Rachael Strittmatter grew up in the outskirts of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania where she obtained her Associate of Arts degree from Harrisburg Area Community College in 2016. Her work has been featured in numerous international exhibitions and she has had international residencies in Japan and the Czech Republic. She has held teaching assistant positions at Corning Museum of Glass as well as Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. Rachael recently completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from Rochester Institute of Technology in May 2020 and is excited to be a part of the community at the Pittsburgh Glass Center. When she isn’t in the glass studio, Rachael can be found outside, painting her nails, or talking to strangers.