Rachel Lund is the Director of TRIO Programs at Utah State University Eastern. She was born and raised in rural Utah and has worked in Higher Education for almost 15 years. Before joining the TRIO community in 2015, Rachel worked in admissions, recruitment, student success and as an adjunct professor teaching leadership and communication courses.
Throughout her career, Rachel has worked closely with professional development organizations and is passionate about helping her professional community better serve their students.
Rachel is a national award-winning public speaker. She graduated with honors from Southern Utah University in Interpersonal and Broadcast Communications and graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Master of Mass Communication from Arizona State University.