San Francisco Bay Area
Born and raised in Las Vegas, NV, Rachel graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno in 2013 where she studied art and art history. She joined AmeriCorps VISTA to help at-risk youth reach their full potential by providing access to educational and community resources. She believes that education is a key component to social change and awareness. She plans to pursue graduate studies in Social Work and ultimately hopes to work within the non-profit sector with children and families. She enjoys photography, traveling, running, wool felting and spending time with her husband and Boston Terrier, Zissou.