Rachel joined Locker Soccer in 2017. She grew up in Westerville, playing for a local soccer club. She continued playing soccer at Otterbein University, where she earned a bachelor’s degree in psychology and graduated in 2013. After working as a Psychometrician at Nationwide Children’s Hospital for a year, Rachel returned to Otterbein as the Graduate Assistant for the Women’s Soccer Program, where she focused on coaching and recruiting. During that time, Rachel completed graduate courses in special education and also served as the Academic-Athletic Liaison for the University’s Athletics Department.