Rachelle has loved the water since she learned to swim at the age of three. For twelve years, from ages seven to eighteen, she swam competitively for the H.E.S. Hurricanes and Matchpoint in NYC. In 2015, she became a certified beach lifeguard, which led to her first job in and around the water. She is a recent Pace University graduate, with a Bachelor's degree in Political Science and Peace & Justice Studies. When she's out of the pool, she’s probably studying for law school or painting. Rachelle learned of Imagine through a former competitor, Sheclyia, who is now a fellow instructor!