Rachel J. Barrett-Dolcine, CEO of Compass Consulting and Training Solutions is an award winning international motivational speaker, author, entrepreneur & mentor. She is an innovative strategist with extensive experience in training & development, curriculum development, nonprofit management and consulting for small business and Nonprofit start-ups. Rachel has been a Professional Development Facilitator & Trainer for over 5 years. Rachel has developed custom content for over40 trainings, workshops and certification courses. Rachel has developed courses for clients such as Baltimore Reads Training Services, Baltimore City Department of Health (40 hour Literacy Ambassador Training Program), Y in Central Maryland (iDiscover- a 10 month After School Enrichment curriculum) and National Association of Christian Women Entrepreneurs (3 part series on Strategic Planning). She has also authored two books: Conversations With My Son: Fun & Witty Inspiration for Mothers Raising Boys and Love Behind the Blue Line: Stories of Love, Courage, Hope & Legacy. Rachel received her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, from John Jay College of Criminal Justice; a Master of Public Administration from the University of Baltimore; is a graduate of the Associated Black Charities (ABC) Board Pipeline Leadership Program and the prestigious Maryland Certified Public Manager Program- Nonprofit Track at the University of Baltimore. In May 2019, Rachel completed the 6 month Leadership Essentials Program at Loyola University. Rachel has been recognized for her philanthropic work and business accomplishments. Her awards include: In Maryland’s Top 100 Women, Maryland Very Important Professionals Under 40, Women in Business International Nonprofit Leader and F.A.M.E Program Leader & Mentor. Rachel is an avid volunteer and currently serves as the Founder of the Joseph and Vera Douglas Family Foundation, Inc.; is on the Board of Directors for Fostering Change Network Foundation, Inc., Hagerstown Business & Professional Women’s Association; and MSPRITY, Inc. She also serves on the Advisory Board for the University of Baltimore Certified Public Manager's Program. Rachel lives in Randallstown, Maryland with her husband and son.