A scholarship from the University of Miami "changed my life and opened my eyes to a whole different world."
—Judi Prokop Newman
Bob and Judi Newman are generous supporters of the Frost School of Music and the Frost Band of the Hour at the University of Miami, and the University of Miami School of Business Administration. Their gift made the new Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Alumni Center at the University of Miami possible. They are also naming donors of the Robert and Judi Prokop Newman Box Office at the Ziff Ballet Opera House at the Adrienne Arsht Center, the Robert and Judi Newman Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Denver, and the Robert and Judi Newman Center for Theatre Education at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.
Bob Newman is founder of Greenwood Gulch Ventures in Cherry Hills Village, Colorado, which provides financial and strategic support to technology companies. He also is co-founder and former director of the software company J.D. Edwards (now Oracle). Bob Newman is on the Board of the Denver Center for the Performing Arts and the Denver Art Museum as well as an Emeritus Trustee for the University of Denver.
Judi Newman is president of the Newman Family Foundation in Denver, Colorado and recently accepted a board position at the Denver Botanical Gardens. She worked for United Airlines in the Computer Technology, Airline Maintenance and Apollo Reservation Divisions. She has served on the boards of the Colorado Symphony Association, the Lutheran Family Services, the Art and Culture Committee of the Denver Foundation, the University of Denver Campaign for Music and Theater, and the National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts. Judi Newman is a trustee of the University of Miami and member of the Frost School of Music advisory board.