Rachel was born and raised in New Jersey. She originally moved to the Southwest Florida area in 1999, but she and her husband decided to become permanent residents in January 2014. Rachel has been working as a veterinary technician for over 16 years. She started her veterinary career in general practice but has spent the last several years working in emergency and intensive care veterinary medicine and loves it.
Rachel joined Specialized Veterinary Services in 2014 and was promoted to the assistant practice manager shortly after. Rachel has wide-ranging experience in the human resources field, specifically recruiting and retaining nurses and technicians.
Rachel enjoys spending her free time with her husband, Ryan, and their two amazing daughters. At home, she also has two spoiled dogs and an awesome cat. She also enjoys salt water reef keeping in her spare time.