Commissioner Rhodes served as Chief of Staff for Prince George’s County Public Schools. In this role, Rhodes supports the Chief Executive Officer through management of specific business functions of the school system. As an adviser, Mr. Rhodes provides communication, counsel and support to the Chief Executive Officer, Board of Education and other members of executive leadership to effectively communicate strategies, objectives and performance to external and internal audiences. He began his career as a political organizer for the Maryland State Teachers Association, a state affiliate of the National Education Association, and education advisor Office of the Prince George’s County Executive. Mr. Rhodes is an experienced Head with a demonstrated history of working in the primary/ secondary education industry. He's skilled in Grassroots Organizing, Coalitions, Policy Analysis, Legislative Relations, and Public Speaking.