Rachel Hemler joins Athena as an experienced events management professional, having spent the last several years executing everything from large-scale fundraising galas to membership gatherings for the Foreign Policy Research Institute in Philadelphia. She brings a sharp eye for detail, a passion for creative artistry, and a focus on producing results that leave a lasting impression on all of her projects.
Rachel earned her bachelor’s degree in Communications with a specialization in Public Relations from Villanova University, where she was selected for a coveted spot as a semester-long social media intern at the Vatican. She later returned to Italy to earn her master’s degree in Fashion Styling from Polimoda in Florence. She is an active member of the Young Friends of the Philadelphia Museum of Art and is involved with several of their engagement and planning committees.