About Us

Trina Ramsey

tramsey AT commoncause DOT org 

Trina Ramsey is Common Cause’s director of major gifts.

Trina joins Common Cause after working for over 15 years as a fundraiser. During her career she has worked at the national and local level for organizations such as Bread for the World, League of Women Voters, and DC Habitat for Humanity. Her most recent position was with BoardSource, where she served as Director of Resource Development.

Trina is responsible for working to build the organization’s capacity to secure gifts from major donors. Her first goal is to successfully assist the organization with implementing the Benevon model at the national level and to pilot the model with four states this fiscal year. She successfully implemented the model for 3 years during her tenure as Development Director at DC Habitat for Humanity.
Trina holds a BS in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University.