Rebecca Oppenheimer is the granddaughter of the late Harry Oppenheimer and the daughter of Mary Oppenheimer and Scottish Rugby Captain, Gordon Waddell. Rebecca’s grandfather, Harry Oppenheimer, was the Chairman of DeBeers Consolidated Mines for twenty-seven years as well as Chairman of the Anglo-American Corporation for a quarter century. South African by birth, Rebecca currently lives in Seattle, Washington, USA. Rebecca is one of ALA’s greatest supporters.