Rachel Urban

Rachel joins Sentinel after an extensive career in the nonprofit industry. She is an accomplished executive with over 20 years of charitable nonprofit management fundraising experience across the Carolinas. 

Rachel served in various leadership and development roles for the American Cancer Society and the American Heart Association, personally securing 6 and 7-figure monetary gifts from donors and supporters to make significant impacts in her local communities. As Executive Director for Central and Eastern North Carolina for the American Cancer Society, Rachel managed a large team across many geographic regions to oversee an overall revenue portfolio of more than $10.5 million. Her specialty in establishing lasting partnerships with key high net worth individuals and corporations help ensure her success at Sentinel.   

Born in Latrobe, PA and raised in Greensboro, NC, Rachel graduated from UNC-Wilmington where she was a scholarship student-athlete on the varsity soccer team. She enjoys playing tennis and spending time at the beach when she is not rooting for her favorite Pittsburgh Steelers on game days. 


University of North Carolina at Wilmington
B.A., English Literature, B.A., Psychology

Boards & Memberships

Community Involvement
Member, Association of Builders and Contractors, North Carolina Membership Committee
Member and Volunteer Lead, Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Triangle Red Shoe Crew