Other prominent Trump donors on the council include Harold Hamm of Continental Resources, Paul Singer of Elliot Management, New England Patriots owner Bob Kraft, and M Crowd Restaurant owner Ray Washburne. "You need to have public health professionals, you need somebody who represents the grocery workers, somebody who represents hospitality workers, and so on.". "President Trump, who has already brought together the private sector and federal government for unprecedented collaboration during the COVID-19 pandemic, is beginning a dialogue with prominent and successful individuals across multiple industries with different backgrounds and skillsets for the monumental task of re-opening the American economy," Deere wrote. Mills owned by Sierra Pacific Industries not pictured. She and her husband donated $300 million to NYU's hospital and medical school, and the medical center is named after them, according to Forbes. Lauder was a deputy assistant secretary of defense for NATO affairs and the American ambassador to Austria, and is one of Trump's informal advisors on Israeli relations, per Forbes. Bernie Marcus donated over $7 million to multiple super PACs that seek to re-elect Trump in 2020. Get the latest breaking news delivered straight to your inbox. The family of former construction company owner Paul Pogue, who had pled guilty to underpaying his taxes, donated more than $200,000 before Trump granted Pogue clemency. Still, Forbes reports that Trump's campaign accepted donations from 90 billionaires during the current election cycle. Bernie Marcus donated over $7 million to multiple super PACs that seek to re-elect Trump in 2020. Bernie Marcus donated over $7 million to multiple super PACs that seek to re-elect Trump in 2020. Source of wealth: Ashley Furniture HomeStore. Peltz personally gave $85,000 to Donald Trump in 2016 and 2017. For some of Trump's donors, financially supporting the president came at a cost. Paulson has supported the President since 2016, having donated $250,000 to Trump's first campaign. Meet the billionaires bankrolling Trump's 2020 campaign. Donald Trump has even publicly thanked Marcus on Twitter: The family of former construction company owner Paul Pogue, who had pled guilty to underpaying his taxes, donated more than $200,000 before Trump granted Pogue clemency. The 2020 presidential election is just a year away and before you know we will all be heading for the voting booth. POLITICS: Marcus has emerged as one of Donald Trump’s biggest supporters, giving $7 million to help get Trump elected and another $7.9 million backing the GOP during the 2018 midterms. "And you do have to question whether some of these people would have been included if they weren't major financial supporters of the president and his party.".