Rhonda Saunders

Rhonda Saunders is Project Play WNY Program Coordinator at the Community Foundation. In her role, she assists with Project Play WNY, an initiative launched by the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation, to ensure all children in Western New York have the opportunity to be active through sports and build physical literacy. Rhonda supports the initiative by managing the administrative activities and provides logistical and operational support to the Project Play WNY team. She also works closely with the Project Play WNY Advisory Council and Working Groups to coordinate the collective impact model of the initiative.

Prior to joining the Community Foundation, Rhonda worked in various positions at UBMD Pediatrics for 14 years, most recently as a Program Coordinator, where she managed the day-to-day operations of Fellowship Programs in Graduate Medical Education to promote the educational mission of the program. Previously, she worked as Division Office Manager and as Administrative Assistant.

Rhonda attended SUNY Erie Community College for Computer Information Systems.