Rachel has more than 23 years of experience working on all sides of philanthropic organizations, including 12 years as an executive director and nine years on the staff at her local community foundation. She also served as a board member for her local library for 11 years. Having the unique opportunity to work as an executive director, staff member, and volunteer board member has provided Rachel with unique insights into how teams in philanthropic organizations can effectively collaborate to make a real difference for their community.
As a consultant and collaborator, Rachel offers expertise in strategic assessment, meeting planning and facilitation, board training, communications strategy, developing planned giving programs, strengthening organizational culture, and more. Rachel is passionate about creating systems and leveraging tools that help us all to work smarter, so we can focus our time and attention on what matters most.