Development Associate

Rachel Newman is the development associate at the University of Texas at Austin School of Architecture where she assists with the strategic and administrative duties of the development team. She manages specific fundraising initiatives and serves as the primary gift administrator for the School. Prior to this role, Rachel served as the development assistant at the Texas Cultural Trust. She has a passion for helping culture grow and believes that architects can shape and, quite literally, frame society.

Rachel graduated from UT Austin with a Master's in Art History and a portfolio in Arts and Cultural Management. 


  • The University of Texas at Austin, MA, Art History, 2018
  • The University of Texas at Austin, Portfolio, Arts & Cultural Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Connecticut College, BA, Art History, 2015
  • Connecticut College, Certificate, Museum Studies
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