Rhonda Bellamy is the founding executive director of the Arts Council of Wilmington/New Hanover County. Formerly, an award-winning news director, anchor and talk show host of 20+ years, she has recently launched “Around Town with Rhonda Bellamy” on WHQR Public Media.
A co-founder of the Black Arts Alliance, Inc., Rhonda established the organization’s signature North Carolina Black Film Festival, which has honored her with its Lifetime Achievement Award. She has also been honored with the City of Wilmington’s Living Legend Award and was recently named to the inaugural Wilmington Biz 100.
In addition to acting and writing, the mother of two enjoys spending time with her four grandchildren.