Dr. Carroll was born on October 5, 1964 to the proud parents of [deceased] Elmer James Carroll and JoAnn Carroll. Since early childhood, Dr. Carroll has shown musical talents and abilities by frequently participating in school plays and singing in school events. Dr. Carroll has also had formal music training. She has written many songs. Not only has Dr. Carroll released her own CD projects, but she has also recorded on other projects in her earlier years. The Simply Rhonda project was strictly dedicated to her lovely mother, Dr. JoAnn Carroll, affectionately known as 'Mother Carroll.' Dr. Carroll's community involvement has been extensive. She has directed and coordinated large singing teams, while implementing other musical talents in various venues. Dr. Carroll has the expertise for this because while spending her early years in college (right out of high school), she sang in the college choir for several semesters and later auditioned for the Chamber Singers and was accepted. She has also completed Academy of Praise Workshops with Dr. Ron Kenoly. While Dr. Carroll's musical experience is vast, she is also extremely gifted in other areas as leadership, communication, mentoring/coaching, and many other areas. Dr. Carroll completed the Community Chaplain training with the Law Enforcement Chaplaincy- Sacramento. Dr. Carroll is a member of several community organizations due to her community involvements. She is the founder and CEO of Dr. Rhonda E. Carroll Ministries and other affiliations under it's umbrella is T.O.U.C.H. Ministries (Teaching Others to Understand Christ's Heart), T.O.U.C.H. Institute, T.O.U.C.H. Ministry Team, T.O.U.C.H. Worship Team and others. The purpose of Dr. Rhonda E. Carroll Ministries is to *enlighten people to fresh concepts through higher learning and continued education, to *encourage people to pursue our awesome Father in a deeper manner,to *enhance people's gifts and abilities through practical application and to *empower people to walk in a higher dimension of confident leadership through fresh innovative programming. This is incredible! Dr. Carroll is an extraordinary young woman! Dr. Carroll has inspired many people to complete school, to publish books (as she is a published author herself, of THE BEAUTY IN THE WOMB-MAN, EXCUSE ME LORD, DID YOU SAY, CHINA, PAIN OF HONOR, and FROM GLORY TO GLORY TO GLORY. All which are 'must-reads!'), to record their music, etc. Dr. Carroll is a gift to the universe. She is an international traveler, speaker, and orator. Dr. Carroll has traveled across the United States and across the seas, spreading the good news through Word and through song. Dr. Carroll has relocated and is now living in another part of the world. What an amazing woman! Even with all of her accomplishments and achievements, Dr. Carroll is down-to-earth and loves people. Attaining a copy of Dr. Carroll's CD, 'Simply Rhonda' will afford you the opportunity to be a part of her life in some way.