Rachel grew up in Chicago, where throughout childhood she performed as a ballet dancer and musician at venues such as the Auditorium Theatre, Grant Park and Orchestra Hall. After receiving an M.F.A. from the University of Washington’s Professional Actor Training Program in Seattle, Rachel worked extensively in Regional Theatre and Off-Broadway.
Rachel is now based once again in her hometown - recent TV credits include NBC's “Chicago PD” and “Chicago Med”. Recent theatre credits include the Midwest Premiere of Ayad Akhtar’s "Junk" at Milwaukee Rep, directed by Mark Clements.