Greensboro, N.C., March 11, 2024 – Rhonda Anderson, President and Chief Operating Officer of the YMCA of Greensboro, has been selected to serve on the YMCA of the USA National Board of Directors. Anderson is one of five newly appointed board members who will contribute to the organization's mission of providing national resources for the 2,600 Ys across the country.

With an impressive background in leadership and experience in both the nonprofit and corporate sectors, Anderson brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the board. She joined the YMCA of Greensboro in February 2020, after serving as the Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice President of the YMCA of Greater Charlotte for two and a half years and the President and Chief Operating Officer of The Community YMCA in Red Bank, N.J. for five years. Prior to her work with the Y, Anderson held several leadership positions within national brands including Johnson & Johnson and Pearson.

Anderson's appointment to the YMCA of the USA National Board of Directors is a testament to her exceptional leadership skills and dedication to the YMCA movement. Her extensive experience in leading YMCAs of various sizes, coupled with her background in corporate management, has positioned her well to contribute to the strategic direction and growth of the organization.

In addition to her new role with the YMCA of the USA, Anderson currently serves on several local boards, including The Community Foundation of Greater Greensboro, Guilford Technical Community College Foundation Inc., Greensboro Sports Council and NC State Alliances of YMCAs. Her involvement in these organizations highlights her commitment to making a positive impact in the community and her dedication to fostering collaboration and partnerships.

"I am honored to have been selected to serve the Y in this capacity," said Anderson. "I have always strived to elevate and promote the Y's mission and vision both professionally and personally. I am humbled by the opportunity to work alongside other talented individuals to further the mission on a national scale."

As a member of the YMCA of the USA National Board of Directors, Anderson will play a crucial role in shaping the future of the organization and ensuring its continued success in providing resources and support to YMCAs nationwide.

About the YMCA of Greensboro
The YMCA of Greensboro is a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening the community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The organization was founded in 1889 with a mission to put Judeo-Christian principles into practice through programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. Through its seven branches and YMCA Camp Weaver, the YMCA of Greensboro is strengthening the foundations of the community through its wide range of programs and services for individuals of all ages and backgrounds. For more information on the YMCA of Greensboro, visit