Rachel Oleksiak grew up in Flower Mound, Texas. She attended Marcus High School in Flower Mound and graduated in 2009. She went on to attend the University of Dallas in Irving where she graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Spanish with an Education Certification. During her time at the University of Dallas, she had the opportunity to study in Rome and Costa Rica. Both experiences were amazing and really helped her find her love for traveling and languages.
After graduating from UD, Ms. Oleksiak taught Spanish at Decatur High School. She returned to the Lewisville area to work at The Colony High School. During her time at TC, she taught Spanish and worked as Team Lead for the Spanish 1 Team. She also acted as National Honor Society Sponsor, where she organized service projects and managed the logistics of NHS. Ms. Oleksiak is so excited about the opportunity to use her Spanish and teaching experience with the Corporate Work Study Program.
Ms. Oleksiak loves to spend time with her family, friends and dog, Lily. She enjoys running, doing exercise classes and reading in her free time.