Meet Our Staff

Rachel Rysdyk, Instructor

I worked in healthcare for 10 years ranging from a number of different specialties. I worked primarily as a patient care technician on units ranging from intensive care units, obstetrics, pediatrics, medical oncology, medical/ surgical, and emergency. I left working in a medical setting to pursue a teaching certification at Michigan State University. Previous to working at KCTC I was employed for 5 years as a secondary science teacher at Ludington High School. While teaching at Ludington I taught biology, Earth science, anatomy & physiology, and physics.

Industry Credentials: Bachelors of Science in Health Professions

Education: Bachelors of Science in Health Professions from Grand Valley State University, Teaching Certificate in Biology and Integrate Science Endorsement from Michigan State University