Rachael Banks

Admissions Counselor, Enrollment Management
Frable Building 123C, 412-675-9011
Mailing Address: 
Penn State Greater Allegheny, 4000 University Drive, McKeesport, PA 15132

Rachael joined the Enrollment Management team in November 2013 as an admissions counselor, having most recently worked in admissions at Gwynedd Mercy University outside Philadelphia. A native of Monroeville and graduate of Serra Catholic High School, she was excited to return home and enjoys helping students realize their dream of a Penn State education. She currently works with first-year students and student-athletes at all stages.

Rachael earned a B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in 2011, with a double major in Arabic and International Peace Studies. She will graduate from Penn State in May 2017, with a Master’s degree in Community and Economic Development. When she isn’t working on homework, she enjoys  spending time with her family and spoiling her godchildren! She is an amateur home baker, a huge fan of fiction audiobooks, and is training for  her first half marathon.