Rachel joined UC Berkeley Executive Education as a Program Services Manager in 2021. With a Bachelor’s degree in Television and Film from San Jose State University, Rachel brings her unique background in production to create memorable and meaningful events and programs. She is an expert at overseeing logistics, implementing meaningful content, developing initiatives to grow programs, and cultivating fun and memorable experiences.
Early in her career, Rachel worked in local television programming, earning her first Emmy award for Interactivity in 2011. Rachel transitioned to a career in education and program development soon after and has launched programs for all levels of learners with a focus on career development anchored in diversity, equity, and Inclusion. Rachel has led programs and initiatives for the international awards and conference organization, Promax, as well as custom programs for UCLA Extension.
An avid traveler, Rachel has spent short stints living in both Denmark and India. In her free time now back in the San Francisco Bay Area, Rachel enjoys painting, reading, cooking, and exploring local food spots.