As of August 9, 2019


Make a difference to your profession and become an Angel donor! The Foundation's mission is to support the court reporting and captioning professions through philanthropic activities. Our programs recognize student achievement through scholarships, champion stenographic technologies, and encourage historic preservation of important American stories.


The following contributors have achieved Angel status by donating $1,000 - $4,999 over the past 12 months.


15-year Angels

  • Joyce Z. Casey
  • Debi Cheyne
  • Rosemary Flores
  • Doug Friend
  • Hunter + Geist
  • Pat Graves—Caption First
  • Ellen Corbett Hannum3
  • Tami and Reggie Keenan
  • Pat and Adam Miller
  • Marjorie Peters
  • McCorkle Litigation Services
  • Merilyn Sanchez
  • BJ Shorak1
  • Melanie and Gary Sonntag2
  • Barbara Wells
  • Doris O. Wong

14-year Angels

  • Jan Ballman
  • Jean and Ken Beskin
  • Kevin R. Hunt
  • Steve and Laurie Shingle

13-year Angels

  • Terry Gimmellie
  • Michael and Susan Miller
  • Wisconsin Court Reporters Association
  • YOM: Full Service Court Reporting, a Veritext Company— Julia Obien and Cheryl Mangio 

12-year Angels

  • LNS Court Reporting & Captioning—Robin Nodland and Carol Studenmund
  • Antonia Pulone—Pulone Reporting Services
  • Kenneth Zais—O'Brien & Levine Court Reporting Solutions

11-year Angels

  • Benchmark Reporting Agency—Aimee and Eric Goldberg
  • Debbie Kriegshauser4
  • Utah Court Reporters Association
  • Christine Willette

10-year Angels

  • Mary P. Bader
  • Teresa Kordick
  • Holly Moose 
  • Tammey M. Pastor9
  • Victoria Legal and Corporate Services

9-year Angels

  • Jo Ann and Gene Betler
  • Nancy Hopp9
  • Kramm Court Reporting, a Veritext Company
  • Patricia A. Manners
  • Joan McQuinn
  • Toni O'Neill
  • Christine Randall of Wood & Randall
  • George J. Staiduhar
  • Stephen A. Zinone

8-year Angels

  • Kerry Anderson
  • Paula Laws
  • Tina R. Stancill
  • Karen Wimmer

7-year Angels

  • Chase Litigation10
  • Collins Realtime Reporting—Donna Collins
  • Kathy Cortopassi
  • Depo International 
  • Debra A. Dibble
  • Reagan Evans
  • Gramann Reporting, Ltd. 
  • Cathy Phillips
  • Phipps Reporting—Christine Phipps and Richard Applebaum
  • Jan Schmitt—Schmitt Reporting
  • Karen Tyler5

6-year Angels

  • Jane M. Fitzgerald
  • Early Langley
  • "The Twins" Richard S. Scire and Michael A. Scire

5-year Angels

  • Cregg Seymour—CRC Salomon Inc.
  • Kimberley Neeson
  • Denise M. Paternoster6
  • Susan Portale and Dan Abdallah

4-year Angels

  • Alaris—Debbie Weaver
  • Kristin Anderson
  • Michael A. Bouley
  • Rich Germosen
  • Dawn M. Iseminger—Iseminger & Associates, Inc.
  • Pohlman Court Reporting8
  • Sandy VanderPol

3-year Angels

  • Amicus Reporting Group (Calgary) —Brenda Bal
  • Cornelia Baker—Baker Realtime Worldwide Reporting
  • Meredith A. Bonn
  • Max Curry 
  • Tonya J. Dunn—Summit City Reporting, Inc.
  • Jennifer Kirkbride
  • Traci Mertens 2
  • Alan Peacock 
  • Kate Roundy

2-year Angels

  • Association of Surrogates and Supreme Court Reporters Within the City of New York
  • Donna & John Cascio
  • Steve Clark—Home Team Captions
  • Lori Cobb—Just Legal Litigation
  • Marcia Ferranto
  • Amie First
  • Pamela A. Griffin
  • Allison Hall 3
  • Paulita Kundid
  • Lake-Cook Reporting, Ltd.
  • Joe Strickland and Tom Pack

1-year Angels

  • Eve and Jim Barrett7 
  • Jennifer Billstein-Miller
  • Lori M. Bryant
  • Ron Cook
  • Virginia Dodge
  • Marc Greenberg—SimplySteno
  • Michele K. Gustafson
  • Huney-Vaughn Court Reporters
  • Lisa Michaels (In Memoriam, Anonymous)
  • Linda Walker Miller 2
  • Apryl Montero
  • Sandy Narup
  • Cheryl Parrish
  • Isaiah Roberts
  • Cheryl Rylant
  • Sousa Court Reporters 
  • Kelli Ann Willis


1In memory of Freida Sclafani Williams
2In honor of Remarkable Rich Germosen and in memory of Michelle Grimes
3In memory of Mary Anne Connors DeMars
4In memory of Herb and Marian Foppe
5In honor of Rich Germosen, our illustrious practice leader, and in memory of Kelly Cobb and Michelle Grimes--both gone too soon!
6In loving memory of Frank A. Paternoster, Sr. 
7Made on behalf of Michael and Richard Scire and their continued dedication to the court reporting profession.
8In memory of our friend and colleague Carole Bartkowicz
9In honor of BJ Shorak in appreciation for her years of service
10In memory of Lisa Michaels



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2019 NCRF Angels Drive committee


Debi Cheyne, M.A., CSR;


Michael Bouley, RDR;
Reagan Evans, RMR, CRR, CRC; 
Rich Germosen, RMR, CRR; 
Melanie Humphrey-Sonntag, FAPR, RDR, CRR, CRC;
Tami Keenan, RPR, CPE; 
Denise Paternoster, RPR; 
Marjorie Peters, RMR, CRR; 
Michael Scire, RPR, CMRS;
Richard Scire, RPR;




For information on how to become an NCRF Angel, email Jill Landsman, Development Relations Manager, or call 703-584-9052.