Biography

Rebecca Schaeffer

Rebecca Schaeffer

Director of Operations

Rebecca Schaeffer is a conscientious problem solver and global humanitarian leader. With a background in non-profit management and U.S. refugee resettlement, Rebecca has served as a dedicated advocate giving voice to the world’s most vulnerable populations.  She has successfully reunited hundreds of displaced refugee families and administered U.S. government funding for millions of displaced persons around the globe.

Rebecca holds a B.S. in International Relations from Beloit College and an MBA from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business.  She is a 2016 Forté Fellow, and attended the International Summer School in Forced Migration at the University of Oxford in 2011.

Rebecca is experienced in growing nascent non-profits efficiently and effectively to scale.  She is passionate about space and its ability to unify humanity toward a brighter future.