Rachel is a Los Angeles-based director who works in feature films, television and branded content. In 2014, while serving as the White House liaison for Funny or Die, she won a primetime Emmy award for Between Two Ferns with President Obama. Rachel has directed feature films distributed to Showtime, Netflix, Lifetime, and SyFy. Notably, she helmed the 2015 Lifetime feature A Deadly Adoption starring Will Ferrell and Kristen Wiig. Currently she is shooting the musical remake of the film Valley Girl at MGM. Television directing credits include Angie Tribeca, The Mindy Project, Party Over Here, Man Seeking Woman, Teachers, and Z-Nation. Commercially, she is widely admired for her ability to work fluidly with improvisors and comedians, while never losing site of story.