Rachel Sprouse graduated from Auburn University with her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and two minors: English and Dance. She recently completed an internship with Garden & Gun in Charleston, South Carolina.
As a student, she worked as a reporter and online assistant editor for The Auburn Plainsman. She also served as the social media director for Her Campus Auburn, Auburn’s Chapter of Society of Professional Journalists, and other organizations. She also received The Auburn Plainsman scholarship and the Mary Whitley Award for her hard work in and out of the classroom.
As a native of North Georgia and winner of the Georgia Young Author’s Fair (12 years). she enjoys writing fiction for short stories and is now working on her first novel. She loves to tell stories, from in-depth articles to short fiction and puts emphasis on accuracy and small details. She enjoys knitting, sewing and operates a small business, Southerner Surcees, on the side.