Chona Camomot joined Next Step as the executive assistant for President & CEO Stacey Epperson where she was the primary point of contact for all internal and external stakeholders.
Chona has ten years of experience in both the nonprofit and for-profit sectors serving in administrative, communications, and development roles. Before joining Next Step, Chona started her career as a multimedia producer for The Boston Globe. She worked in development for the American Printing House for the Blind before moving into Corporate Social Responsibility for Yum! Brands and the Yum! Brands Foundation where she managed the company’s domestic and international philanthropic efforts and employee engagement programs. Chona volunteers her time as a board member for Pillar (formerly known as Apple Patch), NetImpact Louisville and [give]502, Louisville’s first young professional’s giving circle.
Chona holds a B.A. in Journalism from Indiana University and an M.A. in Broadcast Journalism from Emerson College.