Legacy Supporter Stories

Generous Comets, Friends and Supporters Like You

Pamela Foster Brady EMBA’11

For Pamela Foster Brady EMBA’11, supporting UT Dallas is a way to honor the achievements of her mother, Shirley Foster, and other first-generation college graduates.
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Susan Fleming PhD’87

Susan Fleming PhD’87 found her inspiration to give to UT Dallas in former President David Daniel’s vision to make her alma mater a Tier One university.
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Susan Macaulay BA’93, MPA’94 and John Macaulay

For the Macaulays, UT Dallas has become just another member of the family. And it’s no wonder why!
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Semra Treece, Friend of The University

For Semra Treece, naming UT Dallas’ Center for BrainHealth as a beneficiary in her estate plans has allowed her to ensure future support for the center’s crucial research aimed at discovering the causes of Alzheimer’s disease and related brain disorders.
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Randy Black BS’06

For this former UT Dallas athlete and scholarship recipient, an estate gift was the answer to one simple, but important question he asked himself.
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Patti McKee BS’93, MBA’01 and Kit McKee BS’06

For this lifelong couple who both grew up in Richardson, including a gift for UT Dallas in their estate plan has given them an opportunity to make a lasting difference on the availability and affordability of education for everyone.
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E. Michelle Miller MS’05

Grateful alumna Michelle Miller MS’05 wants her legacy gift for UT Dallas to support some very important beginnings — and not just for the young and healthy.
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Robert and Jody Nelsen MBA’97

When others ask why they’ve made an estate gift to UTD, this couple offers three simple words of explanation. See the short motto they live by.
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Skip Moore

With a desire to invest in his community while not affecting his current lifestyle, UTD supporter Skip Moore discovered the perfect solution — and it was as close as his existing retirement account.
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Reverend Lynne Manilla MS’83

For Reverend Lynne Manilla MS’83, legacy giving is more than a good idea. It is a duty that springs forth as the right response to God’s generous blessings in her life.
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