Rachel Ansley joins PTF as a communications specialist with development experience. She served in the Peace Corps as a literacy specialist in Guyana from 2018-2020. In addition, she acted as chairperson of Peace Corps Guyana’s Volunteer Advisory Committee, liaising between volunteers in the field and staff at post. Prior to her Peace Corps service, Rachel was the assistant director of editorial content at the Atlantic Council from 2016-2018. In this capacity she managed a current-events blog, responding to breaking news and sharing the expertise of Atlantic Council analysts. She graduated from the University of St Andrews in 2016 with a bachelor’s degree in English Literature and Art History.