Rachel Duffy is a New York Times best selling author, communications consultant, and television personality specializing in politics, culture and parenting. She is the host of America’s #1 rated cable news morning show, FOX & Friends Weekend on the FOX News network. Rachel and her husband, Sean Duffy host the popular podcast From the Kitchen Table.
Rachel got her start on television on MTV’s iconic reality television show, The Real World. Rachel’s season, filmed in San Francisco, remains the franchise’s most popular and culturally groundbreaking season. During a travel adventure show spin-off, Road Rules All-Stars, Rachel met her future husband, Sean Duffy.
Rachel has also appeared as a frequent guest on NBC’s Today Show and ABC’s The View. In 2008, she co-hosted the series Speaking of Women’s Health on the Lifetime Network with the legendary Florence Henderson.
Rachel’s advocacy work has included serving as the national spokesperson for The LIBRE Initiative, a non-profit that advocates for the economic empowerment of Hispanics through limited government, entrepreneurship and self-reliance. She also served on the board of Hispanics for School Choice. Rachel’s youngest daughter, Valentina, was born with Down Syndrome and Rachel considers it a privilege to use her platform to advocate for her daughter and everyone with special needs.
Rachel has a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Arizona State University’s Honors Program and a Masters Degree in International Affairs from the University of California, San Diego. In recognition of her continued leadership in the conservative movement, Rachel was awarded the Clare Boothe Luce Center for Conservative Women’s Woman of the Year Award in 2018. She is married to former Wisconsin Congressman Sean Duffy and they are the proud parents of nine awesome kids!