Rachel is originally from Marengo, Iowa. She attended Iowa State University, earning a Bachelor of Science degree in biology in 2010. Prior to joining the Hamilton’s staff, Rachel worked six years for the Iowa Lions Eye Bank as their Lead Transplant Recovery Technician. The job exposed her to the funeral director profession and she decided to pursue funeral directing as a career, earning her Mortuary Science degree from Des Moines Area Community College in October 2013.
In her free time Rachel enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, playing volleyball, and camping.