Rachel Smith supports engagement of HPN's network of 100+ affordable housing and community development organizations as well as agency and social enterprise governance activities. She originally joined HPN as an Executive Assistant in 2018 to support the Executive Leadership Team. Rachel brings a wide range of work experience to HPN, ranging from teaching kindergarten to fabricating custom draperies to staffing the front desk of a busy medical practice. Most recently, she supported the development efforts at Partners HealthCare. She received a B.A. in Elementary Education from St. Michael’s College.