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Rachael Coombes | Business Intelligence Specialist, Wellesley College

Current Position and Past Experience
Rachael Coombes works as a business intelligence specialist at Wellesley College. In her role, she supports the expanding practice of business intelligence analytics and reporting across the college by developing, delivering, and supporting strategic and ad hoc dashboards/reports used for analysis, decision-making, and operational reporting. Coombes also provides training and support to help administrative offices adopt new BI technologies.

Before stepping into her current role in the summer of 2015, she was an administrative assistant in the office of the provost at Wellesley College for two years.

Education, Honors and Achievements
Coombes earned her BA in Linguistics and Psychology from Mount Holyoke College in 2012 and her MS in Data Analytics from Southern New Hampshire University in 2015.

Personal Details and Community Involvement
When she’s not working with data, Rachael enjoys rock climbing, reading finance blogs, and solving Sudoku puzzles.

You can connect with Coombes through LinkedIn.