Rhonda has been in education for over 23 years and has specialized in higher education for 20 years.
She holds Bachelor Degrees in Dental Hygiene and Physical Education, a Master’s Degree in School Counseling, a Specialist in Education degree in Educational Psychology, and a Doctoral Degree in Education and Administrative Leadership.
Her educational background has provided her the opportunity to work with youth and adults in an educational and counseling setting. Her vast array of professional experiences has allowed her to develop strong leadership, communication, business and research skills.
Rhonda is the co-founder of Pawsitive Works and states, “It never seems like work, this is my passion – canines and education/learning.” Her heart is this organization and believes so strongly in making a difference in the lives of youth and dogs in every community.
Rhonda grew up in Southern California but would tell you that she feels most at home in Missoula, MT where she currently lives with her fiancé Douglas and two adopted shelter mutts. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, camping, gardening, baking, volunteering at the Humane Society and jogging with her puppy Digger.