Donors Corner

Investment banker bolsters Aggies on Wall Street program

By • April 23rd, 2015 • Category: Donors Corner

Craig R. McMahen ’89 helped found the Aggies on Wall Street program, and now he has provided a way to expand it so that sponsorships are available to the students. He has committed $50,000 to establish the Craig R. McMahen ’89 Aggies on Wall Street Endowment Fund, which will be used to support students participating […]



Bahr Professorship provides resources to Mays faculty

By • April 23rd, 2015 • Category: Donors Corner

Passionate about the importance of education, Gina and Anthony Bahr ’91 contributed $550,000 to support the teaching, research and professional development activities of Mays Business School faculty members. Anthony Bahr, CEO of WildHorse Resources Management Company in Houston, said he and his wife are grateful beneficiaries of the talents of teachers who have a passion […]



Memory of Aggie remains strong among family, friends

By • March 3rd, 2015 • Category: Donors Corner, Mays Business

Second only to his family and friends, Clay Aderholt loved Texas A&M University, Mays Business School and the Christian fraternity Aggie Men’s Club. After Clay died in a car accident in May 2013 at age 36, a group of his best friends wanted to raise money to help Clay’s wife Allison and their two young […]



Pair of alumni recognizes veteran and undergraduates with scholarships

By • December 11th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Mays Business

Kelly P. ’86 and Robert E. Jordan ’85 of Flower Mound, Texas, wanted to honor Kelly’s father, a military veteran. In December 2013, they created a President’s Endowed Scholarship in his name, designated for business. The Major Soren Alfred Potz-Nielsen II President’s Endowed Scholarship pays tribute to the memory of the Air Force fighter pilot, […]



Stolarskis honor Strawser with MBA scholarship endowment

By • September 29th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner

Longtime Mays supporters Amy W. ’83 and James R. Stolarski ’83 have funded a scholarship endowment to honor the work of Jerry Strawser ’83, who stepped down as Mays Business School dean in early September to serve as vice president of finance and administration and CFO of Texas A&M University. The $100,000 contribution will establish […]



Kauths commit to support future Mays students

By • September 29th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Mays Business

A San Antonio couple has committed a substantial planned donation that will establish the Melissa and John Kauth ’77 Endowed Scholarship in Business. Distributions from the fund will be used to provide four-year scholarships to full-time students at Mays Business School. Preference will be given to applicants who are Regents Scholars’ students. Mr. Kauth received […]



Davis gifts target Mays’ premier programs

By • August 28th, 2014 • Category: Departments, Donors Corner

A recent gift to support two high-priority programs will support Mays Business School students for years to come. A total of $550,000 has been provided to establish the Cathy and William W. Davis ’75 MBA Fellowship and the Cathy and William W. Davis ’75 Endowed Business Honors Scholarship Program. “In talking with the leadership at […]



McEvoy gift supports Full-Time MBA students

By • August 4th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner

Texas A&M University and its Full-Time MBA program are dear to the hearts of Kevin McEvoy and his wife Maria, so they wanted to assist students enrolled in the program. They committed a $300,000 gift to establish the Maria B. and Michael K. McEvoy ’79 MBA Fellowship fund at Mays Business School to support veterans […]



Pair pledges gift to fund several Texas A&M endowments

By • March 17th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Texas A&M

M. Ann and Charles P. \’82 Manning have committed gifts to Mays Business School, two other Texas A&M University colleges and the 12th Man Foundation. The funds for the gifts will be generated through a retirement account and a revocable living trust.



Petersens give back to university that has given their family so much

By • March 11th, 2014 • Category: Donors Corner, Former Students, Texas A&M

Since graduating from Texas A&M in the early 1980s, Kris \’81 and Bruce \’83 Petersen have been involved in the life of their alma mater in a variety of ways.