A passion for learning and a dedication to helping others grow and expand their perspective makes Rachel a fantastic fit for her role as Think Up’s Learning Specialist. Our “exploration expert” describes herself as a perpetual student with a particular love of language and psychology. Rachel is an Instructional Designer with 10+ years of experience in designing course content, learning activities, training materials, and instructional videos for educational and corporate programs. Before jumping into the world of adult learning, Rachel spent some time teaching in the classroom. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education and a Master of Arts in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from Furman University. Rachel’s unique background in both education and instructional design is a winning combination for developing creative, engaging, and impactful learning content for our clients. When not in the office, Rachel enjoys exploring local shops, wineries, and botanical gardens; and attending concerts and comedy shows. She also loves to travel and immerse herself in other languages and cultures and aspires to get her Ph.D. in sociolinguistics.