Ronda Baines

How do your colleagues describe you?

“Ronda’s ability to foster relationships and build bridges supports a positive work environment in the SBDC office and builds the SBDC brand of excellence in the community.”

Why do you do what you do?

Ronda embodies the philosophy you need great business advising and training services to create amazing businesses. This vision ignites Ronda’s enthusiasm for the work the SBDC does for small businesses in the Treasure Valley and the impact that has on the owners’ business success, and ultimately their lives.


Ronda is an office assistant for the SBDC at TVCC. She holds a B.S. in Education from University of Idaho. Ronda is a founder and the board president for Treasure Valley Classical Academy. Her experience in fundraising, in business-to-business marketing, small business ownership and education has sustained her during this endeavor. All these experiences help Ronda comprehend and embrace the challenges and joys involved in running small businesses here in the Treasure Valley.