Rachel Kessler is currently the Product Manager for Ex Libris' Primo Central Index. Before joining Product Management in 2013, she was a founding member of Ex Libris' Publisher Relations team, where she cemented closer working relationships between Ex Libris and data providers. Rachel currently sits on NISO’s Open Discovery Initiative Standing Committee and the Conformance Subcommittee. She holds an M.B.A. from the Hebrew University, and graduated summa cum laude with a B.A. in Economics from Columbia University's Barnard College.