Rachel Madigan initially joined Lynchburg Beacon of Hope as the Director of Programs and Operations. Rachel now has transitioned into the new role of Office of College Success CVCC Site Director.

Rachel moved to Lynchburg in 2009 and served as a teacher in the Lynchburg City Schools for 6 years prior to joining Beacon of Hope. She received her undergraduate degree at California Polytechnic School – Pomona in Hospitality Management and her Master’s Degree from Hope International University in Education. Rachel also has multiple years of experience working with high school students as a youth leader. She has a sincere passion for students and helping them in their educational success.