Veranda Rodgers is a marketing and project management professional with more than a decade of experience. A member of The Fairmount Group team since 2017, she helps nonprofit clients effectively communicate with their target audiences through a combination of traditional and digital marketing and innovative community outreach. She has a special affinity for community, educational and faith-based organizations that have a direct local impact in Northeast Ohio.
A passion that is both personal and professional for Veranda is her work with Pregnant with Possibilities Resource Center (PPRC), a 501c3 organization. As Founder and Executive Director, she works to educate, empower and encourage teenagers and young women to make healthier life choices.
Veranda is also an adjunct faculty member in the Applied Business and General Studies departments at Cuyahoga Community College, where she previously held positions of Event Marketing Manager, Project Manager and Budget Analyst. Earlier in her career, she was assistant manager of Recruitment and Marketing at Case Western Reserve University.
She has been featured in The Cleveland Women’s Journal, Who’s Who in Black Cleveland, and WZAK’s 2016 Future Black History Makers.
Veranda holds an MBA from Phoenix University and a BBA in Marketing from Cleveland State University. She earned an Emotional Intelligence Certification from Case Western Reserve University.