Rona Ronquillo

Executive Director / Rondalla Coordinator                               Back to Staff Page

     Rona serves as the Executive Director of Barangay Dance Company.  Rona started as a performer in Philippine cultural dance with Barangay in March 1988 and eventually played percussion music for the company. Rona acquired her dance and music training from Barangay and through workshops with Bayanihan Dance Company, the Ramon Obusan Folkloric Group, the annual National Philippine Folk Dance Workshops as well as workshops with Sining Kumintang ng Batangas and the Philippine Folk Dance Gathering and Workshops held here in California.  In the mid-1990’s, Rona assisted in teaching dances to individuals, church organizations and schools.

     Rona is a Bachelors of Science in Commerce-Finance graduate and recently earned a certificate in Human Resources Management at San Francisco State University.  She has over 20 years experience working for not-for-profit corporations in the banking, systems, accounting and computer fields.  For over 15 years, Rona worked for non-profit organizations in development, fundraising, events, board relations & support and human resources.  Rona currently works as the Human Resources Generalist in a great non-profit organization.