A native of Des Moines, Iowa, Tionda Harris graduated from Indiana Wesleyan University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management and a Certificate in Communications.
Tionda has over 20 years of administrative and customer service experience in such industries as healthcare, insurance and education. As a volunteer with Dress for Success and Training Inc., Tionda delivered innovative work readiness trainings in preparation for a career in workforce development. She has also assisted disadvantaged women with professional dress and economic promotion. As a member of New Beginnings Church Business Ministry, she served on the committee to bring the first job fair to the congregation.
Together with her husband Anthony, they have raised two sons, William and Julius. When she is not serving in the children’s dance ministry or working with youth at the Center for Leadership, you can find her participating in indoor cycling classes.