St. Luke’s University Health Network, Community Health Department
Rachel is a Community Fellow with St. Luke’s Community Health Department, working in the Fowler Family Center at Bethlehem’s Donegan Elementary School. She assists with the “Youth Succeeding in Schools” program funded by the United Way of the Greater Lehigh Valley, working with the Fowler Center’s family development specialists to collect information concerning the students enrolled in the program, maintaining and updating a database for the enrolled students to track their academic progress and social service needs, and analyzing data for the YSS annual report. Rachel connects with Donegan students in school as a program coordinator for “Reading Rocks!” and "Reach Out and Read" and will develop other academically-connected programs or initiatives with Donegan and the Fowler Family Center this year. Rachel is an M.A. candidate in Sociology.