Caryn Turgeon Individual Giving + Donor Engagement Manager

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Caryn Turgeon is the Manager of Individual Giving and Donor Engagement. She joined Umoja in April 2014 as an Education Projects Specialist.

In her current role, Caryn works closely with Umoja’s individual donors, plans the organization’s various events (both fundraising and volunteer), oversees all of the organization’s social media content, and takes great pride in managing Umoja’s Associates Board.

Prior to joining Umoja, Caryn managed early childhood and elementary arts education programming at Telfair Art Museums in Savannah, GA. She received her M.A. in Arts Administration with a focus in Arts Education and Nonprofit Management from Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD). In 2016, she was selected as an Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Chicago fellow.