Rachel is a facilitator who looks to connect the world through the lens of diversity, equity, and inclusion through social justice-driven research, education, and advocacy using programming and community engagement. She aims to build community that is founded on inclusion and collaboration.
Rachel is an avid sports fan and her previous work allowed her to promote a paradigm shift that sports are more than just the scoreboard and believes sport can bridge cultural gaps, resolve conflict and educate people in a way that few other activities can.
Karina is a community builder and a collector of stories. In her previous life, this manifested as being a small business owner, acting as an entrepreneur in the photography industry. She has a passion for helping people to feel empowered, and advocating for people to save the planet in small but significant ways. She believes in trying to create an accepting and inclusive world where people can be free of prejudice, regardless of race, gender, identity, religion or social class.
In her spare time, Karina can be found running, hiking, traveling, eating, and generally trying to save the world.