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.”