Rachel is CEO of the NHS Digital Academy, KLAS Arch Collaborative International lead and strategic advisor to the NCA/Salford NHS Group. She provides advisory services to the Secretary of State for Health in the UK and is the health care representative on the UK government AI committee. Through her academic work, she has received a visiting professorship at Imperial College, London. She is a non-executive director of the Digital Health Society and formerly the Director of Digital for Salford/NCA Group, which was the most digitally mature organization in the NHS.