PENCIL’s talented team is serious about creating change in our public schools. Their dedication and hard work give vital support to our programs, and make PENCIL a great place to work.

Christine Gorman

Associate Director of Institutional Advancement

As Associate Director of Institutional Advancement, Christine manages the support and growth of PENCIL’s relationships with public and private foundations, as well as our individual giving relationships. She also oversees the Resource Development team’s systems and operations.


Prior to joining PENCIL Christine worked at the Wildlife Conservation Society, where she managed the organization’s membership program for corporate donors, as well as the organization’s participation in EarthShare, a non-profit federation that connects people and workplaces with ways to support environmental causes. She also supported the Corporate Relations team’s efforts to secure corporate support for domestic and international programming.


Christine is a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor of Arts in Social and Cultural History. While there, she participated in the National History Honor Society.

Christine Gorman