Rachel Purcell serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Nicholas Residential. She is responsible for overseeing the accounting, financial reporting, human resources, risk management, IT and treasury functions of the firm. Prior to joining Nicholas Residential, Rachel was the Chief Administrative Officer for U.S. Residential Group, a national third-party multi-family property management company. In this role, she had oversight of accounting, risk management, IT, treasury and compliance groups and was an integral member of the executive team that was responsible for setting strategic direction for the organization.
Prior to joining U.S. Residential Group, Rachel was the Chief Administrative Officer of Millcreek Residential, an owner, developer and operator of Class A multi-family properties in the U.S. Rachel held similar positions at Snelling Staffing, a temporary staffing agency, Riverstone Residential Group, a national multi-family property management company, and Trammell Crow Residential, an owner, developer and operator of multi-family properties. Rachel began her career at Deloitte as a Senior Manager in the audit department, building relationships with public and private real estate clients.
Rachel received her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Southern California and her Master of Science in Organizational Development from Pepperdine University. She holds her CPA license in Texas and California.