Born and raised in Boston, Rachel Lee attended Villanova University, where she obtained a Bachelor’s degree in global interdisciplinary studies with focuses in biology and educational policy. At college she participated in marathons, played soccer and helped create a student group that fosters friendships between students of all abilities and disabilities. During her senior year, she studied abroad in Copenhagen, also working as an assistant teacher at a Danish public school and at the Copenhagen International School.
Ms. Lee joined King’s Academy in 2015 as a teaching fellow in the Department of Physical and Life Sciences. She became a faculty member in that department the following year.