First Year at Austin Opera: 2018
Job: Rhanda is responsible for corporate fundraising, community partnerships and events, and overseeing all aspects of the Austin Opera Guild.
Rhanda Luna began working as the Director of Strategic Partnerships at Austin Opera in March 2018. Prior to that, she was the Director of Administration and Education at OPERA San Antonio from 2013 to 2018.
Rhanda is praised for her engaging educational programming and close connection with the community. Rhanda’s musical education and experience includes being awarded several scholarships to attend West Texas A&M University and many years involved in various choirs and chamber singing groups. She is currently pursuing a Master of Nonprofit Management and will graduate in 2019. Rhanda is also an alumnus of OPERA America’s Leadership Intensive program, class of 2017. Rhanda actively promotes arts organizations as a civic asset and is a founding member of the Nonprofit Council’s Arts Cohort.