Rachel Patterson, Founder of Glocal Consultants Group
Rachel Patterson, founder of Glocal Consultants Group LLC, is passionate about helping socially minded businesses and non-profits grow, locally and internationally, by combining business analytics and processes, with mission mindset and creativity. Rachel has lived and/or worked in 12 countries, as well as inner city USA, and from an early age enjoyed learning from and sharing experiences with friends of diverse faith, cultural and socio-economic backgrounds. From those experiences also grew her fascination with leadership and communications, and questions around why some communities flourish while others do not, despite lack or abundance of natural resources. Her consulting practice focuses on strategic planning and partnerships, and Board development. Rachel has a unique combination of execution and strategy skills, and has worked across the entrepreneurial, corporate, social enterprise and non-profit sectors. She is a mission driven, quadri-lingual, resourceful team player with strength in managing cross-functional and international teams, complex projects, and ambiguous or pivot situations.