Faith & Life Forum: Emily Hannenberg & Rachel Neasham


Sunday, November 12, 2017, 9:30am to 10:30am


Buttrick Room

Speakers: Veteran couple Emily Hannenberg, MBA Candidate, Harvard Business School and former Assistant Professor of Military Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and former Army Capt. Rachel Neasham. Title of talk: “Redefining Success: Sacrifice and Service” — Perspectives from a Veteran Couple

About Emily Hannenberg and Rachel Neasham


Former Captain Rachel Neasham graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2009 and served on Active Duty for five years as an Engineer Officer, including deployments in Iraq and Afghanistan. She now works as a product manager for a tech start-up in Boston.

Former Major Emily Hannenberg graduated from the United States Military Academy in 2007 and served for 10 years on Active Duty as an Engineer Officer. In her final assignment, she served as an Assistant Professor of Military Science for the MIT/Harvard Army ROTC program. She is now pursuing an MBA at the Harvard Business School.

Rachel and Emily have been married for 3 years and are the proud parents of two pups, Marley and Bear.



The Faith & Life Forum explores matters of faith and public life. This term, we will explore the theme of "Redefining Success: Living a Life of Sacrifice and Service” through readings, discussion, interviews, and lectures.