Rey is a bioengineering graduate from the University of Pittsburgh currently pursuing a Masters of Medical Product Engineering and Innovation from the same institute. He is also a member of the Artificial Heart Program at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, assisting in cardiothoracic surgery and heart transplant procedures. At the Necessity Firm, he acts as a consultant who assists in creating strategy for inclusivity, awareness, and mentorship. Outside of work, he is an avid runner and biker and works for STEM outreach programs.