Rachel Locklear Hall serves as Executive Director of U.S. Government Relations. Based in Washington, DC, Rachel works in CARE’s U.S. Policy and Programs Department to cultivate Congressional champions for improved policies and increased action on CARE’s priority issues, including vaccine justice, food and nutrition security, and locally led development.
Prior to joining CARE, Rachel worked on Capitol Hill for three years as a Senior Legislative Assistant for Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Schultz (FL-23). She previously worked in education, teaching kindergarten in Brooklyn and undergraduate writing at George Washington University. Rachel received her B.A. in Women and Gender Studies from Georgetown University, her M.S. in Early Childhood Education from Hunter College, and her M.A. in Women’s Studies and Public Policy from the George Washington University.