Rachel Sawicki was born and raised in Camden, Delaware and attended the Caesar Rodney School District. They graduated from the University of Delaware in 2021 with a double degree in Communications and English and as a leader in the Student Television Network, WVUD and The Review.
Rachel joined Delaware Public Media in 2019 as an intern, taking a short hiatus at Delaware State News in 2021, and came back full time in 2022. Their favorite issues to report on are local politics and the environment.
Rachel now lives in Newark, Delaware with their best friend Mia, and their two cats, Jigsaw and Babadook. Rachel loves cooking, going to concerts and music festivals, and exploring Delaware’s state parks and walking trails.
Rachel is the New Castle County reporter for Delaware Public Media. They are non-binary and use they/them pronouns.