Rachel Lunsford

Management Analyst - Office of Information & Technology

Department of Veterans Affairs

Rachel Lunsford is a Special Assistant to the Chief Technology Officer at the Department of Veterans Affairs. In this role, she is responsible for identifying roadblocks and developing strategies to gain support for Secretarial projects, including VA’s Open Government Plan. Prior to working with the CTO, Rachel was part of the knowledge management working group at VA to develop a strategy for managing knowledge in the Office of Information and Technology. Rachel holds a master’s degree in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University. She recently married the love of her life, Chris, and they reside in Arlington, VA.