Media Consultant; Freelance Writer; Contributor, National Geographic
Rachel Jones is a media consultant and freelance writer. She has worked for over 20 years in the United States and Africa for The Detroit Free Press, National Public Radio, Internews, the International Center for Journalists, and Kenya’s Nation Media Group. Jones has produced news and analysis content on topics including health, development policy, gender, sustainability, and social justice. In 2019, she wrote two features for National Geographic, on the response to the Ebola epidemic and maternal mortality. Jones also worked with Women Deliver as a mentor for Kenyan journalists covering gender equality and reproductive health issues. She has been recognized as one of LinkedIn’s Top 10 Media Writers.