Larry Dorame


Dedication, commitment, and faithfulness all characterize Larry Dorame, whose seven-year career in the development field includes working with community non-profits and the Catholic community.

Over the years he has gained expertise in board development, donor cultivation, parish stewardship, nonprofit management, and best practices in marketing.  Larry creatively conceives and promotes major fund-raising activities that serve to unify communities in the process of supporting well-defined and worthy causes.

Prior to joining Ruotolo Associates, Larry managed to master the delicate balance between work and personal life in a way that efficiently and joyfully blended activities in the workplace, family life, and faith. His work-ethic has brought volunteers and staff members together in a variety of successful endeavors such as raising funds to build a multi-million-dollar, state of the art media center at the Scottsdale Boys and Girls Club (Scottsdale, AZ), to establish a $5 million annual giving fund at Bourgade Catholic High School (Phoenix, AZ) and to create a $1.8 million endowment fund at St. Timothy Catholic Church (Mesa, AZ); all of which will help to leave a lasting legacy for generations to come.

Larry earned his BA in Non-Profit Leadership and Management at Arizona State University. An avid supporter of his Alma Mater, Larry and his wife of five years, Casey, enjoy Arizona State University athletics, extended family activities and travel. They are parents to daughters Emily and Amelia.