Rachael hails from Central Otago, and was a student at Studholme College in her first year.
Rachael is a former secondary school teacher and is experienced in the academic support of students. Rachael has completed a Bachelor of Arts and Postgraduate Diploma from Otago, and a Diploma in secondary school teaching and Master of Education through Massey University.
She is also a prominent sports coach and coaches the Otago Women's Hockey team.
Her brief includes ensuring that Studholme College's academic, cultural, sporting and social programmes are up and running. She also leads the College pastoral care team.
You will usually find Rachael around the College in the afternoon and evenings.