Rachael Klayman serves as Thread Capital’s Compliance and Operations Manager. In this capacity, she supports the operations team in creating sustainable procedures and practices to uphold Thread’s mission to strengthen entrepreneurship and expand access to capital for small businesses in North Carolina. She began her career in the nonprofit sector working for Good Work in Durham, helping local entrepreneurs create business plans and secure microloans. She has worked in nonprofit management for many years, and she is passionate about building systems to create and allow equity and access for all.
Rachael is excited about being a part of a team that is bringing financial empowerment to underserved North Carolinian entrepreneurs and contributing to economic growth across the state.
Rachael received a BA in Communications before moving to the Triangle and earning a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from Duke University. She lives in Cary, loves to learn, read, and enjoys hiking with her husband and three wonderful children.