Rachel started her banking career at First State Bank in January of 1999 at the Downtown Athens Branch. She has worked in several areas of the bank, including Bookkeeping, Teller, Credit Department and as an Administrative Assistant/Loan Processor for the past 15 years. Her current position is Assistant Vice President/Executive Administrative Officer, at the main location in Downtown Athens.
Strange was born and raised in Mabank, and graduated from Mabank High School in 1997. In her free time, she enjoys quite time with a good book, traveling and spending time with friends and family. She has been married to her husband Nathan for 20 years and they have a 13 year old son.