- MS Forensic Science, Investigative Forensic Science, University of Central Oklahoma
- BS Biology, Biological Sciences, University of Central Oklahoma
Rachel is the child of a line of military veterans. As a part of the army brat lifestyle, she has lived all over. Her background is as varied as her experience. She has over 13 years of grant development, administration, and coordination experience in medicine, economics, and university-level work derivatives. As a c-suite executive in nonprofit administration, she tailored a love for the pursuit of “good.” She has curated and administered grants for some of the largest government agencies, foundations, and for-profit and not-for-profit entities. Rachel has secured grants for such entities as D.O.Ed, Petco Love Foundation, Lamar Family Foundation, AstraZeneca, and many more. As a transformation leader, she is regarded by community partners, staff members, and executive Board members; she can deliver highly effective and tightly aligned proposals, programs, events, and services for a variety of organizations. Rachel is a devout animal lover. She has three dogs and one cat that keep her life interesting.