About Rachel Griffith, Lyon Real Estate
Meet Rachel Griffith
Rachel Griffith has a passion for the Real Estate industry, which is matched only by her incredible zeal for continued learning. She is an active agent at Lyon Real Estate in Fair Oaks, and considers her clients needs paramount in her daily operations. She works with each client hand-in-hand, allowing them to feel cared for on a personal level, while achieving their next home-goal. Whether you're selling or buying for the very first time, or are experienced in the home buying/selling process, let Rachel work hard for you, so the process can be as easy and fun as possible.
Before getting into Real Estate, Rachel previously worked for CBS Broadcasting, where she put her Finance Degree to work in the Accounting Department for 6 local Sacramento radio stations. She has also worked in local city government as an Accountant, and ran a successful bookkeeping and tax firm before switching careers and becoming a classically-trained Chef in 2013, opening her still-thriving Catering and Private Chef service, Polkadot Dinners . Rachel has been the Private Chef of local sports celebrities, familiar news anchors, and over 400 local corporate and private catering clients in the Greater Sacramento area. Rachel has catered to the needs of businesses and individuals, in many capacities for over 20 years, and has received many industry awards, including the " Best of Fair Oaks " official title, 'Business Person of the Year', in 2019.
Rachel currently serves as the President of the Fair Oaks Chamber of Commerce , and is a former Honorary Mayor of Fair Oaks , where her fundraising efforts in 2016 produced nearly $10,000; half of which went to Bella Vista High School's 'Foods' program. She is the current Chairperson for the Honorary Mayor's race, which occurs annually in Fair Oaks, and the Co-Chairperson of the Taste of Fair Oaks event, which happens each June at North Ridge Country Club.
In addition to her ongoing service to the Fair Oaks Chamber of Commerce, she is also a member of the National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) , where she continues to sharpen her skills as a business owner, a community partner, and a Realtor.
Rachel lives in Carmichael with her husband, Ryan, daughter, Sarah, a Chihuahua named Maverick, and a shifty-eyed black cat named Ella who regularly tests boundaries. Rachel's son Morgan is also a Lyon Real Estate Agent, and lives locally with his wife, Hannah. Be sure to say hi to them if you see them around town!
Looking for an ice-breaker to start a conversation with Rachel? Try one or more of these subjects:
- Mid-rare steaks
- Fabulously designed cheese boards
- Music, emphasis on Karaoke
- REAL ESTATE