Rachael returned to JSS after completing a year-long internship in 2018-19 with the Refugee Resettlement Program. She is a part time graduate student at UW Madison studying to earn her Master of Social Work, which she will complete in 2021. Rachael received her B.A. in Psychology in 2007 from Alverno College in Milwaukee, after which she worked five years as a waitress at Ella’s Deli, four years as a psychiatric C.N.A., and two as an administrative assistant for the State of Wisconsin. She brings a variety of skills and ideas to her new positon, and is delighted to be working at JSS. Spending time with her extended family, listening to live music, and being in nature are a few of her favorite leisure activities.