judicious & free-spirited
Rachel Metea journalist editor teacher tech geek leader cat lady
THE METEA CLAN MARK
Currently converting more than 300 hours of home videos to DVD.
Studying computer science at Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston.
REBECCA Currently attempting to climb all 4,000 foot mountains in New Hampshire before her fiftieth birthday.
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SMALL TOWN GIRL Downtown Hollis, NH
BIG CITY SLICKER Chicago Marathon Volunteer
Monumnet Square Market: Childhood hangout and first job
Chicago Storyteller Rachel stands in front of Monument Square Market at the annual Hollis Strawberry Festival.
Rachel develops in environment where she knows everything about everyone and grows an interest in telling people's stories.
Rachel (right) stands with her boss, Pete Tripaldi (center), and Victoria Jennings (left), a co-worker, before attending her senior prom.
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2010 Rally for Immigration Reform RACHEL METEA PHOTO
2009 Lakeview Arts Festival
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- N E W H A M P S H I R E S TAT E M O T T O
BAD BABIES & SWEET SUCCESS 1988 She was labeled a ‘bad girl’ before her first birthday. But despite her former “rep” on the streets of New Hampshire, Rachel became a high school graduate with honors in 2007. Afterwards, she went on to earn a continuous spot on the dean’s list at DePaul University.
FREESPIRITED & JUDICIOUS
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Rachel sheds â€˜bad babyâ€™ reputation, becomes computer nerd, artist
Despite her cool design abilities, Rachel gets picked on by boys, develops cooties
GIVE AND TAKE GLOBE TROTTING
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2010 | MEXICO GIVE
Rachel teaches computer classes in Spanish to Mayan community during the 2010 winter. ZACHARY METEA PHOTO
Amongst other life lessons, Rachel learns money does not correlate with happiness.
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RACHEL METEA PHOTOS
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ANCIENT TO MODERN,
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NORTH TO SOUTH Diverse array of Mayan cultures studied by Rachel RACHEL METEA PHOTO
NEW HAMPSHIRE | Mountains
FOR LOVE BELIZE | Jungles
MEXICO | Caves
ITALY | Ocean
OF THE GREAT
MATT KLISZ PHOTO
To be continued throughout the rest of her life ...