Nashville native Rachel Moore-Beard graduated from University of Tennessee Chattanooga with a degree in Theatre and Speech. She began working for Strategy and Leadership, LLC in 2006 as Office Manager. Over the years, her role has grown and shifted to include a variety of support responsibilities, including content creation, materials development/design, and assisting in facilitation work. In 2007, Rachel joined Nashville Emerging Leaders as Program Administrator, where she has provided support and program administration for 10 years. Additionally, she has worked with Alignment Nashville in the America’s Promise expansion initiative and Academies of Nashville launch. She is currently the Culture Creator at Made In Network, where she guides and supports the start-up in building a strong foundation for staff. Rachel is currently pursuing a Coaching Certification from Coach Academy International and learning Spanish at the Tennessee Foreign Language Institute. In her free time, Rachel enjoys all Nashville has to offer with her musician husband, Brady and 2nd grade son, JM.