Rachel Axtman

EO Starling Project Manager

Experience in community outreach, women’s empowerment programming, and program coordination has well prepared Rachel to manage EO’s women’s mentoring program, the Starling Project. Rachel is dedicated to removing barriers for young refugee women so that they can assume an ownership of space to utilize their strength, grit and distinctive experience for the betterment of themselves, our community, and the world.

Rachel’s’ background also includes creating, implementing, and managing programming and social services that target historically underserved populations from a variety of backgrounds. Most recently she served as an Employment Specialist at the Agency for New Americans, another program of Jannus. Rachel is a dog lover too.  She recently adopted her new fur baby Sophie, a match made in heaven.