Rachel first discovered the benefits of Pilates in 2005 at Temple University in Philadelphia where it was a part of the dance department curriculum. While at Temple she studied Pilates on the apparatus under the private tutelage of David Seth Fink and mat Pilates under Jennifer Morley. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in modern dance and decided to pursue a career in Pilates after graduation. She completed her mat certification with Power Pilates and her comprehensive certification through the Physical Mind Institute. She works with all Pilates apparatus and customizes the instruction based on the needs of the client which can range from rehabilitative to prenatal instruction.