Originally from Northeast Ohio, Calondra is the Senior Communications Manager at the Ms. Foundation for Women and holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati. She is a mission-driven communications professional with more than 12 years of experience developing expertise in media outreach, content development, cause-marketing, storytelling, social media management, and more.
Prior to joining Ms., Calondra was instrumental in driving communications strategy and messaging for nonprofits such as the Clinton Foundation and WhyHunger. Previous experience also includes the NYC Department of Small Business Services, Greater Cleveland Foodbank, Joseph-Beth Booksellers, and the Cleveland Cavaliers.
She is passionate about advancing social justice and human rights for all – and in particular, advancing gender equity and empowering women of color.