With roots in the Midwest, Racheal Kunesh is an Iowa native who transplanted to NC in 1994. She has a BSE in Chemical Engineering from The University of Iowa; while there she enjoyed hanging out in the music building and playing in the Hawkeye Marching Band and Symphonic Band. It was through the marching band that Racheal met the love of her life, Ben. Racheal’s full time job is being a mom to 3 children, but works part time as a process engineer at Exopack Advanced Coatings. Racheal is a member of the Clarion Brass Ensemble and Piedmont Primetime Community Band and has played with the 3M Orchestra, Charlotte Philharmonic Orchestra, Charlotte Civic Orchestra, CPCC opera orchestra, as well as in pit orchestras and churches around the region.