Rachel is a parenting expert, author, blogger, public-policy pundit and television personality.
In her early twenties, Rachel was cast on MTV’s iconic reality show, The Real World, where she eventually met her husband, and fellow Real World alum, Congressman Sean Duffy.
Rachel’s television credits are large and diverse. Currently, she is a recurring guest on NBC’s Today Show. She has guest-hosted ABC’s The View on numerous occasions and appeared on Dr. Phil, FOX and Friends, The Hannity Show, The Mike Huckabee Show, Politically Incorrect, EWTN’s The World Over Live and CNN where she is a frequent on-camera commentator on parenting, politics and culture.
Currently, Rachel works with the LIBRE Initiative an organization that advocates for the empowerment of Hispanics through economic liberty and self-reliance.
Rachel writes for the Today Show blog, TodayMoms.com. She also contributes to National Review Online, The American Spectator, Catholicvote.org, and NBCLatino.com among others.
Her book, published in 2009 by Penguin, is called “Stay Home, Stay Happy:10 Secrets to Loving At-home Motherhood”.
In 2008 Rachel co-hosted the series “Speaking of Women’s Health” on the Lifetime Network with the Legendary Florence Henderson.
Rachel has a degree in Economics from Arizona State University and a Masters in International Affairs from the University of California, San Diego.
She lives in Wisconsin with her husband, Congressman Sean Duffy and loves being a mom to her six awesome kids.
- Empowering Hispanics Through Economic Liberty
- Popular Culture: From the Real World to Homeland
- Feminism: Why Gloria Steinem and Sheryl Sandberg Prove Conservatives are the Real Feminists
- Latina Feminism: How Hispanic Women are Changing Feminism
- My Personal Journey to Conservatism