Rachel oversees all aspects of the Foundation and Institute’s day-to-day operations, working closely with the President and Board of Directors to identify and develop programs that empower people and communities through a whole-person approach. 

Rachel was previously the Executive Director of another family foundation in Beverly Hills with a focus on education, arts and healthcare. Prior to joining the philanthropy sector, she practiced litigation and employment law for a decade at a Los Angeles law firm. Rachel also served as board chair for a national nonprofit organization that focuses on healthy relationships for teens.  

Rachel has a JD from the UCLA School of Law and graduated from Scripps College with a bachelor’s degree in Foreign Languages. She and her husband, two children, and rescue kitty live in Los Angeles.