Rekha role at Crown Bioscience is to direct scientific engagement with pharmaceutical company, academic scientists, and clients. She helps in decision making with goal of high scientific input in study design and model execution. Rekha is a trained cancer biologist with a focus on preclinical cancer therapeutics, stem cell biology, immune-oncology, cancer signaling, and tumor microenvironment. She earned her PhD in Biochemistry from Central Drug Research Institute, India. She joined the University of Pittsburgh as a postdoctoral researcher and moved onto research faculty.