Meet Our Staff

Rachel Rysdyk, Instructor

I worked in healthcare for ten years ranging from several different specialties. I worked primarily as a patient care technician in 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. Before working at KCTC, I was employed for five 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: Bachelor of Science in Health Professions

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