Rhonda Pole, MA, PHR, SHRM-CP

Rhonda Pole

Rhonda Pole

Director of the Kelley Center


Department: Kelley Center for Entrepreneurship
Location: Smith Hall | 212

Year Started: 2021 (was also at DWU from 2006-2012)

Strengths: Achiever | Woo | Ideation | Positivity | Empathy

Education History: Dakota Wesleyan University (M.A. in education), Concordia University-Moorhead, MN (B.A. in communication)

Professional History: Rhonda has served in diverse leadership positions, including director of recruitment and selection; human resources consultant; executive director of entrepreneurial leadership; director of career development; assistant professor in business and entrepreneurial leadership; instructional designer; and talent strategist.

Areas of Expertise: Rhonda is a certified Professional in Human Resources (PHR) by the Society of Human Resources Management and by the Society of Human Resources (SHRM-CP). Rhonda is also a Certified Professional with Professional DynaMetric Programs (PDP). PDP specializes in the recognition of human potential and its application in performance.

Hobbies: Spending time with family and walking

What do you love most about DWU?: The warm and caring community of people!