Rachel graduated from the University of Illinois (Champaign-Urbana) and the University of Illinois (Chicago) in 1988 and moved to Hawaii shortly after, starting her professional career as a Physical Therapist. Rachel specializes in aquatic and orthopedic physical therapy and is ATRI Certified. She says she decided to become a physical therapist because she “discovered that it led me to my purpose of compassionately igniting inspiration for optimism”. In her spare time, you can find Rachel at the beach, practicing horticulture, running errands with her children, and traveling!
“I have always been intrigued by the human body. The miracle of conception and development of a human being, the study of the human body and mind, and the ability to treat, educate, and make a significant difference in people’s quality of life resonates deeply with me.”