Full Name
Rhonda Barnat
Job Title
Managing Director, Head of Crisis Management Practice
Abernathy MacGregor
Speaker Bio
As one of the country’s leading crisis management advisers, and co
head of the firm’s crisis
management practice, Rhonda Barnat has been involved in helping corporations and non profits
through some of their most defining moments and some of the most visible issues of our time.
Rhonda is an expert in helping companies and non
profits move through an issue and return to
normal with their reputations intact. She is often called upon to assemble the specialized teams
that are required when a major crisis befalls an institution.
She is a frequent speaker on crisis communications and crisis management throughout the
United States and Europe. In addition, Rhonda also works with clients in complex mergers and
acquisition situations, including proxy contests. Other clients look to her for specialized media
and presentation training as part of an overall strategic program. Many national and international
insurance companies have selected her and the firm for crisis communications and management
in complex situations on behalf of their policyholders. Rhonda received a B.A. in English
Literature from the University of Rochester, and an M.A. from the University of Michigan.
Rhonda Barnat