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Rachael Van Schoik

California Academy of Sciences
Science Action Club Manager
Rachael has worked in non-profit management at the intersection of science, equity, and education for over 10 years in the Bay Area. As the Science Action Club Manager, she leads national efforts to scale Science Action Club. Previously, she spent three years in Public Programs at the California Academy of Sciences delivering programs and connecting research to visitors and four years at The Energy Coalition, managing projects such as developing a cohort of environmental justice organizations across Contra Costa County and guiding student-led climate action projects. She also runs Notes on Nature, a science learning and creative writing educational service, and is the Board President at Things That Creep, a local non-profit focused on protection and awareness of reptiles and amphibians.