Coordinator HR & Purchasing, Mason Community Arts Academy, CVPA
Rachel has been with Mason Community Arts Academy since 2014 as a Violin Teaching Artist. In 2016, she became more involved at the Academy as a Registration & Programs Administrative Assistant. Most recently, she accepted a new position as Coordinator of HR & Payroll. Rachel continues to maintain a private studio of beginning, intermediate, and advanced violin students. She also teaches group classes for beginning violinists and regularly teaches violin sectionals at various Fairfax County Public Schools, and she is involved in several summer music programs at Mason. In 2012, she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Violin Pedagogy from the Jacobs School of Music at Indiana University. In 2016, she completed her Master of Music in Violin Performance at George Mason University. Rachel enjoys performing in the Washington, D.C. area. She regularly plays with the Arlington Philharmonic, the McLean Orchestra, and the Pan American Symphony Orchestra. Rachel’s various roles as an educator and performer have helped prepare her with the experience and organizational skills needed to provide administrative support to the Academy.