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U of M McNamara Academic Center
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McNamara Academic Center
for Student-Athletes
Office of Undergraduate Education


Rachel McKessock

Title Academic Counselor

Men's Gymnastics
Women's Hockey
Women's Track & Field/Cross Country

Sue Brantseg
Phone 612-625-7803
Email rmckess@umn.edu
Location Bierman Field Athletic Building
Room 225-B
At the MAC since August 2008
Education Rachel has a bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies and a master’s degree in Educational Policy & Administration from the University of Minnesota.
Experience Rachel was as a student-athlete for the Gophers Cross Country/Track & Field team. After graduating in 2004, she returned to the U of M for her master's degree. During this time, she interned with the Student-Athlete Welfare program and began working full-time as the coordinator of Student-Athlete Welfare in August of 2008 before moving into an academic counseling role in July 2010.
What you need to know about Rachel McKessock Rachel is married to another former Gopher runner Andrew McKessock, and they live in Minneapolis. Rachel enjoys any outdoor activity, reading and spending time with friends and family.