Rachel Spacek

Rachel Spacek

Rachel Spacek is a reporter at the Idaho Statesman. She covers government in cities in West Ada and Canyon County and Latino Affairs. Before starting at the Statesman in 2021, Rachel covered Canyon County and Latino Affairs at the Idaho Press. 

In addition to the Idaho Press Club Board, Rachel is a board member on the Voces Internship of Idaho, an internship program that connects Latinx college students with Idaho newsrooms. She also mentors students in the Voces program. Rachel also serves on the board of the Pacific Northwest Newspaper Guild.

Originally from San Jose, Rachel now lives in Boise with her boyfriend and loveable cat, Roo.