Rachel began dancing at the age of 3 at Tammy Jo’s Studio. She was hooked and enrolled in every class the studio offered! She has trained in all disciplines ranging from: jazz, lyrical, tap, hip hop, modern, ballet, and pointe. As a student, Rachel attended various summer intensives including: Governor’s School for the Arts, Dayton Ballet Summer Intensive, Cedar Lakes Dance Festival, and toured the US with Dance Caravan. While a member of the River Cities Dance Company, she received several scholarships, won many national titles, and was selected as a featured soloist in the production of “The Nutcracker” for several years. Rachel continued dancing as a member of the University of Kentucky Dance Team. While at the University of Kentucky, she was selected for the Southeastern Conference All-Star Spirit Team.

Rachel graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Science degree in Kinesiology/Exercise Science.

Rachel returned to the studio as a full time teacher in 2006 and has choreographed several award winning routines. She is also a full time sales representative for Varsity Brands, Inc. and serves the eastern counties of Kentucky for Cheer and Dance apparel. She now lives in Russell, KY with her husband Jered and their dog, Tucker.