Rachel Lockhart is the founder of The June Lake Theater Festival. She began her journey as an artist at the Orange County High School of the Arts where she studied Acting. She then received her BFA in acting from Brigham Young University. She has continued her training at both the Yale School of Drama as well as Steppenwolf West. She has performed in the United States and Europe. She currently resides in Southern California where she works as an actress and producer and runs around after two young children.