About Rachel Cooke

About Rachel Cooke


Rachel Cooke is the Founder of Lead Above Noise - a team, leadership, and organization development consultancy that unlocks business results by building thriving teams. She is also the host of Macmillan’s Quick and Dirty Tips Modern Mentor podcast – a weekly show designed to inform, equip, and empower listeners to define and create their own versions of professional success.


Named by Inc. Magazine as a Top 100 Leadership Speaker, Rachel speaks, consults, facilitates, educates, and writes on all things leadership, employee experience, transformational change, and workplace success. Her work has been featured in such publications as Inc. Magazine, Thrive Global, Bloomberg Quint, Fast Company, Business Insider, HuffPo, and more.


Rachel’s clients have included American Express, Altice USA, Audible, Scholastic Books, Wolters Kluwer, and many more.


Rachel holds her Masters Degree in Organizational Psychology from Columbia University, and her Bachelors Degree in Human Development from Cornell University.