Rachel Howell joined Friends of the Children in August 2018. After graduating from University of North Texas with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting Control Systems, Rachel spent a year teaching English in South Korea. She then moved back to Texas where she worked for Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc., as an internal auditor for five years. She moved to Portland in 2016 and worked for Isler Northwest, LLC as a staff accountant. Rachel lives in Southwest Washington with her husband and daughter.