School: North Central College
Hometown: Naperville, IL
Rachel received her bachelor's degree in broadcast communication from North Central College in 2016 and is a member of the National Communication Association, Lambda Pi Eta.
During her last year of college, she traveled to Guatemala where she produced a documentary about native Maya efforts to promote environmental sustainability.
She started out her career in journalism as a reporter with Naperville Community Television in 2015.
When she's not covering the news, she enjoys playing her ukulele and spending time with her handsome cat, Sven.