Rachel is a freelance journalist based in Edinburgh. She is co-founder and journalist director of investigative journalism platform The Ferret. She has worked for Holyrood magazine as assistant editor, for the Economist Group and Scotsman Publications, as well as working as associate editor for This is Africa. She currently also works as media specialist for a human rights charity. She is particularly interested in innovation and storytelling and is planning to set up Scotland's first immersive journalism club.