Rachelle Galloway-Popotas is the communications director at the Haas Institute where she oversees the Institute’s publications, digital media, arts and cultural strategy, press relations, and public engagement. Rachelle has led the development and curation of some of the Institute’s flagship projects including the Othering & Belonging conferences and multimedia journal. Rachelle has worked in the nonprofit communications field for almost 20 years where her speciality has been developing a nimble and responsive communications infrastructure and team that can amplify the work and vision of an organization, with a focus on defining the "story" and voice that organizations want to portray to themselves and to the world. Rachelle has degrees in political science and graphic design. She is a tribal member of the Caddo Nation.