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Our Team

Rachel Schindler is co-founder and VP growth and product of Punchbowl News.

Prior to joining Punchbowl News, Rachel led Facebook’s strategy, planning and operations for the global news team. For three years, Rachel specialized in growing revenue-sharing products with media companies around the world.

Rachel first worked with Jake Sherman and Anna Palmer at POLITICO, where she developed and implemented growth strategies for Playbook, the company’s flagship newsletter. Her data-driven approach engaged and retained product subscribers across the company.

With experience across platforms out of Washington, San Francisco and New York, Rachel brings unique perspectives from media, tech, and politics to the foundation of the Punchbowl News team.

Rachel graduated from Washington University in St. Louis. She enjoys  jogging, traveling and volunteering with young women in foster care.