Vice President of Community Impact
Rahman Khan (pronounced Rock-mon Kon) is a seasoned executive in strategic philanthropy, external affairs, community engagement and diversity and inclusion. He is known for his unique ability to connect with people and execute ideas that benefit the business and the community.
Rahman currently serves as Vice President of Community Impact for Charter Communications, leading its strategic philanthropic and employee engagement programs under the Spectrum brand. In this role, he develops and executes the company’s plans to improve communities by engaging business units, employees, local residents and nonprofits. He is also the creator of Community Impact Day, a signature event held throughout the year in Spectrum’s service areas.
Previously, Rahman spent 20 years in Charlotte, NC where he worked as Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Time Warner Cable. Prior to this, Rahman founded GoodWorks Media Group, serving as executive producer and host of a TV talk show about giving back to the community, “GoodWorks with Rahman Khan” which aired on PBS station WTVI.
Rahman received both his B.S. and M.Ed. from Florida A&M University, where he also joined Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity. He is a graduate of NAMIC’s Executive Leadership Development Program. Rahman has received numerous recognitions, including the Distinguished Leader and Advocate for Change Award by the Made Man Foundation, which honors leaders across the country who are committed to community service for the under-served. He is a sought-after host and speaker and currently serves on the boards of the Urban League of Southern Connecticut and the national nonprofit committed to repairing homes in local communities, Rebuilding Together.