Rebecca Wechter joined the sports medicine team at Rice in August of 2011. She graduated magna cum laude from University of Nebraska at Kearney in May of 2011, with a B.S. in exercise science with an athletic training emphasis. While at UNK, Wechter worked with football, wrestling, softball and women's basketball.
The Houston native graduated from St. Agnes Academy (2007) before embarking to Nebraska for her collegiate studies. She currently works with men's and women's tennis as well as women's swimming while working towards a master's degree from the University of Houston.
She is married to her high school sweetheart, Tim Wechter. They welcomed their first child, Noah, on April 11, 2012.