Rachel Carpenter is Vice President of Retail Banking at Deerwood Bank. She graduated from Southwest Minnesota State University with a bachelors degree in Business Management. Rachel was nominated Class President of the 2019 graduating class of the Minnesota Bankers Leadership Academy and currently sits on an Emerging Leaders subcommittee for the American Bankers Association. She has served on the board for Kinship Partners and is currently a Kinship lunch buddy mentor for youth in the Brainerd Lakes area. Rachel co-chairs the Business Career section for Bridges Career Academy. When Rachel gets a free moment, she is an avid mountain biker and skier with her husband, Mike and sons Gavin and Logan.