“The primary role of the Great Clips finance department is to support the internal Great Clips organization through accurate reporting and effective financial leadership. As a franchise organization, we also help our franchisees maximize their salons’ profitability by providing guidance with business plans, budgeting, financing, and salon valuations. It’s rewarding to help individuals grow their businesses, and ultimately build their legacies.”
Rachelle drives the direction and development of Great Clips’ short- and long-term strategic plans to achieve growth and profitability. She is responsible for maintaining a strong financial backbone for the Great Clips enterprise, leading the internal annual corporate budgeting process, and providing support to franchisees on financing, budgeting and valuation, and analysis to enhance salon profitability.
Rachelle joined Great Clips, Inc. in 1999 as the Manager of Planning and Analysis. In 2015, she was promoted to Vice President of Finance and just a year later in 2016, she took on the role of Treasurer.
Rachelle is a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) and holds an MBA in Finance and Strategic Management from the Carlson School of Business at the University of Minnesota. In her free time, she enjoys boating and cheering for her favorite sports team, the Minnesota Vikings. She supports her community through two organizations: the American Heart Association and Feed My Starving Children.