Catherine Schindler, 53

“A coward dies a thousand deaths.”

Catherine deeply loves her family and grandchildren, and embraces the time she gets to spend with them. Compassionate, loving, and caring, Catherine has enjoyed her career as a nurse and loves that she gets to learn something new every day. 

Intelligent and sarcastic, Catherine has found her most confidence at this age. Others may describe her as strong and adaptable, happy and generous. 

One of Catherine’s best life lessons:  speak up when you see something wrong. “I am more likely to regret inaction rather than action.”

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I’M  RACHEL.

I take portraits of brilliant people being fancy.

Photographer Rachel Hadiashar is based out of a bright and airy studio space in Sherwood, Oregon, where she co-creates spirited and elegant images to showcase a client’s best self.
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