Raquel grew up on the beaches of the Mississippi Gulf Coast and loves having her toes in the sand. She attended the University of Nevada in Reno where she learned to ski in the winter, relax on the shores of Tahoe in the summer, and earned a Bachelor's equivalent in Accounting. She was a business school scholarship recipient, member of Beta Alpha Psi, and VITA volunteer for the IRS during her time at UNR.
After college, she joined her family in Utah to start her professional career. Raquel has worked in the business world for over 15 years with experience in everything from data analysis and marketing to project management and accounting. She has lived and worked in Chicago, Orlando, Honolulu, and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico in addition to her home of Salt Lake City.
Raquel has an entrepreneurial spirit and enjoys working with small business owners to help grow their companies. This is how she connected with CEO, Matt Roberge and soon realized that SLC Bookkeeping was the company that she'd been looking for all these years. She is a QuickBooks expert and conversant in small business financial reporting.
Raquel enjoys hiking, river rafting, camping, gardening, and lives for the beach. She also has an extensive background in dance, great passion for music, and loves teaching as well.