Rachel Neal will be graduating from Brandon High School as valedictorian of her Class of 2013. She has been involved in her school's varsity cheerleading team for the past four years. She has been a member of her Student Council and National Honor for the past two years and completes over fifty hours of community service each year for these groups. Rachel is a math tutor and hostess at On the Border. She was also voted Homecoming Queen at her high school.
Rachel will be attending the University of Michigan College of Engineering. She plans on majoring in biomedical engineering and earning a career in tissue engineering. Rachel has also been accepted into the M-STEM Academy at U of M. She will be spending the summer on campus taking engineering classes with others in M-STEM.