Rachael Joiner

Major Gifts Officer


Rachael PoorRachael is the Major Gifts Officer for the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic region of the country. She works with donors from Maine to Virginia to tap into their passion for conservation through visits and tours of the Fund’s projects. When she is not at work, Rachael enjoys hiking, paddling, and camping throughout Virginia’s park system.

Prior to joining the Fund, Rachael worked as a fundraiser for tropical habitat conservation with Rainforest Trust, and she led the development program at Friends of the Rappahannock – a grassroots conservation organization. She also coordinated community based eco-tourism programs for various environmental organizations while residing in Bali, Indonesia.

Rachael holds a Masters of Public Administration degree in Global Leadership and Management from Portland State University and a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Public Administration from James Madison University.  

Contact: rJoiner@conservationfund.org   Phone: 540-850-8437