Rachael Pishtek joined SADD’s staff as the Director of Development in January 2022 after serving in a consultant role for three months. As Director of Development, Rachael is focused on diversifying SADD’s revenue through a variety of different channels including state and federal grants, private foundation grants, major donor giving, corporate giving, giving campaigns, among the top priorities. Prior to this role, Rachael has worked for various nonprofit organizations in development and fundraising roles, including the North Dakota SADD coordinating office after graduating from Concordia College (Moorhead, MN) in 2015. Throughout high school, Rachael was involved in her local SADD chapter in rural, northeastern North Dakota, and gradually worked her way to representing the state of North Dakota on the 2011-2012 cohort of the SLC. Rachael currently resides in Fargo, North Dakota.