Rachel is the Founder and Strategic Director of Daring Studios. She has over a decade of professional experience with human-centered design and design thinking, strategic facilitation, virtual facilitation, meeting design and production, experiential learning and teaching, and coaching. She is well-versed in designing, facilitating, and supporting virtual events, meetings, and workshops. She has a Certified Virtual Facilitator ™ (CVF ™) credential through the International Institute for Facilitation (INIFAC), July 2020.

She has been a part of the leadership team of the NOVAScribes Meetup, the DC Graphic Facilitation Meetup, the Design Thinking: DC Meetup, Service Design DC Meetup, and the DC Service Jam. She is a member of the International Forum of Visual Practitioners (IFVP) and the Mid-Atlantic Facilitators' Network (MAFN). Rachel is the host and producer of the Note of Daring Podcast.


Graphic Facilitation, Graphic Recording, Workshops, Human Centered Design, Facilitator, Strategic Facilitation, Event Design, Design Thinking, Training