Rachel H. Hixson was elected to the Sequatchie County School Board on August 4, 2016. Rachel was the wife of the late Larry W. Hixson. She is a graduate of Sequatchie County High School and the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga where she received a B.S degree in Elementary Education, Early childhood Education, and Special Education. Mrs. Rachel is a retired teacher from the Sequatchie County School System with 39 years of experience.
Rachel is a member of the Dunlap Church of Christ. She is a member of the Sequatchie county Chamber of Commerce, Sequatchie County Retired Teachers Association, Tennessee Education Education Association, National Education Association, and the Beta Zeta chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma. She serves as chairman of the Sequatchie County Public Library Board, the Public Library Foundation Board, the Falling Water Regional Library Board, and is the President of the Dunlap Book Club.