Learning Design Manager
Rachel joined the team in 2010 to provide program support to our NYC sites. As a member of the learning design team, she creates media and learning activities for Mouse Create, and leads NYC professional development workshops for Mouse educators.
Rachel has 15+ years of experience working with youth, educational and media related NPOs. She has taught video production in NYC public high schools as a teaching artist and at Hunter College as an adjunct professor. Rachel is currently an adjunct at NYU, where she facilitates a course for K-12 art teachers in training called "Teaching Art in a Digital Age: Visual Culture and Media Literacy."
Rachel is passionate about using art and technology as tools for social change. She stages urban interventions as a member of the political projection collective The Illuminator, has screened her short documentary films in festivals in the US and abroad, and has been a vocalist in two doom metal bands. She is also a year-round cyclist commuter who enjoys wandering.
Rachel has an MFA in Integrated Media Arts, as well as a BA in Film Production and Political Science, from Hunter College (CUNY).
Find her at wanderingarrow.com.