Tim Torgerson

Senior Director of Principal Partnerships

Tim has over 30 years of fund raising and non-profit management experience including major gifts, annual giving, planned giving and capital development.  

In 2000, Tim joined the American Cancer Society to serve as Director of Capital Development for the Midwest Division.  Tim has extensive experience closing large contributions including in 2003 when he and the Midwest Division team closed a $7.5 million gift for Hope Lodge which at that time was the largest current gift to the American Cancer Society in its history.
In 2007, Tim joined the American Cancer Society National Home Office to serve as the Director of Institutional Funding where he coordinates national relationships with large private and corporate foundations
Since joining the American Cancer Society in 2001, Tim has raised or been part of teams that have generated over $45 million for Hope Lodge and other ACS programs. He has closed four seven-figure and seventeen six-figure gifts in his tenure.
Prior to joining the American Cancer Society, Tim served in development and senior management positions with the YMCA, The Salvation Army, St. Andrew’s Church and Opportunity Partners.
Tim is married to Carol and they are parents of two adult children.
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