Legacy Society

The Legacy Society is an esteemed group of individuals, foundations and corporations who have given significantly to vision of Texas A&M University - Kingsville.  Each year new inductees are honored at the President's Legacy Ball.  Thank you to our donors who have demonstrated commitment to future excellence through their generous contributions!
Texas A&M University - Kingsville Legacy Society Members as of 2019:



The Albert & Margaret Alkek Foundation

American Electric Power

The American Petroleum Institute

American School of Gas Measurement Technology

In memory of Peter A. Larkin by Mrs. Douglas Auchincloss

Beth Baker-Russell, Ph.D.

Barnes & Noble College Booksellers

Rene Barrientos

Mr. & Mrs. Lee M. Bass

Bayer CropScience

Leonard A. Bedell

I. J. "Chip" Berthelot II

Tom & Glenda Best

The Elliott & Adelle Bottom Family

The B.C. & Addie Brookshire Kleberg County Charitable Foundation

The Brown Foundation

The Burnett Foundation

The George & Anne Butler Foundation

Robert & Linda Caldwell

Roger & Carmen Campos

J.A. “Tony” Canales



Kermeta "Kay" Clayton Ph.D.

Illa & Jim Clement Family

Martin & Melinda Clement

Jackie Collins & In Memory Of Temple "Jerry" Collins

The Coastal Bend Community Foundation

The Coates Foundation

Conoco, Inc.

Vannie E. Cook Jr. 

Gene H.  Dawson, Jr. 

Lori Dawson

Ed & Jacquelyn DeMouche

Deseret Cattle & Citrus

Scott & Jane Dodds and Ed Dodds

Edward & Ina Donovan

Frank H. & June S. Dotterweich

The Dan L Duncan Family

El Coyote Ranch


Enterprise Products Company

The ExxonMobil Foundation

Maxine & Lucien Flourney

The Fondren Foundation

Dan & Debra Friedkin

Friends of Javelina Engineering

Friends of the John E. Conner Museum

Frederick J. Bremner Charitable Trust

Pat & Tom Frost Foundation

Sam & Darlynn Fugate

Jimmy & Carol Geryk

Alfred & Clare Glassell, Jr.

The Greater Houston Chapter of Quail Unlimited

Greater Texas Foundation

Helen Kleberg Groves

The D.D. Hachar Charitable Trust

The George & Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation

Henry & Ann Hamman

Erik & Lisa Hanson


Stevens & June Herbst

Joe Marlin Hilliard & Hilliard Brothers of Florida

The Hispanic Scholarship Fund

The Tim & Karen Hixon Foundation

Charles R. Hoffman M.S.

Hoffman H30 Ranch Ltd

Holt Cat

Houston GPA Midstream Association

Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo

The Hubert Family

Philip & Karen Hunke

International Bank Of Commerce Zapata

Mr. & Mrs. A. C. Jones IV

George & Barbara Kain

Joan & Herb Kelleher Charitable Foundation

Craig R. & Muna S. Kelly

John G. & Marie Stella Kenedy Memorial Foundation

David & Hayley Killam

King Ranch, Inc.

The King Ranch Family Trust

Wayne & Joyce King

City of Kingsville

Fern E. Kirkley

The Caesar Kleberg Foundation for Wildlife Conservation

Kleberg County Sheriff’s Department

Kleberg First National Bank

Janell & Tio Kleberg

Mary Lewis Kleberg

Robert J. Kleberg & Helen C. Kleberg Foundation

R.M. Kleberg Research Foundation

Dr. & Mrs. Olan Kruse

Berdon Lawrence Family Foundation

Billy and Angie Lemmons

Mr. Ken Leonard of L&H Packing

Doris & Terry Looper

The Marathon Oil Foundation

Jane & Hugh McColl

JoAnn & J. Philip McCormick

Fred & Virginia McIntire

The Laurence & Pat McNeil Foundation

The Meadows Foundation

Mesteña, Inc.

Balous & Julie Miller

Dr. Patrick L. Mills, Sr. & Mrs. Pamela M. Mills

George P. Mitchell

Roberto & Trauterose Montoya Foundation

Merle and George Anne Muckleroy

Fred C. & Joan H. Nuesch

Palmer Foundation

Carl & Barbara Paul

J. Talmer & Corky Peacock

Pinnell Foundation

Sarah & Frances Porter

Col. (ret) Edward J. Preston, Jr.

Bill & Dolores Price

Price Drilling Company, Inc.

Quail Unlimited – South Texas Chapter

The Ed Rachal Foundation

Ellen & Edward Randall III

Hattie P. Reese

The Alice Gertrudis King Kleberg Reynolds Foundation

Riviera Telephone Company & Colston Family

Ralph Clark Russell & Family

Rolling Plains Quail Research Foundation

Safari Club International Foundation

The San Antonio Livestock Exposition

San Chicago Camp

Cynthia Schendel Nankervis


Maurice Schmidt & Rebecca Schmidt

Walter & Helen Bremer Sells

Richard & JoNell Shaw

Shad & Sarah Shaw

Thomas V. & Dorothy M. Shockley III

The William A. & Madeline Welder Smith Foundation

South Texas Academic Rising Scholars

South Texas Celebrity Weekend, Inc.

South Texas Higher Education Foundation

South Texas Quail Coalition

Stuart W. Stedman & The Neva & Wesley West Foundation

Jimmie & Barbara Steidinger

Richard & Susan Sugden Family

Superior Energy Services, Inc.

Peter & Fran Swenson

Mildred M. Talbert

T.L.L. Temple Foundation

Mike & Mary Terry

Texas AgFinance

Texas Pioneer Foundation

J.E. and Evelyn Turner

Walter Umphrey

The Late Gary and Joan Underbrink

The United States Army Engineering Research & Development Center

Valero Energy Corporation

In memory of James R. Dougherty by the Vaughan Family

Venada Oil & Gas

Verano Land Group

Bryan & Allison Wagner

Richard Wallrath Educational Foundation

Walton Family Foundation

The Robert Welch Foundation

Rob & Bessie Welder Wildlife Foundation

Jack R. & Loris J. Welhausen

Whataburger Restaurants

Edward & Linda Whitacre

Jim and Alinda Wikert

Pam & Ben F. Wilson III

Patsy & Charlie Winn

Bruce & Ruby Withers II

The Jess Y. Womack Family

Yarborough Foundation, Midland, Texas

Frank & Mary Yturria