Rachel Young

Deckhand Educator

Hometown: Clayton, CA 

School: Humboldt State University

Previous sailing experience: Learned to sail aboard the American Pride and spent four seasons exploring Southern California.

Previous teaching experience: I started teaching Natural History to kindergartners, and have spent the last four years teaching marine science, sailing, snorkeling, kayaking, and hiking to middle school, high school and college students. 

Hobbies: I enjoy snorkeling, exploring tide pools, hiking, reading, and photography.

Why I’m excited to work for World Ocean School: World Ocean School serves a broad range of students, and regions with a mission that is near and dear to my heart. I am most excited to be seeing new places, learning more skills and teaching students all over the coast!