About Rachel Hews

Rachel Hews

Rachel’s background is in international development. Prior to joining the Institute, she interned at the World Bank External and Corporate Relations team where she wrote and edited a resource guide to help faith actors contribute to eradicating extreme poverty in their local communities. She also worked with a professor to conduct research on the organizational structure of the Kibo Group, a Ugandan community development group. Most recently, Rachel worked at LeaderFit, an executive search and leadership development firm focused on increasing and diversifying the pipeline of talent for mission-driven organizations. She has lived in both Jinja, Uganda, and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Rachel holds a B.A. in International Studies from Pepperdine University and a certificate in Dispute Resolution from Pepperdine Law.