Rochelle Fisher joined Habitat for Humanity of Summit County in
June 2006. Prior to that she was Director of Foundation
Development at the Coleman Foundation in Portage County for two
years and Director of Development for the Akron Urban League for
nearly seven years. Rochelle holds a bachelor's degree in
secondary education and a master's degree in technical education
with a concentration in community counseling from the University of
Rochelle has worked in the non profit field for over 20
years. During this time she has increased her knowledge in
non profit management and fundraising. She also holds a
Certificate in Fund Raising Management from The Center on
Philanthropy at Indiana University and a Certificate from the
Institute for Nonprofits at North Carolina State University.
Rochelle is on the board of directors of the Habitat for
Humanity of Ohio and serves as Secretary. In addition to her role
with the state support office of Habitat she serves on the
affiliate enhancement committee for Habitat for Humanity
International providing a voice for the affiliates from Ohio.
Rochelle is a member of athletic advisory committee for CYO
Athletics and is President of the Booster Club for St. Patrick
School. Rochelle is a proud graduate of Class XXV of
Leadership Akron. She has served on various task force groups
in the greater Akron area focusing on housing issues.
Rochelle has two children, Andrew and Camile and is a member of
St. Patrick Parish in Kent, Ohio.