Tonya Childers

Tonya Childers is FCNL’s Director of Human Resources. Her role is to develop and execute HR strategies to align with FCNL's vision. She is responsible for the full spectrum of HR functions including recruitment, performance management, benefits, employee relations, training, and more. She also creates policies, supports employee development and serves as a strategic partner for management. This involves regularly engaging with FCNL staff at all levels to understand and meet their needs in an effort to drive success.

One of Tonya’s passions is helping people. She has spent more than a decade in the nonprofit sector directing and supporting the full spectrum of human resources and administration functions. She has a deep understanding of the unique needs of a non-profit organization. Tonya has also held leadership roles in a community service focused organization, and has volunteered her time providing resume assistance to young people seeking to begin or advance their careers.

Tonya holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Bowie State University and a Master of Science in Management from University of Maryland University College. She is a native of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area where she lives with her husband. She enjoys reading, creative writing, decorating and crafting in her spare time.