Rachel Edwards is the communications associate at the College Excellence Program. In this role, she supports our team’s communications efforts, with a focus on digital strategy. Rachel began at CEP as our operations coordinator, and she brings her project management and logistical expertise to the communications team, where she continues to help streamline workflow across CEP.
Prior to joining the Aspen Institute, she worked in both programmatic and strategic communication roles within the public, private, and nonprofit sectors. Rachel is globally minded, justice-driven, and passionate about advancing education equity and access for all. In her spare time she likes to eat, travel, and adventure with friends and family.
Rachel holds a B.A. in sociology with a minor in African American studies from Boston University.