JULAYNE VIRGIL '94
President, Alumni Association
"UHS played a special role in my life, honing and shaping my perspective and preparing me for college and to excel professionally, to be a leader and an advocate for a better society. At UHS, I had the opportunity to push myself, explore, create, and lead."
MARGARET CHARNAS '76, P '09
"I give to UHS because I believe that the school is helping to create well-informed, kind, thoughtful, creative leaders of tomorrow. We need more of those, and soon."
FRANCES HOCHSCHILD '80, P '21
Co-Chair, Alumni Annual Fund
"I give to say thanks for my experiences (special shout-out to my field hockey teammates and our coach, Diane Schroeder!), in appreciation for the friends I've made in the alumni and parent communities, and to support the students of today and the future, including my daughter Isabella '21."
LOUISE GREENSPAN '86
"I give to honor the incredible teachers I had during high school. The education I received at UHS gave me a strong foundation for the rest of my life, and I hope to preserve that excellence for future generations."
SHERIEF MELEIS '88
"UHS is where I learned to write, think, and play basketball. It was the best group of teachers I ever had. I give because I'd like to ensure the next generation of kids enjoy the same benefits I had."
OSCAR FLORES '89, SB '84, P '13
Co-Chair, Summerbridge Annual Fund
"We support the Annual Fund because we value the impact of education, and respect the values fostered by UHS and Summerbridge. The institution is always evolving to support each student inside and outside the classroom. As a parent of Brenda '13, we see this promise continue across generations."
KATIE HULTQUIST '92
Honorary Chair, LGBTQIA Affinity Group
"UHS made a tremendous impact on me. I cherish my teachers and friends who are still some of the most influential people in my life. At UHS I felt supported, challenged, and empowered to become a leader and bridge-builder in my community."
BOE HAYWARD '96
"My time as a student at University laid the foundation for my critical thinking skills and desire to be a good public citizen. On a daily basis I am thankful for the friendships I made at UHS."
MATT FARRON '98, SB '94
"I give to pay it forward to the next generation of leaders in our community and to ensure that UHS continues to deliver its world class academic program."
LEONARD CHUNG '98
Honorary Chair, Alumni Honors
"Like most of us, my love of learning was nurtured at UHS. University gave me the early confidence and skills to pursue my interests beyond the classroom."
CLAYTON TIMBRELL '00
"I give to UHS because I support UHS's mission. University gave me the building blocks for success, and the academics continue to inform my thinking and daily work. Giving ensure that others will also leave UHS best prepared to achieve their pursuits."
THOMAS A. MCKINLEY '02
Co-Chair, Alumni Annual Fund
"UHS was and is a special place for me and I want to give back in a way that will impact every student. To me, a gift to the Annual Fund means that a UHS education and experience remains accessible to talented and deserving students in the Bay Area."
MARIANNA STARK '89
Director of Alumni Engagement & Giving
"I give to UHS to honor the friendships I made while I was in high school, and for the new friendships and professional relationships I have developed with alumni who I didn’t know in school, and who are now important people in my life."