Ronda was born and raised in Westland. She met Russ, her husband, at 5 years old (Russ and her brother shot many hockey pucks her way on Saturday mornings after practice). They started dating in 1980 and were married at Guardian on July, 1987. Their union has been blessed with their daughter Samantha and son Russell, III.
She enjoys following sports, especially those played by her children. She loves spending time with family and friends and also loves to travel, read and play golf. In her spare time she is an active volunteer at Guardian, Lutheran High Westland and a few other projects throughout the community.
She graduated from Churchill High School (Livonia) in 1979, attended Schoolcraft Community College for two years before transferring and to Western Michigan University.
Favorite bible verse: "Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." (Joshua 1:9)