Rhonda is a Certified Management Accountant and obtained her Honors Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration and her MBA from the Ivey Business School at the University of Western Ontario. She taught accounting at Ivey for six years, as well as researched and authored teaching cases for the HBA and MBA programs.
Rhonda left academia to pursue a career with American Express, where she held various Marketing management positions before moving to the insurance industry with Lombard Canada, a Fairfax Financial company.
Rhonda has now been at CAA for 16 years joining as Vice President of Insurance where she oversaw the Property & Casualty insurance company for seven years.
In 2010, she put her marketing hat back on and assumed the role of Vice President Corporate Marketing, where she oversaw the acquisition and retention of all our lines of business - Membership, Home & Auto Insurance, Travel Insurance, Travel and Rewards. In 2016 Rhonda became CAASCO’s Chief Marketing Officer.
Rhonda has spent several years as a volunteer Board Member at the Markham Stouffville Hospital Foundation, recently retiring as Past Chair of the Foundation and now sits on the Hospital’s Board of Directors.
Leisure time for Rhonda includes biking, riding motorcycles (as David’s passenger), entertaining and wine tasting, skiing and travel.