Please Welcome Our New Development Director, C.T. Ransdell!

October 22, 2015 | | View Comments

We’re thrilled to announce our newest team member, C.T. Ransdell, Development Director at Design Museum Foundation. C.T. has a background in nonprofit development and fundraising, and believes good design changes our lives. “I’m very excited to work for Design Museum Foundation-  an organization that shows day in and day out how design can change the world, and makes it a shared experience that works for all.”

C.T. worked in resource development for six years at Generations Incorporated- an intergenerational literacy nonprofit organization. He served as the Director of Development, overseeing the development and implementation of the organization’s annual fundraising plan, and was responsible for meeting the organization’s $2M+ budget. His specialty in individual relationship management and organizing also comes from his work as Partner of Our Commonwealth, where he facilitated and accelerated friendship among emerging leaders in Greater Boston. 

Sam Aquillano, the Executive Director is also excited to have C.T. on board. “C.T.’s enthusiasm and experience is great to have on board to lead our development efforts nationwide. He has the passion for design, relationship building skills, and strategic mindset to really make an impact at Design Museum Foundation.”

In his new role for Design Museum Foundation, C.T. will be responsible for planning, developing, and implementing a comprehensive national fundraising strategy for the museum. You can reach C.T. at Please join us in welcoming him to our team and be sure to say hello at the next event!