Rachel joined Excellent in 2017 as Trusts and Foundations Fundraising Manager, taking a lead on Excellent's applications to charitable trusts and foundations (after first working in a temporary role the previous summer as a prospects researcher). She has almost a decade of experience working in the UK third sector as a grant-writer and researcher. Prior to joining Excellent, Rachel was Research Grants Officer for a refugee charity and an international affairs think tank. She also worked in a variety of roles including fieldworker and interviewer with asylum seekers and former immigration detainees, a research analyst for an anti-human trafficking organisation and researcher and evaluator at the British Red Cross. Contact: [email protected]