Rachel Baker is a native of Versailles, France. She grew up in France and has dual citizenship (American and French). With a background in art history and business administration, she has over ten years of experience developing cultural programs for various institutions in Chicago including the French Consulate, the D'Arcy Museum of Art at Loyola University and the Hektoen Institute. She enjoys sharing her passion for the French language and culture by leading cultural tours in France and teaching at the Alliance Française. She incorporates her love for art and poetry in her classroom and emphasizes oral expression.