Rachel Horning has served the Southern California region as a communications specialist and community builder for ten years, working in economic development, advocacy communications, and event creation. Throughout her career, she has nurtured a passion for merging the tech sector with the nonprofit sector, overseeing digital content distribution and specializing in business advocacy and branding strategy.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Rachel holds a degree from UC Berkeley. She is passionate about activating communities and is a self-proclaimed “human connector.” In her free time, you’ll find her trekking the Grand Canyon from rim to rim, rock climbing, or strengthening her yoga practice. Rachel currently resides in East Los Angeles with her two cats Nina and Maya, where she gets her nature fix, without leaving the big city.