Rachel Black

Engagement Assistant for New England

Rachel joins J Street with experience in political advocacy and peacebuilding work in Israel-Palestine. In May of 2022 she graduated from American University with a B.A. in political science and a degree in creative writing. She has solidarity building and political experience campaigning for Senator Markey’s 2020 reelection and working with Supporting Hope as a 2021 summer fellow for Embodying Peace. She also has communal organizing experience working in leadership at AU’s J Street chapter. She currently resides in D.C. but is excited to make her way back home to Massachusetts to organize for New England. She loves spending her spare time hiking with friends, reading, taking photos, and writing.