Rachel joined the team as a Research Technician Associate in June 2019. She graduated from Kalamazoo College with a B.A in Psychology and a concentration in Community and Global Health. Rachel was a varsity volleyball player in college and worked as a research assistant in an animal laboratory studying the mechanisms of second order augmentation in taste aversion learning. Rachel completed an undergraduate thesis on the psychological effects of sports-related concussions and created a proposed plan for recovery at Kalamazoo College. Rachel plans on applying to graduate school for clinical psychology.