President, ING Foundation and Head of Office of Corporate Responsibility
Focus: Corporate Responsibility, Employee Volunteerism, Environmental Sustainability, Philanthropy/ING Foundation
Rhonda Mims is responsible for the Corporate Responsibility strategy for ING U.S., including oversight of workforce diversity, diversity marketing and corporate philanthropy with a special focus on children’s education, financial literacy, outreach to diverse communities and environmental sustainability. She is also responsible for ensuring employees live up to the company’s business principles and the investment and finance policies align with them.
Prior to her current role, Mims was a member of ING’s external affairs team. She served as ING U.S. PAC treasurer, ethics officer and conducted government affairs with some mid-western states and the city of Atlanta. Prior to that role, she was counsel with the ING U.S. litigation team, overseeing the management of outside counsel on litigation matters, and a territorial sales manager for ING based in Fairfax, Va.
Before joining ING, she served as an environmental civil litigation attorney with the U.S. Department of Justice and as a senior attorney with the National District Attorney Association's American Prosecutor's Research Institute.
Mims currently serves as an Alliance Trustee for America’s Promise, and she sits on the board of directors of the Thurgood Marshall College Fund, Woodruff Arts Center, Association of Corporate Contributions Professionals, The Executive Leadership Foundation, UNICEF and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Business Civic Leadership Center.
She received her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice and her Juris Doctor from the University of South Carolina. Mims currently holds FINRA series 7 and 66 licenses and is a member of the South Carolina Bar Association.
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