Rachael joined the Portland Business Alliance in April of 2016 as its communications coordinator. In her role, Rachael is responsible for creating and distributing all external-facing communications, including newsletters, social media channels, press releases, media and policy alerts, event marketing and blog posts. She also assists in media coordination, social media strategy and overseeing the Emerging Professionals of Portland (EPOP) program, which works to engage emerging professionals in civic and professional opportunities.
Rachael graduated from the University of Oregon with a bachelor’s degree in public relations and a minor in ethnic studies. In her spare time, Rachael volunteers on the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s junior board, and spending time with her friends and family.