Rachel is the Transformation Lead for Dorset Wellbeing Offer at Community Action Network (CAN), part of the Voluntary and Community Sector Assembly.

Rachel has worked in the public sector for the past 28 years, starting her career in education and most recently working in children’s services at Dorset Council.

Rachel says, “I have a passion for health and wellbeing as well as developing and implementing projects so am very excited about working at CAN, alongside partners. Imagining what is possible and seeing the impact that can be achieved for wellbeing across Dorset.”

Rachel enjoys spending time with family and friends and has a passion for art, reading, health and listening to a podcast or two.