Ronette serves as the Marketing and Operations Associate for Venture Forward, a nonprofit launched by NVCA to support the US venture capital ecosystem. She leads all marketing and communications initiatives of the team to amplify the organization’s mission to shape the future of venture capital through education, programs, resources, and research.
Before joining Venture Forward, Ronette spent almost two years at the American Himalayan Foundation, as Executive Support and Development Coordinator with a focus on marketing, communications, and analytics. Prior to that, she served as a Digital Media Specialist for Cooley LLP, promoting internal events.
In anticipation of her immigration to the United States, Ronette became a middle school teacher shortly after finishing her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of the Philippines. During that time, she was also a children’s rights advocate in Manila where she managed publicity and partnerships with other socio-civic organizations to leave a positive impact on her community.