Vice President
Multicultural Solutions LLC

Clara Matonhodze Strode is Principal Owner of Multicultural Solutions LLC, an Event and Digital Marketing small business in Cincinnati.

Prior to setting her sight on the business ownership path, Clara worked with several local and national institutions including Boy Scouts of America, National Council for Black Studies, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati Museum Center and World Affairs Council. Her multi-talented and organizational development skills have helped her focus on issues dear to her heart – acting as a multi-cultural advocate for the African Community in Cincinnati.Clara is a member the Cincinnati Chamber’s Diverse by Design and also a member of Mayor Cranley’s taskforce to make Cincinnati a welcoming City for new immigrants. She is an Ohio State Representative for the United States Global Leadership Coalition (USGLC)​.

Clara is an ex-officio but  active member with African Professionals Network (APNET), an organization that brings together professionals of African origin and individuals interested in Africa to network with each other, foster partnerships and give back to the community. Clara studied Speech Communications at Northern Kentucky University and is an alumnus of WE-Lead, a Cincinnati USA Regional Chamber of Commerce Women leadership program. She has published articles on cultural integration and multiculturalism.