Profile

Rachel Wheeler is a member of the strategic communications team at Bose Public Affairs Group and Bose McKinney & Evans, where she serves as communications manager. Rachel develops communications strategies for clients from a wide range of industries. Rachel’s focus is media and public relations, strategic communications, social media strategy and graphic design.

Rachel served as an account executive at Bose Public Affairs Group prior to becoming communications manger. Before joining BPAG, she worked as a communications assistant at Indiana Farm Bureau, where she added to the overall communication strategy of the agricultural advocacy group producing content for all Indiana Farm Bureau print and electronic communication channels.

Rachel has also worked as an events assistant with Dallara IndyCar Factory and as an public relations intern for Andretti Autosport and the National FFA Organization.

Honors / Awards

Rachel has played a part in several award winning campaigns at Bose Public Affairs Group. Her work helped the strategic communications team earn the Public Relations Society of America Hoosier Chapter’s top honor, a Best of Show award, for internal communications and Pinnacle Awards for public affairs, media relations and consumer collateral. She also played a part in two campaigns that were recognized with Diamond Awards from the Public Relations Society of America’s East Central District and one that received a merit award from PRSA’s East Central District.

Education

She is a graduate of Indiana University where she earned her degree in journalism and Italian.

Appointments / Memberships

Rachel is an active member of the Hoosier Chapter of PRSA, where she is chair of the luncheons committee and has previously served as chair of the website committee and newsletter committee. She is also a member of the Speedway chapter of Tri Kappa, a women’s philanthropic organization that promotes charity, culture and education.