Former UNI football player, wife donate $1 million to UNI-Dome renovation
A member of the powerhouse early-1990s Panther football team has pledged a seven-figure gift to renew the UNI-Dome for the next generation.
While at the University of Northern Iowa, Brad Baumler ‘93 played an integral role in the Panther linebacker corps, including the 1992 squad that finished with a 12-2 record. Graduating with a degree in industrial technology, Brad, along with his wife Mary Lynn, have invested $1 million to show their support for Panther student-athletes.
“The UNI-Dome is symbolic of the university itself,” said Baumler. “When you think about UNI, you think about that Dome. Our facilities at UNI need to be the best, and it starts out with a major campaign like this to help set the stage for the future. We need to get this project done and moving. It’s time.”