Rachel Pipan is the Senior Communications Manager for the Bitfury Group. An award-winning public relations professional, she has spent more than three years at Bitfury communicating to a variety of audiences about the power and potential of bitcoin and blockchain technology - including to US law enforcement, Harvard Business School, SxSW, the Human Rights Foundation and more. Pipan previously worked at Edelman Public Relations in Washington, D.C., on the media strategies and services team. She received her M.A. in communications from American University and her B.A. with honors from Auburn University with a minor in Business.