Rhonda Spoelstra is a Sweet Adeline International Certified Director, current Director of Image City Sound Chorus, and member of Spirit of Syracuse Chorus. She is a six-time Regional Medalist, 2018 Quartet Champion and International Representative with SoundByte Quartet. Her barbershop story began with the Spirit of Syracuse over 18 years ago. Prior to becoming a frontline director with Image City, she had the privilege of serving with SOS as an assistant director.
Rhonda grew up singing acapella with her family and fell in love with the sound and experience. Her young adult years & following were filled with music as a singer, performer, guitarist, worship leader and director of multiple groups, adult and teen. She spent several years leading youth leadership teams and music groups that ran and facilitated retreats & conferences.
Currently, Rhonda is an Energetic Wellness & Transformation Coach with her company Straight Ahead Coaching. She is a certified professional coach with certifications in various energy modalities and holds a BS in Business / Marketing and an MA in Theology & Ministry.
When you attend an Image City Sound Chorus rehearsal with Rhonda directing, you will experience a fun, engaging, sometimes unexpected adventure of learning, growing and being in the music. Her passion, whether through music, spirituality or wholistic wellness, is to connect women to the giftedness & beauty of who they are, and to empower them to use their voices and step into their authentic self.