Rachel Pelto, ARNP was born in Montana, but was raised in the Seattle area. She has a Bachelor of Arts in History from Gonzaga University in Spokane. She received a Bachelor of Science of Nursing from Seattle University, and then moved to St. Louis where her husband went to medical school. While there, she earned a Master Degree in Nursing from the University of Missouri-St. Louis. Rachel has been working at Northwest Women’s Healthcare since 2009. Rachel enjoys her job at Northwest Women’s Healthcare because she has the opportunity to see gynecology patient’s from teenage years through menopause and provide routine as well as problem focused and minor procedural care. Outside of work she loves spending time with family and friends, and enjoying the outdoors and sporting events with her husband and kids.