Rachel is a true Floridian, born and raised. When she was 7, her family moved to Sarasota, and Mote Marine Laboratory quickly became her favorite place to visit. Mote sparked her interest in the underwater world, which shaped her path of education and has led her to follow her passion of working at Mote.
B.S. in Marine Science, Eckerd College
As part of our continued commitment to the safety of our guests, Mote Aquarium Staff and Volunteers, and out of an abundance of caution, Mote Aquarium is temporarily closed to the public, effective March 16, until further notice. Regular updates of Mote Aquarium operations status will be available at either 941-388-4441 or online: mote.org/COVID19