Rachel Cohen

Rachel Cohen

Bio

Rachel is a professional structural engineer based in Oakland, focused on earthquake resiliency and close collaboration with architects and contractors throughout design and construction. Her passion for design and working with her hands brought her to Yestermorrow as an intern in 2014. Afterwards, she timber framed in Vermont before heading out west for a master's in engineering.
She's taught timber framing workshops at the Crucible in Oakland and engineering courses at Laney College.