Rei came to live in the region in 1995 from Japan. Rei considers herself as a New Englander and a citizen of the world.
Rei earned her JD and Masters in Environmental Law and Policy from Vermont Law School. She holds an L.L.M in International Business Law from University of Amsterdam, NL, a Masters in Business Administration from Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, and a Bachelors of Science (Business) from Saint Michael’s College, Winooski, Vermont.
Rei enjoys running, biking, swimming especially with her children. She shares her life with her husband, two children, two dogs and a dozen chickens in Northampton, Massachusetts.