Connecting, Supporting, & Empowering LGBTQ Families in the DMV
Director of Community Engagement & Program Coordination
Tony Bonetti joined Rainbow Families as Director of Community Engagement and Program Coordination in 2015. Tony brings a strong background in the non-profit sector and a passion for community engagement. Previously, Tony worked as the Director of Community Impact for the Connecticut Coalition to End Homelessness. There he worked to foster community based collaborations to drive systems change to end homelessness. He holds Bachelors of Arts degrees in sociology and public policy from Eastern Connecticut State University and a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Connecticut.
Tony currently serves on the Board of Directors of Comfort Cases, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting and empowering children entering foster care by providing them with a case full of essential items. Additionally, Tony is active in his daughter's school Parent-Teacher-Student Association (PTSA) and currently serves as PTSA President.
Tony and his husband, Matthew, have been partnered for 15 years and married for 11 years. They live in Kensington, Maryland with their 11-year-old daughter, Audrey. Tony is proud to have been a stay-at-home dad prior to joining Rainbow Families, and is excited for the opportunity to use his knowledge and experiences in his work with Rainbow Families.