After receiving her undergraduate degree in Mass Communications with a Public Relations specialization from Wright State University, Rayner went back to school to earn her Master of Arts in Organizational Management from Ashford University and then she enrolled in Capital University Law School where she earned her J.D. in 2015. Rayner spent five years working with Reminger Co. L.P.A. in Columbus, Ohio, with workers’ compensation employer defense litigation and with handling insurance defense claims in trucking related matters. Just prior to moving to Columbia, South Carolina and joining Collins & Lacy, P.C., she worked as an associate at Porter, Wright, Morris & Arthur, L.L.P. in workers’ compensation employer defense litigation in Columbus, Ohio.