Rachel has been an educator for sixteen years. She taught sixth grade math and language arts at Castle Rock Elementary School then a Special Day Class at MSHS. Rachel spent ten years at Mount Shasta Union School District as the Resource Specialist teacher(RSP), a third and fourth grade teacher in addition to cheerleading coach, cross country coach, student council advisor, and GATE coordinator. Currently, Rachel is the MSHS Principal. Rachel is looking forward to a year of fun and excitement!
Rachel attended the California State University at Chico where she received a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology. After a year employed as a Rehabilitation Specialist on the Traumatic Brain Injury Unit at Alta Bates Hospital, Rachel returned to studies at UC Davis where she earned a State of California Multiple Subject Teaching Credential. After enjoying several years at home with her two young children, Rachel returned to CSU Chico where she earned a State of California teaching credential in Moderate/Severe and Mild/Moderate Special Education. Rachel also holds a California Professional Administrative Services Credential and is completing her masters in Educational Leadership.