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Rachel Weeks, Communications Specialist
Rachel Weeks joined the communications team in 2010, having just moved from the Seattle area. Along with a passion for coffee and a high tolerance for rain, Rachel brings a background in web communications and graphics to the communications team.
Rachel grew up on a Wisconsin dairy farm and earned a BA in Graphic Design at St Norbert College in DePere, Wisconsin. After several years working with homeless and low-income populations in Tacoma, Washington, she worked as the publications coordinator at Holden Village, a retreat center in the North Cascades.
An avid hiker as well as an artist, Rachel enjoys exploring the lakes and trails around the Twin Cities.