Rhonda KershawService Director, Fall River and Somerset
Joining Community Connections in 1993 as relief help, Rhonda was quickly promoted to Instructor, Case Manager, Manager, Assistant Manager, and then Service Director in 2003. She brings 30 years of experience working with individuals with disabilities, vast knowledge of DDS and Medicaid regulations and Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities standards. Since obtaining her Associates in Science/Child Care Development from Bristol Community College in 1983, Rhonda has continued her education in areas related to Human services by maintaining her certification as an Instructor of Crisis Prevention Intervention since 1999. She is also a certified CPR instructor and has been a Human Rights Committee coordinator since 2011.
Understanding how important the role of fundraising is to the organization, Rhonda acts as Chair of the Fall River Spaghetti Supper Committee, a member of Walk-A-Thon planning committee, an attendee of the Gala by the Sea and volunteer of Classic by the Sea Charity Golf Tournamnet.