Rhonda Kinard is a mom, wife, self-care fanatic, and the CEO of A Life Ignited, LLC, a personal and professional development company that delivers success coaching, and training solutions to individuals, non-profit organizations, businesses, and schools. 

With over 21 years of experience in SaaS, SDLC, software testing, business analysis, computer literacy, technical writing, leadership/management, and professional and personal development training, Rhonda took a big bodacious leap of faith and left the risk management and financial software world to pursue her passion for training, coaching, speaking, and igniting lives full-time. And she has no regrets!!

Rhonda Kinard’s powerful messages of personal power, self-care, and mindset mastery have helped thousands of people make positive changes in their lives and achieve their goals.

Corporate executives, entrepreneurs, and college students have all been inspired by Rhonda’s inspiring presentations and courses. Rhonda has been recognized nationally for her passion, motivational expertise, and leadership excellence. 

Rhonda Kinard is the author of two motivational and empowerment books. Her latest book, Women Leaders With Inspiring Stories, co-authored with nine other best-selling authors, powerhouse leaders, and influencers, inspires readers with its powerful stories of real women with real-life challenges and defining moments and how they turned breakdowns into breakthroughs, in life, and in business.


When Rhonda is not designing courses, consulting clients, or facilitating workshops, she is delivering impactful and transformational keynotes and presentations at schools and colleges, expos, retreats, and international empowerment events.

Rhonda is a very active community servant. She serves as the Director of Communications and Social Media for the Temple Women’s Network where she leads a committee of active phenomenal women. She is also the Chairwoman of WomELLE a non-profit organization serving the needs of women in financial need and Rhonda also mentors and volunteers her time for causes with organizations such as The Urban League of Philadelphia, RSVP Mentors, WomELLE for a Cause, and Treehouse Books in North Philadelphia.

Rhonda Kinard, recognized by Womelle magazine for exemplary leadership, has been featured on various media outlets including Be Expo 2018 Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network,  WRNB Philly 100.3 FM Working Diva Wednesday, and WTNU “Think Zone”. Rhonda Kinard is a Mayshad Magazine Lifestyle Ambassador and is a featured monthly contributor for Womelle Leadership Magazine for Women. Rhonda has reached the masses, both nationally and internationally with her powerful message of empowerment, self-care, service, and gratitude.

Rhonda is a graduate of Temple University’s Fox School of Business and an alumna of The Philadelphia High School for Girls. 

Rhonda Kinard is a dynamic speaker with an extraordinary story and an undeniable ability to touch people’s hearts and souls. Rhonda is also a master at accomplishing extraordinary goals in her life, and she teaches and motivates others to do the same.