BCFS Names Rhodes VP-Communications

BCFS, a global system of health and human service non-profit organizations, has named Yvonne Paris Rhodes Vice President – Communications. In this role, Rhodes will will manage various internal and external communication systems for BCFS and its entities including multiple nonprofits and social service programs.

BCFS Names Yvonne Paris Rhodes Vice President − Communications

SAN ANTONIO – BCFS, a global system of health and human service non-profit organizations, has named Yvonne Paris Rhodes Vice President – Communications. In this role, Rhodes will will manage various internal and external communication systems for BCFS and its entities including multiple nonprofits and social service programs.

Rhodes manages BCFS’ online and digital communication including several websites, email marketing, and social media; press and media coverage; community relations; advertising; and messaging across all the organization’s marketing collateral from fact sheets to the annual magazine.

“With her education, extensive experience and passion for our mission, Yvonne has developed an impeccable and genuine way to communicate our story,” said Marilu Reyna, EVP – Public Affairs & Communicaitons. “In this new leadership position, Yvonne will continue spreading the BCFS story to the world, helping to make a difference in the lives of children and families in need.”

Before serving as BCFS’ Director of Communications, Rhodes served as Account Executive with an advertising agency in Austin – formerly MDS Advertising, now V2G Interactive. As Program Director at Southside Community Center in San Marcos, she helped manage the nonprofit’s community relations and marketing efforts, as well as operations at the homeless shelter and social service programs for low-income families.

Rhodes earned her Master’s degree from Texas State University with a focus in Strategic Communication.

For more information about BCFS, visit www.DiscoverBCFS.net.

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BCFS is a global system of health and human service non-profit organizations with locations and programs throughout the United States as well as Eastern Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa. The organization is a national leader in medical sheltering and emergency management and response, providing critical emergency support services to federal, state and local governments. BCFS also provides residential services and emergency shelters for children who are abused or neglected; assisted living services and vocational training for adults with intellectual disabilities; mental health services for children and families, foster care and adoption services; medical services; early education; transitional living services for youth who are at-risk and those in the juvenile justice system; residential camping and retreats for children and families; and international humanitarian aid for children living in impoverished conditions in developing countries.