Rebecca has served as the Cooperative Fund of New England’s Executive Director since 1986. She has extensive experience as a business consultant and commercial bank loan officer for Barclays American. She previously worked as a bank examiner for the State of Connecticut. Rebecca has also worked as a consensus process trainer and nonprofit advisor to many groups, among them her local food co-op, an urban grocery store project, a symphony orchestra, an artist collective and Dance New England. She has served on the boards of the Cooperative Development Foundation, Opportunity Finance Network, Temple of Israel, the Wilmington YWCA, New Hanover County Human Relations Commission, WHQR public radio and Tidal Creek Food Co-op. Rebecca is a 2013 inductee to the Cooperative Hall of Fame.