Rachel was born in 1992 and has always lived in Guernsey. She attended Vale Primary School before going to St Sampson's High School where she gained 9 GCSE's at grade C and above, while completing a course in 'Skills for working life' at the Guernsey College of Further Education.
After this she went to the Guernsey Grammar Sixth Form Centre and completed 3 A Levels in Psychology, Business Studies and Art along with an AS Level in Biology.
In September 2011 she joined the Civil Service at the Guernsey Registry as a Registry Officer. She has successfully completed the ICSA Certificate.