Stout Systems was a Game Changer sponsor of the University Musical Society Ovation Spring Gala, which took place on May 14, 2016 at Crisler Center in Ann Arbor. Stout Systems was proud to join honorary chairs Jim and Sarah Harbaugh, chairs Sarah and Dan Nicoli, and University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel, Ford Motor Company Fund and the DTE Energy Foundation to help UMS to provide excellent education experiences for K-12 and university students and the greater community. Congratulations to honorees DTE Energy Foundation Educator of the Year Ann Arbor Public Schools Wines Elementary music teacher Beth McNally and School of the Year Ann Arbor Public Schools Allen Elementary!
“Our company continues to be a proud supporter of UMS and its mission,” said Stout Systems President John W. Stout. “I was privileged to be a member of Ovation’s Honorary Committee in supporting UMS and arts education.”
Pictured (left-to-right): UM Associate Athletic Director Kurt Svoboda and Joanna Goldstein (Stout Systems guests), Pioneer High School Director of Bands David Leach and Mary Leach (Stout Systems guests), Gail Ferguson Stout, Honorary Committee member and University of Michigan President Mark Schlissel, Kaye Champagne (Stout Systems guest), Honorary Chairs Head Football Coach Jim Harbaugh and Sarah Harbaugh, UMS President Kenneth C. Fischer, Stout Systems President John W. Stout.