Rae Carter is an advocate, coach, facilitator, herbalist, musician, strategist, speaker, and writer committed to co-creating heart-centered social change that honors the cycles of nature with compassion and empathy for all living beings. She is reinventing her career following a transformational healing journey from cancer.
Rae’s 20-year career includes serving as the communications director at the Vermont Sustainable Jobs Fund (2013-2018), where she was instrumental in elevating the organization’s approach to sustainable economic development and facilitating marketing collaboration among businesses, nonprofits, and government agencies. She owned and operated Rachel Carter PR, a public relations, social media, and grassroots marketing business (2006-2013), working with Vermont clients in agriculture, tourism, food, finance, education, consumer service, government municipality, and nonprofit sectors. Rae was recognized as a 2010 Vermont Business Magazine Rising Star. Prior positions include public relations director at a Vermont marketing agency, marketing director at a financial institution, and a program manager with the Girl Scouts. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in public relations and organizational communication and certificate in music performance from Marist College.
Rae lives with her partner and animals in Plainfield, Vermont where they grow organic herbs, facilitate healing events, and create music with the Hygge Den music collective.