Rachael Firth joined TASO in July 2021.

Rachael will lead TASO’s operations, assisting the transition into an independent charity, developing its team and operational strategy.

Rachael has spent the majority of her career working in a wide range of Higher Education organisations most recently as Chief Operating Officer of Wonkhe where she led the support functions including finance, HR, events, operations and facilities. Previously, she was Head of Events and Engagement at Universities UK and has worked in the student movement both at the National Union of Students (NUS) and within Students’ Unions.