Rachel is a Senior Consultant with Luminas. She is a native of Kansas and currently resides in Cary, NC. Her professional experience includes more than a decade spent in human-centered design and design thinking, strategic facilitation, meeting design, production and facilitation, experiential learning and teaching, and coaching. Rachel is an accomplished meeting and event facilitator, credentialed as a Certified Virtual Facilitator™ (CVF™) through the International Institute for Facilitation (INIFAC). She is a Design Thinking Facilitator at the Academy of Innovation and Entrepreneurship at the University of Maryland and, has served as an Adjunct Instructor for the Design Leadership MA/MBA program at the Maryland Institute College of Art. Rachel is also a member of the International Forum of Visual Practitioners (IFVP) and Mid-Atlantic Facilitators’ Network (MAFN).