Nichelle Rachal- 2020 Victory V. Lee Awardee Foundation Representative of the Year

Nichelle Rachal

Senior Manager, Community Relations, The Clorox Company

Nichelle Rachal is currently the Senior Manager, Community Relations for The Clorox Company.  She has experience in various industries including work in nonprofit, education, and financial services.  Nichelle began her career as an educator, recruiting students for both independent schools and nationally recognized nonprofit organization, Prep for Prep.  In her role at Clorox, she is responsible for managing The Clorox Company Foundation’s grant making activities and external community relations.  Nichelle helps to identify and create opportunities for Clorox support and engagement.  She also serves as the Clorox representative to nonprofit and community partners.  Nichelle was also recently appointed as the co-lead of Clorox’s Black employee resource group, BELIEVE.  She holds a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies Field with an emphasis on minorities in education from the University of California, Berkeley where she graduated with high honors and was a McNair Scholar.  She earned a master of arts in School Counseling from New York University.  Nichelle is a proud member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.