Rachel started with FFAC in 2016 as Chicago Director, launching the chapter and organizing community-building and fundraising events. She has over a decade of experience working and volunteering with a range of animal advocacy organizations. Rachel holds a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education and Health, with experience teaching grades K-12 and coaching high school softball and tennis. Continually inspired by FFAC’s supporters and staff, Rachel is sustained by the power of one person’s passion to inspire transformation far and wide. In her leisure time, Rachel finds peace in the great outdoors, especially on her bike and on the tennis court.