Teaches Immunohematology and Foundations of Medical Laboratory Science II and III
Rachelle has bachelor’s degrees in Chemistry from OSU and Medical Laboratory Science from the OIT/OHSU MLS program and a Masters in Medical Laboratory Management from Rush University. Over the past 12 years she has worked as a night shift generalist, a Blood Bank Specialist and a Laboratory Manager in the Willamette Valley all before discovering her love of teaching at the College level. In addition to teaching her classes, she is the program’s Assessment Coordinator. These days she spends her spare time working with new managers in meeting Transfusion Service Compliance Regulations, contributing to curriculum for High School Anatomy Physiology for Hillsboro and Salem School Districts, and judging for the local High school and Middle school Science fairs as well as maintaining an active membership with her local chapter of American Society of Clinical Laboratory Science (ASCLS-OR).