Rachelle believes strongly in advocating for her patients, empowering them to participate in their healthcare decisions, and respecting each patient’s life experience, beliefs and journey.
Weill Cornell Medical College of Cornell University
Rachelle travels to Sub-Saharan Africa and Central America to provide women’s healthcare, including obstetric fistula repair. She has lived and worked in East and West Africa and continues to volunteer as a women’s health advocate in the US and overseas. She is a Northwest native who spends her free time traveling, hiking, boating, fishing, running and spending time with her family.