Rachel is originally from New Brighton, Minnesota. She attended St. Olaf College and graduated with degrees in political science and economics. Prior to law school, she worked in Washington, D.C. for three years at the Democratic National Committee and then as a political consultant. She was a summer associate at Faegre Baker Daniels her 1L summer. At NDLS, she is an oralist on the Moot Court Board and is President of Women’s Legal Forum.