Staff Members

Carla Fuentes Rodda

Certification Coordinator, WBEC Greater DMV

Carla Fuentes Rodda is an Assistant Program Manager at WBEC Greater DMV. In this role, Carla supports the processing of WBE and WOSB application files for WBENC certification, conducts site visits, and helps applicants through the certification process.

Carla has an extensive background in the non-profit sector with diverse populations, as well as international experience. Prior to joining the WPEO-DC team, Carla worked as program manager for Community Bridges, Inc. There, she collaborated with community partners to expand resources and create opportunities for young girls throughout Maryland. In addition to her work in the non-profit sector, Carla served two years for the United States Peace Corps in Ukraine. While working abroad, she developed educational and social programming for youth promoting healthy lifestyles, career planning, and volunteerism. Her motivation is driven by her passion for empowering young women to become strong leaders.

She is trilingual that holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Social Work from Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania and a Master’s degree in Clinical Social Work from Temple University.