Board of Education
Rhonda Cheek
Rhonda Cheek, District 1
Cheek was elected to the Board of Education in 2009 to represent District 1. A graduate of South Mecklenburg High School, she holds an associate degree in nursing and a bachelor’s degree in business administration from UNC Charlotte. Cheek is a registered nurse and works in the healthcare industry. She started Families United for North Mecklenburg Education (FUME) in 2003 and has served on several education-related committees and the board of Charlotte Advocates for Education. A resident of Cornelius, she has lived in Mecklenburg County since 1978 and has three children. Her daughters are both graduates of North Mecklenburg High School and her son currently attends CMS. Her salary for serving on the Board of Education is $1,198.53 per month.