Who Are The Big Donors In The 9th District Race?

Aug 2, 2019

As the 9th Congressional District special election enters the home stretch, Democrat Dan McCready has a large cash advantage over Republican Dan Bishop.

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McCready has $1.8 million cash on hand at the end of the second quarter compared with $344,000 for Bishop.

Inside Politics, working with the Charlotte Ledger newsletter, has compiled a list of the second-quarter Charlotte donors who have given more than $1,000 in this race. See McCready's and Bishop's top donors below.

 

McCready Donors

Janice Anderson, retired, $1,000 on May 12th

James Andrews, not employed, contributions totaling $3,000 YTD

Marjorie Andrews, self employed, contributions totaling $3,500 YTD

Benjamin Antanaitis, credit risk analytics consultant, contributions totaling $2,100 YTD

James Babb, executive at Bahakel Communications, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Mary Lou Babb, not employed, contributions totaling $5,800 YTD

John M. Barry, chief executive at Barry, Evans, Josephs And Snipes, $1,000 on May 30th

Katherine B. Belk, not employed, contributions totaling $3,500 YTD

Anne E. Bowles, physician at Carolinas HealthCare System, $1,400 on May 9th

Samuel B. Bowles, managing director at Threadridge Investment Partners, $2,000 on June 30th

Charles Bowman, banker at Bank of America, $2,000 on June 30th

Robert Branan, self employed financial manager, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Jonathan E. Buchan, attorney at Essex Richards, contributions totaling $1,250 YTD

Peter C. Buck, retired, $2,000 on June 19

Jennie Buckner, former editor of the Charlotte Observer, contributions totaling $4,300 YTD

Mary Lou Cagle, retired, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Hal T. Clarke, retired, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Michael Clement, public relations for Straight Insights, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

David I. Cohen, founder of Simcah Capital Management, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Philip Colaco, investment banker at Deloitte Corporate Finance, $2,800 on June 30th

Malcomb Coley, partner Ernst & Young, $2,800 on June 30th

Lori Collins, executive at CLT Joules, contributions totaling $1,200 YTD

Wayne Cooper, retired, $2,800 on June 27th 

Thomas Cottingham, not employed, $1,000 on June 24th

William R. Cuthbertson, retired, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Catharine De Lacy, not employed, $2,000 on June 22nd

Mark A Dickson, retired, $1,000 on June 8th

James M. Doyle, self-employed, contributions totaling $3,300 YTD

Mike Drendel, banker SVB Leerink, $1,000 on May 2nd

Theresa Drew, partner at Deloitte, contributions totaling $1,000 YTD

Nancy Duncan, homemaker, contributions totaling $1,600 YTD

Anita Dunn, retired, contributions totaling $2,100 YTD

Porter J. Durham, attorney at McGuire Woods, contributions totaling $2,900 YTD

Ric Elias, CEO of Red ventures, $2,000 on May 1

David Erdman, attorney at Erdman & Hockfield, contributions totaling $1,300 YTD

Mark W. Erwin, CEO of Erwin Capital, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Eric Eskioglu, neurosurgeon at Novant, $2,000 on June 29th

Elizabeth Fender, not employed, contributions totaling $1,500 YTD

Thomas Finke, chief executive at Barings, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Elizabeth Fleming, retired, $5,600 on May 14th

Alma Adams for Congress, congresswoman, $1,000 on June 29th

Eileen Friars, retired, contributions  totaling $5,600 YTD

Marilyn Friddle, in sales at Monarch Wine, $1,000 on May 13th

Laura Grace, principal at Babb Linville Lake, LLC, contributions totaling $1,750 YTD

Robert Granow, works in finance for CommScope, contributions totaling 1,200 YTD

Joy Greene, associate with Fidelity Bank, $1,000 on June 18 

Amy Grissom, retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Clay Grubb, chief executive of Grubb Properties, $1,000 on June 27th

Bram Hall, entrepreneur with Kabook LLC, contributions totaling $1,500 YTD

Deb Hanna, retired, contributions totaling $3,500 YTD

John Harris, chief executive of Lincoln Harris, $1,000 on June 30 

Aubrey Hilliard, Samuel B. Bowles joined the N.C. Board of Transportation in August 2018.

Steven Hockfield, attorney with Erdman & Hockfield, contributions totaling $1,000 YTD

Charles Hodges, real estate broker with New Forum, $1,000 on June 27

Andy Horwitz, chief executive at Black Mountain Systems, $1,000 on June 30

James Hynes, consultant, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

James Jackson, retired, $1,000 on June 27

Katherine James, CPA, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Andy Johnston, co-founder Seven Mile Advisors, $2,800 on June 29

Ghazale Johnston, COO of Daymaker, $2,800 on June 29

Omar Jorge, partner 500 Foods LLC, contributions totaling $2,400 YTD

Mary Joyce, principal Mary Joyce Consulting, $2,800 on June 28

Kelly Katterhagen, managing director Black Arch Partners, $2,800 on June 30

Hatcher B. Kincheloe, not employed, $1,000 on May 13

Stephen Landers, retired, $2,800 on June 29

Jennifer Levin, not employed, $1,000 on May 15

Hal Levinson, attorney with Moore & Van Allen, $1,000 on June 27

Mark Love, CEO of MK Love Inc., $1,000 on June 24

Hugh Lynch, president Five Henry LLC, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Margaret Marshall, board member Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, $1,000 on June 26

Hugh McColl, former chief executive of Bank of America, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Beth Monaghan, retired and former Republican primary opponent against Dan Bishop, contributiosn totaling $2,800 YTD

Jon Moore, attorney with Brown Moore & Associates, $1,000 on June 25

Lewis Morris, retired, $2,000 on May 9

Thruston Morton, investment banker, $2,500 on June 27

Gwynne Movius, not employed, $1,000 on June 18

Daniel Murray, physician executive at OptumCare, $1,000 on June 17

Carmen Odom, health care policy consultant, contributions totaling $1,000 YTD

Richard Osborne, retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Clarinda Patterson, CEO of Lynn Wood Foundation, contributions totaling $1,500 YTD

Anne Perper, volunteer, $1,000 on June 30

Laurence Polsky, director of the Levine Foundation, $1,000 on May 21

Mary Pratt, retired, $1,000 on June 29

David Pyle, retired, contributions totaling $1,650 YTD

Derek Raghavan, president Levine Cancer Institute, $1,000 on June 17 

Harris Rainey, unemployed, $1,000 on May 29

Henry Ralston, attorney with Robinson & Bradshaw, $1,000 on May 21

Stephen Rhyne, self employed energy developer, contributions totaling $2,750 YTD

William Rice, urologist, $2,800 on May 13

William Rikard, retired, contributions totaling $1,500 YTD

Russell Robinson, attorney with Robinson & Bradshaw, contributions totaling $1,250 YTD

Sally Robinson, retired, contributions totaling $1,250 YTD

Patricia Rodgers, president of Rogers Builders, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Lynn Salton, agent with HM Properties, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Russell Salton, retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Russell Schwartz, attorney with Horack Talley, $1,000 on June 25

Bill Senhauser, banker with Wells Fargo, $2,800 on June 29

Rebecca Senhauser, retired, $2,800 on June 29

Mustafa Shahkhan, dentist, $2,800 on June 30

Stephenson Shuford, executive Shurtape Technologies, $2,800 on June 30

Margaret Siegel, physician, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Marc Silverman, owner M. David Properties, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Elizabeth Simmons, not employed, $2,800 on June 25

Walker Simmons, partner Pimlico Capital, $2,800 on June 29

Caroline Sink, attorney with Robinson & Bradshaw, contributions totaling $2,500 YTD

Robert Sink, attorney with Robinson & Bradshaw, contributions totaling $2,100 YTD

Scott Smith Jr., editor American City Business Journals, $2,800 on May 9

Melanie Spencer, research Atrium Health, $1,000 on June 23

Vivek Tayal, physician with Carolinas Medical Center, $1,000 on June 1

Nancy Teaf, not employed, various contributions totaling $4,300 TYD

Chris Teat, retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

James I. Teat Jr., retired, various contributions totaling $5,550 YTD

Ann Temple, information requested, $2,000 on June 30 ($3,000 YTD)

Burnet Tucker, human resources consultant with Burnet Tucker Consulting, $100 on June 18 ($1,100 YTD)

Gerald Tylman, fraud prevention specialist with Greenway Solutions, $2,800 on June 27

Katherine Vest, chef with Aga Thyme, $2,800 on June 28

Robert A. Vest, principal and managing director with Red Stone Equity Partners, $2,800 on June 28

Elizabeth Wahls, retired, $2,800 on May 14

William Walker, medical director with Novant Health, $500 on June 24 ($1,250 YTD)

Byron Walthall, physician with Hospice and Community Care of Rock Hill, $1,000 on May 30

H. Thomas Webb III, CEO of Faison, various contributions totaling $2,250 YTD

Will Whitley, partner with New South Properties, various contributions totaling $1,200 YTD

Eric Wilkins, investor with Pamlico Capital, various contributions totaling $4,200 YTD

Marylyn Williams, retired, various contributions totaling $1,000 YTD

Sarah Woelfel, not employed, various contributions totaling $1,350 YTD

Manuel Zapata, engineer with Zapata Engineering, various contributions totaling $3,500 YTD

Emily Zimmern, retired, various contributions totaling $2,600 YTD

 

Bishop Donors

Clay Adams, Adams Beverages of NC, $2,000 on May 5

Ramon Ardizzone, vice chair with EDCI Holdings, $2,000 on May 8

Edwin Barnes, self-employed attorney, contributions totaling $4,200 YTD

Robert Barnett, president of Bealer Wholesaler, contributions totaling $2,025 YTD

Beth Beuley, homemaker, $2,800 on June 24

Ken Beuley, CEO of the Keith Corp. $2,800 on June 24

David Bishop, attorney with Bishop, Dulaney and Joyner, $2,800 on June 8

J. Street Brewer Jr., investor with The Brewer Group, $2,800 on June 13

Parker Cains, sales with Dell Technology, $1,000 on June 17

James Howard Cherry, owner of Carolina Made, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Linda Cherry, owner/president of Carolina Made, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Joe Cogdill, lawyer with Milazzo Webb, $1,000 on May 14

Steve Cornwell, investor with Strangler Cos., $2,800 on May 16

Martha Curran, $1,000 on May 1

Scott Davenport, self-employed dentist, $1,000 on June 17

George Dewey IV, chairman of Aston Properties, $1,000 on June 8

Roddey Dowd III, executive with Charlotte Pipe, $1,000 on June 4

Roddey Dowd Jr., executive with Charlotte Pipe, $2,800 on June 4

W. Frank Dowd IV, executive with Charlotte Pipe, $2,800 on June 4

Nancy Downing, homemaker, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Edmund Driggs, City Council member, $1,000 on June 11

James East, self-employed engineer, $1,000 on June 21

Katrina Emanuel, retired, $1,000 on May 11

Justin Favaro, self-employed doctor, $2,800 on June 14

John C. Fennebresque, attorney with McGuire Woods, $2,600 on June 8

Jim Fitzsimmons, owner of Devco, contributions totaling $4,500 YTD

Bruce Flachs, Synergy Coverage Solutions insurance, contributions totaling $2,250 YTD

Robert Gallagher, chairman and CEO of Good Will Publishing, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Norm George, retired, $1,000 on June 18

Kenneth Gill, president of CPI Security, $2,800 on June 17

Melvin Graham, self-employed, $1,000 on June 27

Cynthia Grim, retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

James R. Guy, self-employed real estate, $2,800 on June 1

E. Hooper Hardison Jr., executive with Charlotte Pipe, $2,800 on June 4

Edward Hardison, executive at Charlotte Pipe, $1,000 on June 4

James Harris, CFO of Coke Consolidated, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Monica Harris, homemaker, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

W.F. Harris, president of W.F. Harris Lighting, $1,000 on June 27

Frank Harrison, CEO of Coke Consolidated, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Barbara Henson, homemaker, $2,800 on June 7

Thomas Henson, self-employed attorney, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Ivan Hinrichs, retired, contributions totaling $3,800 YTD

Thomas P. Hollowell, (none), contributions totaling $5,400 YTD

Stephania Hovis, Greystar, $1,000 on May 7

William Hutaff III, executive with Charlotte Pipe, $1,500 on June 4

Aleanne Kennelly, homemaker, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Kevin Kennelly Sr., retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Eric Laster, construction manager at Edifice Inc., contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

S. William Lehew III, divisional director with Hines Real Estate Securities, $1,000 on May 14

David Longo, CEO of CBI, $2,800 on May 22

George Mahoney, retired, $1,000 on June 28

M. McGarry, retired, $1,000 on June 17

Leonard Minch, self-employed in politics, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Jennifer Miralia, homemaker, $2,800 on May 16

Tom Moore, retired, $1,000 on June 16

George A. Morgan III, Morgan Real Estate Inc., contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Ivan Mothershead, retired, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Bradford Muller, Charlotte Pipe marketing, contributions  totaling $1,500 YTD

Kenneth O’Connell, self-employed accountant, $1,000 on June 7

Richard Parsons, retired Bank of America executive, contributions totaling $4,800 YTD

Hershel Patel, associate at Wells Fargo, $2,800 on June 29

Ravi Patel, hospitality with SREE Hotels, $1,000 on June 20

Vinay Patel, hotel management with Spree Hotel, contributions totaling $3,800 YTD

Edwin Peacock, retired financial adviser with Northwestern Mutual, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Howard Phillips, retired, contributions totaling $5,300 YTD

Rodney Pitts, chairman of Southern Elevator, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Donald G. Pomeroy II, management with STM Industries, $2,800 in June 20

Veri Purdy, managing partner of Cadrillion Capital, $1,000 on June 30

George Rohe, self-employed accountant, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Felix Sabates, executive at HMP Services, $2,700 in June 17

Lawrence Shaheen, attorney with Carolina Revaluation Services, contributions totaling $2,500 YTD

Donald Sherrill, retired partner with Steelfab, contributions totaling $4,000 YTD

Thomas Skains, retired board member, $2,500 on June 17

Marcus Smith, CEO of Speedway Motorsports, $2,800 on June 14

Lauren Steele, retired, contributions totaling $1,000 YTD

Sanford Steelman Jr., retired, $1,000 on June 7

Jeff Tarte, MGT consultant with Cribb Philbeck, $1,045 on June 17

H. Tate, (none), $1,500 on June 30

Bryan Taylor, retired, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Donald Thompson, seniors housing and care with Maxwell Group, contributions totaling $5,600 YTD

Joshua Toman, consultant with Phoenix Legal Innovations, $1,000 on May 8

Brittnie Troutman, finance with Atria Wealth, contributions totaling $1,300 YTD

Paul Vadnais, retired, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Sylvia Van Hoy, retired, contributions totaling $2,000 YTD

Vickie Walker, retired, $1,000 on May 23

Edward Jenner Wood, Realtor with Royal Creek, $1,000 on June 13