Rachel is the Vice President of Corporate Citizenship & Philanthropy at Blackbaud, a leading technology company that builds nonprofit, fundraising and CSR platforms. She built the practice from the ground up, relying on expertise she gained in over two decades of working at the intersection of the business world and the nonprofit sector.
Rachel now runs sgENGAGE, a thought leadership platform for the nonprofit sector, and has been focused on bringing CSR and pro bono programs to small and medium enterprises. "Purpose is not just for the big guys," she says.
Rachel is the Chair of Blackbaud's Senior Women's Leadership Council, Immediate Past Chair of The Giving Institute, a board member of Learning to Give and a mentor at the Liberty Fellowship. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from Dickinson College and a Master's in Journalism from the University of Missouri Columbia. Rachel resides in Charleston, SC.