Rachel’s initial interest was in the field of engineering, but she quickly discovered a passion for design, receiving her degree in architecture from the University of Texas. She joined DLR Group in 1993 as an architectural intern. Today, as Atlantic Coast Region Leader she is a key member of the firm's leadership team, leading operations and practice in Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, and in Washington, D.C. She also oversees domestic K-12 Education and Civic projects, along with many large-scale U.S. embassies around the world.
"Suman Sorg is a wonderful professional mentor for me. She leads by example, is never obtrusive in her methods, is direct, and honest. I appreciate this style of instruction, a minimalist approach, so I can form solid decisions on my own.”
Rachel is increasingly involved with marketing and business development efforts, paying close attention to growing and sustaining client relationships.