Rachel Rodriguez

Rachel N. Rodriguez, MSW, MPA, has over 20 years' experience working in nonprofits and education. Currently the Chief Development and Communications Officer at HopeWorks NM, she has also worked as Executive Director of Equal Access to Justice, Vision Director at Mountain Mahogany Community School and Deputy Director of Family Voices, Inc., an organization that promotes families as partners in healthcare decision-making. Rachel holds a bachelor's degree in English from Colorado College and master's degrees in public administration and social work from Syracuse University, having focused her graduate studies on nonprofit administration and conflict resolution. She is excited to help AFP-NM enact their goals in 2021 of increasing equity within the organization and, more broadly, the profession.