Yasmin Shah Tomkinson

Executive Director


Yasmin Shah Tomkinson came to the Cape Fear Literacy Council as a volunteer tutor in 2002. It was a great experience, and she was very pleased to join the staff in 2004. As Executive Director, she enjoys working strategically to ensure that CFLC continues to thrive.  She is motivated by our adult learners and the volunteers who help them reach their goals.

Yasmin studied Education and American History at Vassar College and earned an MBA with a concentration in Non-Profit Management from Boston University. She worked for education-focused non-profits in rural Utah, Los Angeles, Baltimore, and Boston before moving to Wilmington.  Yasmin enjoys hiking, reading, and making chocolate chip pancakes with her daughter on Saturday mornings.