Judge, 2016 Global Finals

Rei is the Director of Dorm Room Fund, a student-run venture firm backed by First Round. She’s incredibly lucky to work with the best student entrepreneurs and investors across the nation.

Prior to First Round, Rei was at General Assembly where she grew its business beyond the classroom and built its first mobile and online education products. Before that, Rei worked at GOOD Magazine and Ogilvy & Mather where she designed social impact programs for clients ranging from Coca-Cola to The United Nations.

Rei holds a B.A. in international relations from Emory University. She lives in San Francisco and is always on the hunt for a good New York bagel.