Rey is one of the 4 Co-Founders of FREE (The Dr. Edgar Mitchell Foundation for Research into Extraterrestrial Encounters). The other 3 Co-Founders are the late Dr. Edgar Mitchell, Dr. Rudy Schild, an Emeritus Professor of Astrophysics at Harvard University, and Australian Experiencer researcher Mary Rodwell. The Executive Director of FREE is Dr. Rudy Schild.
Rey and his entire family have had conscious physical contact with non-human intelligence in their family home. All of the family members have also had various contact with large UFOs, one time with a football stadium sized craft that was at a distance of only 30 feet from Rey, his daughter, and 3 adult witnesses, which hovered in silence over them for more than 45 minutes. His family has also had numerous paranormal experiences. All of these contact experiences began in March of 2012. Before these experiences Rey ignorant of UFOs, ET Contact and the “paranormal, and he was an atheist and material rationalist but is now a deeply spiritual person that has been completely transformed by his experiences.
Rey is currently employed as an Estate Tax Attorney with the US Dept of Treasury. He previously was an Adjunct Professor for 6 years at the New School for Social Research and the City University of New York. He was also the Director of the Center for a Sustainable Urban Environment at the City University of New York and the Director of the Office of Community Environmental Planning for the City of New York. He graduated with honors from Rutgers College, was an honors student Masters Candidate at Cornell University and was a Ph.D. Candidate at U.C. Berkeley in City and Regional Planning where he was the recipient of a National Science Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship. Rey resides with his family in Miami, Florida.