Named after the School of Social Work’s founding Dean, the Verl Lewis Society recognizes and brings together alumni, faculty, and friends who have included the School in their estate plans. We are grateful to these individuals for choosing to leaving a legacy gift to the School of Social Work.   

If you are interested in learning more about planned giving, please click here. You can also read articles detailing tax-beneficial ways to support the School by clicking here. If you would like to include the School of Social Work in your estate plans, please feel free to contact John McKee at 

Thank you to the members of the Verl Lewis Society:

Julia Alibrando & Arleen Rogan

Barbara F. Appell*

Donna Leigh Bliss

Alice & David Brainerd, III

Karen & Anthony Buckingham

Mary F. Campion & Gene Drinks*

Harris & Sharon Chaiklin

Richard W. Friedman

Dr. Claire Gilbert*

Myrna Goldberg

Margot W. Heller

Joseph Hettleman*

Sidney Hollander, Jr.*

Mary Harper Jones*

Sarah Magladery Lamont*

Virginia Lane Magladery*

Dorothy L. McGriff*

LaFrance K. Muldrow*

Ellen Virginia Richardson*

Jane Baum Rodbell

Margaret O. Woodside

Dr. Leontine R. Young*

Joan and Marc Zlotnik

* denotes that the individual is deceased

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