Edna M. Togba, MA
Donor Engagement Manager
Edna joined the Foundation in 2022 as its Donor Engagement Manager. With over a decade of experience in the nonprofit sector, Edna brings a wealth of knowledge and a deep commitment to building meaningful connections.
Edna’s journey is marked by a track record of success in fostering philanthropic relationships. Before joining the Foundation, she earned a Master’s in art history from Northwestern University and served as the Chief Development Officer at the Chicago Sinfonietta, where she played a pivotal role in advancing the orchestra’s diverse and innovative mission.
Edna thrives on cultivating a vibrant community of donors and supporters, and her genuine passion for our mission shines through as she forges meaningful relationships and connects philanthropic individuals to our impactful programs, research, and content. Edna’s ability to understand and honor our supporters’ unique motivations and aspirations allows her to foster a sense of shared purpose and impact.
When Edna isn’t working, you’ll find her spending time in nature, exploring new destinations, and making art.