Rachel Pratt
Public Relations Manager
Leadership Florida


Rachel serves as public relations manager for Leadership Florida and is responsible for all communications efforts, special projects and events; including public relations, the annual meeting, social media, political debates, “but for” events, website management and new partnerships. Born and raised in Tallahassee, Rachel is a proud Floridian with a passion for the sunshine state.  She began her professional career in politics 15 years ago, working with a number of firms, associations and agency's such as The Windsor Group, the Florida Department of Agriculture--were she served under Commissioner Charles Bronson, Associated Industries of Florida, The Florida League of Cities and Greenberg Traurig. Rachel transitioned from politics to public relations as she joined The Zimmerman Agency in 2015. As an account manager for Zimmerman she organized and executed major media events; as well as secured national placements for clients in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, Huffington Post, AFAR, Redbook and more. With her background in politics and communications, Rachel is a true influencer. She graduated from The Florida State University with a B.S. in Political Science and a minor in Communications.