Rachel is a graduate of Washington College, located on Maryland’s beautiful Eastern Shore, with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Management. She has worked as a marketing professional for architecture and engineering firms for the past 19 years. Rachel began her career as a Marketing Assistant at a local engineering firm in Baltimore and since then, has worked for small and large A/E/C firms in Maryland, Washington, DC, and New York City. Rachel has been a proud member of the Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) for the past 15 years, and earned her designation as a Certified Professional Services Marketer (CPSM) after passing the organization’s rigorous certification exam. Rachel served two years as Director of Education and is in her third term as Treasurer on the Executive Board. Rachel also received the Board Member of the Year award for the 2016-2017 program year.
As Director of Marketing & Business Development, Rachel directs overall marketing, strategic planning, and communications for MCA. She oversees the marketing and business development activities to ensure that firm goals and deadlines are met. Rachel serves as the strategic adviser to the firm’s principals.
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Rachel is a huge animal advocate and has helped hundreds of cats and kittens find their forever homes as a foster mom for the MDSPCA and other humane societies and animal rescues in Maryland. When she’s not saving lives, you can find her traveling the world with her significant other, Bryan. Like fellow yogi, Michelle Hooper, Rachel loves yoga and attributes much of her sanity to the practice.