OC Young & Emerging Planners Co-Chair
Rachel Le is a graduate student at the University of California, Irvine (UCI) pursuing her Master of Urban and Regional Planning (MURP) degree. She is currently an intern in the City of Tustin’s Community Development Department. In addition to her involvement with the Orange County Young and Emerging Planners (OC YEP) group, Rachel is also President of the Urban Planning Student Association (UPSA) at UCI. Rachel holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from UCI. She is passionate about working to develop sustainable and equitable built environments. In her free time, Rachel enjoys creating art and crafts, but namely spending time with friends and family.
In my undergraduate studies, I took a birding class and field lab, and I loved it! Birding along beach trails is my ideal relaxation activity and I wish I had more time to do it.