Rachel joined the Perley Rideau in 2020 as the Director of Nursing. Her clinical career was in emergency nursing in Texas and in Ottawa. She served as a nurse manager at the Renfrew Victoria Hospital and the Queensway Carleton hospital. Her most recent role was as the VP of Patient and Resident Care and CNE at the Carleton Place and District Memorial Hospital and The Almonte General Hospital.
Rachel holds a Diploma of Nursing from Algonquin College, a BScN from the University of Ottawa and an MHA from the University of Regina. She lives in Ottawa with her husband, Andrew.