Rachel was born and raised in a small town in southeast Ohio. She graduated from Summit Country Day school in Cincinnati, Ohio and is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in marine science from UH Hilo. After graduating she hopes to pursue a masters in conservation biology. Rachel enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her friends and family. Once finished with her education Rachel hopes to move overseas and continue with research and conservation of endangered and threatened marine species.

Home Island: Mainland

High School: Summit Country Day High School

Institution when accepted: University of Hawaii at Hilo

Project Site: Blue Ocean Barnes, Kona, Big Island HI

Mentor: Liam Moin

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