Rebecca Marchiafava, MPP
Training and Technical Assistance Director
Rebecca is an educator, writer, and change-maker who has worked for STAR® since 2012 and contributed in many ways to the organization’s development. Within her role as Training and Technical Assistance Director for STAR®, Rebecca helps envision and build programs and partnerships to inspire positive action that will build a community free from oppression and sexual trauma.
Originally from Baton Rouge, Rebecca holds a B.A. in English Literature with a minor in Women’s and Gender Studies from Louisiana State University and a Master of Public Policy in Education from Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College.
Rebecca is a trained facilitator of various curriculums and has developed many STAR trainings, including “Sexual Trauma 101,” “Dynamics of Sexual Violence,” “Healthy Sexuality,” and “Creating Change: Building a Community Free from Sexual Trauma.”