Rachel (she, her, hers) is originally from New Jersey, has her B.A. in Sociology and Interpersonal Communication from the University of Delaware, her M.Ed. in Counselor Education (Student Affairs) from Clemson University and her M.S. in Cultural Foundations of Education (Certificate of Advanced Studies in Women and Gender Studies) from Syracuse University. She has worked in social justice education and student affairs and believes in the world-changing power of creating community across differences. Her favorite hobbies are: gardening, listening to podcasts, and trying new crafts. She is currently trying to learn how to cross-stitch, knit, and bake the perfect challah!