Rebecca was born and raised in Oak Bay, Victoria. She graduated from UVIC with a Bachelor of Commerce, and went on to study International Business & Marketing at Chulalongkorn in Bangkok, Thailand. She began her real estate career at a family-owned development and construction company in Cape Town, South Africa. After returning to Canada, Rebecca began marketing and selling developments in the Greater Vancouver area in 2004, which included multiple multifamily projects all over the lower mainland. Rebecca decided to return to her hometown of Victoria and work in the marketing and sale of new homes and multifamily developments.