Rachel grew up in Virginia Beach, VA where she attended the Governor's School for the Arts. She was a National Training Scholar with American Ballet Theatre and studied dance performance at Butler University. She has been dancing professionally for the last 8 years working with various companies and names including Gregory Hancock Dance Theatre, The Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra, magician Rob Lake, and Holland America Line. Most recently, she spent a year dancing at Disneyland in Tokyo, Japan. She is incredibly excited to be joining Ketchikan Theatre Ballet for the 2019-2020 season.