Rachel is a San Francisco native, but now calls Colorado home. She attended the University of Colorado where she earned a BA in Psychology and later a teaching license. She lives with her husband, baby boy, and two cats in Denver. She has always had a passion for education, encouraging young leaders, and empowering girls to be true to themselves. As a tutor for the I Have a Dream Foundation she mentored youth to set and obtain both educational and personal goals with the ultimate goal of graduating from college. She has experience teaching middle school and high school and is currently in her fifth year as an elementary school teacher. As a coach for Girls on the Run, Rachel has enjoyed helping girls from her school become confident, healthy, and joyful individuals. She is currently pursuing an MA in Curriculum and Instruction with a concentration in elementary literacy. Rachel is thrilled to continue her journey as a Girls Leadership Educator and to inspire girls to be their true and amazing selves.