and Patrick Walker
Alexis and Scott Wagoner
Benjamin Weinblatt
Eric Weiner
Melinda and Dale* West
Courtney and Worthey Wiles
Eve and Blake* Wiley
Zoe Wilson*
Candace and John Winslow
Donna Wolf
Jonathan C. Worbington**
Hunter Yarbrough
Andrea and Jeff Yorio

* 1883 Council member who has served one term
** 1883 Council member who has served two terms