Incoming Physical Therapy student Rachael Ard hopes to be an empathetic physical therapist

Future Physical Therapist: Rachael Ard

Undergraduate Experience: Auburn University Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science 2017. University of Memphis Master of Science in Exercise Science 2019

What do you bring to the Campbell classroom?
I recently earned my Master’s degree in Exercise Science from the University of Memphis. I worked very hard and am very proud of my accomplishments. I am passionate about health and fitness. As a personal trainer, I get to share my passion with others.

One of my greatest strengths is my empathetic nature and ability to connect with people on a personal level. I am also very dedicated and driven.

What do you hope to accomplish at Campbell CPHS?
I hope to become a well-rounded physical therapist.

Why did you choose Campbell University and/or what are you most excited about?
I chose Campbell for the emphasis on rural healthcare. I am also very excited for the pro bono clinic.

What are your career goals and/or What legacy do you hope to leave?
I want to be remembered as the person who was empathetic, knowledgeable, and never stopped learning.