Raquel is the Bookkeeper for CCS. She started in September 2021. Prior to working at CCS Raquel was the Director/Administrator of a Christian daycare and preschool in Baraboo for ten years, followed by 2½ years as the Director of the homeless shelter in Portage, WI. She has years of experience with QuickBooks, running a business, and working with children. She has a degree in Family Life Education with a minor in Psychology from UWSP in 2005 and is started school again last January to get her degree in Accounting. Raquel is married and has two children (Mason and Isaac) who keep her very busy with sports and other activities.
Raquel and her family have a passion for helping animals too and enjoy fostering Boston terriers and other smooshy faced dogs. She also has her own pet Boston Terriers, Coral and Beesly and Pug mix, Gizmo. In the last 4 years she has fostered 20 dogs and found them all loving new homes through the rescues that she works with. She also volunteers at her church as much as possible.