troubleshooting Question

ColdFusion Convert Query to an Array for Shuffle

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ColdFusion Language
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Currently we have an array that spits out in a footer to shuffle our site sponsors

<cfset arrSponsors = ListToArray(
'<a href="http://www.fmanet.org/memberdirectory/member-details.cfm?id=102951">Clark Metal Products Co.</a>,
<a href="http://www.fmanet.org/memberdirectory/member-details.cfm?id=139608">General Sheet Metal Works Inc.</a>
')/>
<cfset CreateObject("java","java.util.Collections").Shuffle(arrSponsors)/>

<cfoutput>
    <cfloop array="#arrSponsors#" index="i">
        <dd>#i#</dd>
    </cfloop>
</cfoutput>

If I want to replace the hard-coded list with a query  how do I get that to shuffle?

  <cfloop query = "getSupporters">
 <cfoutput>
<dd><a href="#getSupporters.SiteSupportersURL#">#getSupporters.SiteSupportersName#</a></dd>
</cfoutput>
</cfloop>
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