Rachel is a sports physical therapy assistant at Providence Sports Care Center. Rachel has worked with athletes for Providence since 2008. Rachel has nearly a decade of experience in aquatic therapy, with additional experience in orthopedic, post-operative, manual, and return-to-sport therapies. She has been a part of the sideline stretcher crew serving the Portland Timbers and Portland Thorns since 2011. She has also had additional training for venue coverage and emergency medical response. As a college athlete who played softball at Portland State University, her passion is sports medicine and getting athletes back to their sports. Rachel enjoys spending her days off with her husband Jerry and two little boys (Nakoa and Kai), and her dog Maliyah.