Tonia Kallon is Prosperity Now’s Director of Human Resources. In this role, Tonia provides leadership on overall HR strategy with focus on diversity, equity, and inclusion and talent management, including talent acquisition and employee engagement.
Tonia brings nearly 10 years of experience working in the nonprofit sector in business operations and believes employees are an organization’s most valuable asset and greatest source of opportunity. Prior to joining Prosperity Now, Tonia worked at iCivics, a civic education nonprofit, where she managed all aspects of business operations across finance, human resources, and administration. During this time she crafted and implemented personnel policies, managed full-cycle recruitment, and expanded employee benefits. Throughout her career, she has also supported administrative, programmatic, and research initiatives.
Tonia holds a Bachelor’s in Mass Communication from Towson University and a Master’s in Education and Human Development with a concentration in Organizational Leadership and Learning from The George Washington University. Additionally, Tonia holds a SHRM-CP certification through the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM).