Portrait of Rachel Wick

Rachel Wick

Senior Program Officer

Rachel Wick (she/her) is a senior program officer at Blue Shield of California Foundation. She leads the Foundation's work to strengthen economic security and mobility for Californians. Previously, she led the Foundation's initiatives to design the future of health and advance the integration of primary care with mental health and substance use treatment, specialty care, and public health systems. 

Prior to joining Blue Shield of California Foundation, Rachel spent eight years at the Consumer Health Foundation in Washington, D.C., implementing and evaluating a health equity and advocacy strategy, first as a program officer and then as director of policy, planning and special projects. Rachel was selected as a 2010 Terrance Keenan Emerging Leader in Health Philanthropy Fellow by Grantmakers in Health.

She holds a bachelor’s degree in philosophy from the College of St. Benedict and an Master of Public Health in health management and policy from the University of Michigan.

Email: rachel.wick [at] blueshieldcafoundation.org

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