Assistant to President/CEO and Operations Manager
“Getting to know Fort Wayne and see people’s generosity first hand is one of my favorite things about working at the Community Foundation. That, and the people I work with who all have a passion for making Fort Wayne a great place to be.” – Rhonda Pequignot, Assistant to President & CEO and Operations Manager
Rhonda Pequignot, Assistant to President & CEO and Operations Manager, has been with the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne since February of 2005. She is responsible for operations of our beautiful building, managing the President & CEO’s schedule, and working with the various volunteers, committees, and board members to coordinate and prepare for meetings.
Rhonda is originally from Butler, Indiana and went to school at IPFW (now Purdue Fort Wayne) where she earned a bachelor’s degree in Public Affairs. Rhonda started her career as a tax researcher at KPMG LLP in Fort Wayne where she worked for four years before transferring to the Washington, D.C. office for another five years as the Marketing Manager. After working in the for-profit industry for her whole career, Rhonda was intrigued by the nonprofit industry and came back to Fort Wayne to take a position with the Community Foundation of Greater Fort Wayne.
Rhonda has one son, James, with her husband Mike. They love to travel and spend time with family and recently vacationed in Cuba!