About TSG Baton Rouge Editor Rachel Ransom
Rachel Ransom was raised in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, and attended The Dunham School and LSU. After spending a decade in Baton Rouge, she worked as Recruiting Coordinator for Pine Cove Camps in Tyler, Texas. Shortly after getting married, she and her husband, Loren, returned to her hometown.

Upon moving back to Baton Rouge, Rachel discovered The Scout Guide, and she became Editor of TSG Baton Rouge in 2014. Rachel’s favorite aspects of her job include discovering unknown businesses, artists, and entrepreneurs, and helping share their expertise with others. She is passionate about making her clients feel known and truly well represented.


Rachel’s Three Favorite Reasons to Visit Baton Rouge, Louisiana:

  1. The Food. “Baton Rouge has some incredible dining establishments. The food is unique, fresh, and created by some of the most passionate chefs around.”
  2. The History. “Louisiana is home to some magnificent historical sites. The plantations are extraordinary and should not be missed.”
  3. It’s The Sportsman’s Paradise. “Baton Rouge is home to some incredible activities for different kinds of sports enthusiasts, especially anyone interested in hunting and fishing.”