Rhonna Wade is an Arkansas native with a passion for social initiatives and community collaboration. She credits her desire and passion for social justice to her African roots of community and family.
For six years, Rhonna worked with Just Communities of Arkansas as their Youth Program Director. As a trained facilitator, she has facilitated 1000+ workshops with over 9000+ individuals from various organizations and companies around the country. Her interactive training method enabled to lead conversations and guide change from people of all ages starting with 5th grade students and leading to corporate CEOs. During those workshops she discussed topics of inclusion, acceptance and diversity in the increasingly changing world that surrounds us.
She is currently the Affiliate HR Director at the Arkansas Community Foundation. She is tasked with the support and development of a team of 28 executive directors who all manage local affiliate offices.
She is an active community member engaging in as well as serving on boards of various organizations throughout the state such as the Association of Fundraising Professionals (Arkansas Chapter) , The Arkansas Association of Black Professionals, and the Junior League of Little Rock