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Rachel Geilenfeld

Rachel Geilenfeld serves as External Relations Manager at Sukup Manufacturing Co. A major component of her role is to manage the Sukup Safe T Home®, a hurricane-proof structure the company manufactures and are currently found in countries like Haiti and Uganda. She is also a registered lobbyist and handles media relations for the company.

A native of Clear Lake, Iowa, Rachel received her bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Iowa State University, and also holds a J.D. and an M.B.A. from the University of Iowa.

Following graduation, Rachel worked in a number of roles in political campaigns at the federal and state level, lobbied for the Iowa Association of Business and Industry, and served in a healthcare policy advisor role in the state of Wisconsin.

Community and Professional Activities

  • Polk County Housing Trust Fund Board of Directors
  • GoServ Global Board of Directors
  • Leadership Ames Class XXXII
  • Alpha Gamma Delta – Rho Chapter Executive Council
  • Ames High School Business Advisory Council
  • AgriTech Accelerator Board of Directors