Edna M. Togba

Donor Engagement Manager

Edna M. Togba joined the Davis Phinney Foundation in October 2022 as the Donor Engagement Manager. Edna has over 10 years of experience in the nonprofit sector. Most recently, Edna served as the Chief Development Officer at Chicago Sinfonietta, the nation’s most diverse and innovative orchestra, where she managed fundraising efforts for the organization. She also serves on the board of directors of D-Composed, a Black music collective and arts incubator in Chicago.

Edna earned a Masters Degree in Art History from Northwestern University (Contemporary Black Art) and a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Wesleyan University (College of Letters). Edna has lived and worked in New York City, Los Angeles, San Francisco, and Paris, France. She lives on the lakefront in Chicago and is an artist interested in capturing joy and changing landscapes.

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