CHARMAINE’S BIO

Charmaine Samaraweera Torma, founder and president of Charmaine Torma Consulting LLC (CTC), is a highly creative and dedicated nonprofit specialist with 20 years’ experience working with organizations of all types, sizes, and operating budgets. She partners with NPOs to help them get it together.

Before founding CTC, Charmaine served as the Vice President of College Relations at Holy Cross College in Notre Dame, Indiana where she managed constituent relations, fund development, marketing and communications, and special events. Simultaneously, she was an adjunct development consultant for Catholic School Management, a firm providing comprehensive services in all areas of Catholic school life and operation.

Charmaine likes to relax by going to the theatre or to comedy shows, especially improvisation. Even though she’s not theatrically gifted, Charmaine has developed training programs that incorporates her expertise as a Certified Fundraising Executive with black box theatre and improv techniques. These trainings, help to relax trainees while learning how to GIT.

In her 20 year NPO career, Charmaine has worked with:

  • Advocacy
  • K-12 schools
  • Higher educational institutions
  • Mentoring and Scholarship
  • Professional Membership Associations
  • Religious organizations
  • Social Service
  • Theatres

Charmaine can come to your organization to speak and train your team. Contact us to learn more.