Chief Operating Officer
Rachel Loeb is Chief Operating Officer of New York City Economic Development Corporation where she oversees and directs the Corporation’s strategic priorities for real estate, asset management, and planning. Prior to joining NYCEDC, Rachel was a senior executive member of World Wide Group, overseeing all aspects and phases of the development process. Before joining WWG, Rachel was a Senior Director of Development for AvalonBay, where she was responsible for the development of over 1,400 apartments. Rachel began her career in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam where she worked on the Saigon South development, an 8,000-acre new town community. She is a graduate of Northwestern University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology where she earned a master’s in City Planning. She lives in Brooklyn with her husband and two sons.