Michelle Rhodd ’87
Nominating Committee Chair
Alumni Association Board of Directors

Favorite Wheaton professor: “My favorite professor was [late associate provost and professor of economics] Gordon “Gordy” Weil.”

Passion to serve: “I decided to join the board as a way to give back to Wheaton. The education I received at Wheaton allowed me to be successful in many areas of my life. It is important to me that I use my skills and experience to further the college’s work.”

Alumni Volunteer History 

  • APAC Volunteer, 2010-Present

Current Profession:

  • Governance Advantage LLC (DC): Principal, 2016-Present
    Governance Advantage is a consulting firm.  We leverage proven management, administrative and governance expertise to help clients define their strategic direction and set organizational priorities.

Professional Background:

  • National Restaurant Association (Washington, DC) – Director, Board Operations and Corporate Secretary, 2009-2016
  • American Red Cross (Washington, DC) – Assistant Corporate Secretary, 2003-2007
  • Centrus Energy Corp (Bethesda, MD) – Assistant Corporate Secretary, 2000-2003

Academic Background:

  • Johns Hopkins University, Carey Business School, MBA
  • Johns Hopkins University, Carey Business School, Leadership Development Program Certificate
  • University of Manchester, LLM International Business Law
  • University of Manchester, Diploma in Legal Studies
  • Wheaton College, BA, International Relations