Rachel Sobotka

Practicum Student

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Rachel joined Rise as a Practicum Intern in Fall 2018. With interests in community engagement, affordable housing development and management, and youth outreach, Rachel is working on a number of projects at Rise that involve a wide range of community partnerships.

She is a St. Louis native and University of Wisconsin-Madison alum, where she received her bachelor’s degree in Economics and Political Science. Currently she is working towards her Master of Social Work, with a Social and Economic Development concentration, at Washington University. Rachel has experience working in college access, issue based campaigns, non-profit organizations, and affordable housing.