Rachel Coomer is a policy, communications and advocacy specialist with a special interest in healthcare.
She has over ten years work experience gained in Namibia and the UK. She has a degree in Physiological Sciences from the University of Oxford in the UK and a masters from the University of the Western Cape.
She is a member of the Mental Health Care Centre Hospital Board and a Trustee for Namibia Medical Care.
She is employed as the Deputy Director for Health Policy and Communication at the Center for Disease Control and Prevention in Namibia.