Stories 21-30

Pam Fair

Giving Leadership, Leadership Giving

Former Fortune-500 executive Pam Fair’s leadership foundation began at UC Davis.

Steve and Linda Boutin

Teed Up for Success

Steve Boutin, one of the region’s top business litigators, says he can draw a direct line between his success and his UC Davis education.

Ann Pitzer

Developing Global Perspectives

Ann Pitzer’s love of travel helped her see the need for study abroad in the global world of today.

Wayne and Jacque Bartholomew

A University-wide Impact

Almost everywhere you look at UC Davis, you can see the impact of Wayne ’64, J.D. ’71 and Jacque ’64 Bartholomew’s extraordinary generosity.

Kevin Bacon

Six Degrees of UC Davis

If you think Kevin Bacon, the actor is well connected, you haven’t met Kevin Bacon, the UC Davis philanthropist.

Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem

United by Art and a Dream

A love of the arts united Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem together, first as friends and then as a married couple. It was also what inspired them to connect to UC Davis.

Lin Weaver

Advancing Biophysics and Computational Biology

In great loss, Lin Weaver honored the joy of her husband’s life and work.

Doug Muhleman

Brewing a Successful Partnership

Just like a yeast cell that catalyzes the fermentation process essential to brewing beer, a UC Davis education was the stimulus for Doug Muhleman’s successful career at Anheuser-Busch, Inc.

Mark Perry and Melanie Peña

Tools for Career Success

Mark Perry credits UC Davis for giving him a high-quality legal education and providing him the job placement assistance he needed to find a fulfilling career.

Dick McCapes

Gift of Gold

UC Davis is connected to the Olympic through a gift of gold.