Rachel Gu was born in 2002 in Denver, Colorado. She is currently a sophomore attending Cherry Creek High School and will graduate in 2020. She is part of Cherry Creek High School’s Youth Advisory Board (YAB) and enjoys helping set up events at Creek such as Red Ribbon Week and Ethnic Fest. Other than school clubs, Rachel is a dedicated student and challenges herself by taking advanced AP and Honors classes. Rachel enjoys using her own talents to support her community and has played piano at many benefit concerts to support Haiti after the earthquake, Doctors without borders, and the Colorado Federated Women’s Club (Chalets). She takes satisfaction in volunteer work and was induced as a National Junior Honor Society member at her middle school. She is also active in her church youth group and attended a mission trip to Wind River Reservation, Wyoming. Rachel is passionate about education and is excited to be Ghana Educational Collaborative Youth Board member!