Wanda Yancey Rodwell
...Wanda Yancey RodwellWanda Yancey Rodwell serves as Director of Communication for Coca-Cola, an appointment to which she was in 2005.For five years, she was General Manager of corporate communications at Delta Air Lines, directing internal and external communications for the marketing division.Before joining Delta, she was Vice President of Public Affairs/Executive Director of the Henry W. Grady Foundation for the Grady Health System, the Southeast's largest public hospital system.
During this time, Rodwell
was named one of "Georgia's Most Powerful Women in Health Care Industry/Medicine" by Women Looking Ahead News Magazine
.Rodwell began her career as a journalist, writing award-winning news reports for The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, before transitioning into corporate communications at Cox Enterprises, the newspaper's parent company.She serves as Chair of the Calvin A. Rodwell Foundation and DBR Enterprises, Inc., and is a member of numerous civic organizations, including the Economic Development Authority of DeKalb County, as well as numerous professional organizations.Rodwell was awarded the nation's first full four-year Cox Enterprises Minority Journalism Scholarship, along with an Honors Program Scholarship from Spelman College, where she ultimately earned a bachelor's degree in English with a minor in journalism.