Contributing Partners

We have been fortunate to have patriotic professionals, well-known businesses, and helpful individuals volunteer to make the Cupertino Veterans Memorial a success. Because of the many volunteers who continue to support the Cupertino Veterans Memorial Corporation, your donations can be 100% used towards the development and placement of the Veterans Memorial in Cupertino’s Memorial Park.

You too can join us in this effort.  If you would like to volunteer to contribute in any way, contact:

Veterans Memorial Design Team


  • Corky (retired Telecommunications manager) and Donna Axelson (Technology Resource Teacher)
  • John (retired VP Finance Kaiser Aerospace and Electronics) and Marcia Chapin
  • Peter Cheung, restauranteur
  • Kathleen A. Elliott, Entrepreneurial Project Management
  • Ray Gamma, Veteran
  • Ray (retired VP Coldwell Banker Richard Ellis) and Marilee Garland
  • Sandy James, 2 time mayor of Cupertino, CUSD School Board (2 time President of the Board)
  • John Muskivitch
  • Michael Lashen, restaurateur, Cupertino Citizen of the Year
  • Paul Lettieri, The Guzzardo Partnership, Inc., San Francisco
  • Bill (Assistant Controller, Thomas Kinkade) and Jackie Ogdon
  • Ralph Otte, Veteran
  • Terry Peterson, Veteran
  • Julie Stewart, EETT (Enhancing Education Through Technology) Coordinator
  • Jim Wheeler, (retired VP of Operations, networking industry) webmaster
  • Dennis Whittaker, Cupertino Citizen of the Year