The Jewish Federation of Greater Ann Arbor is delighted to welcome Rachel Wall to the team as Communications & Development Manager.

Rachel will support Federation’s philanthropic efforts. She will work closely with the executive director to implement the Annual Community Campaign, including supporting volunteers and coordinating fundraising events and programs. In addition, Rachel will be Federation’s key communications professional charged with developing and implementing a comprehensive and cohesive marketing communications strategy in support of Federation’s mission. This is a new role for Federation – one designed to enhance all aspects of internal and external communications.

Rachel has been an active member of the Ann Arbor Jewish community since moving to town in 2012.  She was previously the Director of Federation’s Keshet Hebrew High School program, as well as the Office Manager at Hebrew Day School of Ann Arbor. In addition to her Jewish communal work, Rachel has professionally supported adults with developmental disabilities. Rachel holds a bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University and a Master’s of Social Work from the University of Michigan, with a certificate in Jewish Communal Leadership. A member of the Ann Arbor Orthodox Minyan, Rachel lives in Ann Arbor with her husband Logan and their eight-month-old daughter Abigail.

“I’m excited to join the Federation team and spend my time building and strengthening the Ann Arbor Jewish community,” says Rachel. “There’s so much to love about Jewish Ann Arbor. It’s an honor to be part of an organization that makes so much of it possible.”

Rachel may be reached at rachel@jewishfederation.org or 734-773-3533.