Cynthia J. Armour, CFRE has advised charities and other nonprofits for 29 years. She has extended her services to crawfordconnect as a Senior Search Consultant since 2017 and has supported multiple placements. Her expertise as a facilitator, trainer and coach in strategy, governance and fund development has been informed by work with more than 200 boards and leadership teams. She’s particularly adept at understanding the needs of organizations searching for their next chief executive or senior fundraiser.
Cynthia holds an honours certificate from York University’s Voluntary Sector Leadership Program formerly offered through the Schulich School of Business. She received her Certified FundRaising Executive (CFRE) designation in 1995 and has met strict recertification criteria every three years since. Cynthia served as a Subject Matter Expert with CFRE International, researched and authored feature articles, was Charity Village’s fundraising columnist for four years and remains a highly acclaimed presenter both at conferences and online presentations. She is steadfast in upholding governance and fund development standards within the profession.
Organizations served with crawfordconnect:
- Bayview Glen
- Mackenzie Health Foundation (multiple searches)
- Oakville & Milton Humane Society
- Social Planning Toronto
- Street Haven