Rachel joined the faculty at CWA in 2006 as a sixth grade English teacher and has since served in numerous other capacities through the years. Her prior roles include team leader, English department co-chair and Middle School cross country coach, among others. Having grown up in Seattle, Rachel spent two years on the East Coast as a member of Teach for America. During this time, she discovered her passion for working with middle school students and never looked back. Rachel has two children, CWA classes of 2028 and 2031, who love being Tarriers and have grown up on campus. In her spare time, Rachel enjoys getting away with her family to some of their favorite local places like the San Juan Islands and Cannon Beach.