Rachael joined Rapleys in August 2021 after a spell of work at Cambridgeshire County Council. Prior to this role Rachael had worked in the education sector.

Rachael holds a Masters in Urban and Environmental Planning (MPLAN) and is working towards professional membership of the RTPI.

Rachael provides day-to-day management of planning application and appeal cases of all sizes. She is central to the coordination of project teams, and to maintaining Rapleys’ dialogue with the local planning authorities, in whose areas the business is working. Rachael is responsible for a number of her own cases as well as well as assisting colleagues with major instructions.