Rachel joined TACHC in March 2020 after serving with AmeriCorps in Austin, TX. She was stationed at the African American Youth Harvest Foundation as the Communications VISTA. As the Recruitment and Retention (R&R) Program Assistant, Rachel supports the department by assisting with communications, creating job ads and marketing materials to promote center career opportunities, screen candidates and manages the recruitment online database. Rachel is also responsible for preparing essential reports for the department, and supports the R&R team in preparation to attend various conferences and recruitment events. Rachel has 8 years of experience working with non-profits, both as an employee and volunteer. She attended West Virginia Wesleyan College where she earned her Bachelor of Art degree in Communications, and a Minor in Social Justice.