Rachel grew up in southern California where her father planted a church in Rancho Santa Margarita. She graduated from college in San Diego majoring in theology & psychology. She enjoyed teaching middle school in Hawaii before she attended and completed seminary in Kansas City. Rachel has been married to her college sweetheart for ten years and has four rambunctious, inspiring kids. Her goal each Sunday for children attending Centerpoint services is to feel safe and treasured by their teachers as well as loved fully by their God.