Kayla Rapps

Senior Client Strategist

Dr. Kayla Rapps received her PhD in neurobiology and epigenetics from Bar Ilan University. Her research focused on understanding how environmental factors, such as diets and exercise regulate gene expression in the hypothalamus. During her time in academia, Kayla authored and co-authored several publications in the field, held the President’s Award of Excellence, and served as a lecturer and course director for an Undergraduate Biology Lab course.

In her role as a strategist, Dr. Rapps applies her vast scientific expertise and profound understanding of the non-dilutive funding landscape to align FreeMind clients with the most suitable opportunities. Additionally, she formulates competitive grant strategies, ensuring our clients are well-positioned for success in securing essential funding. With a diverse scientific background spanning various fields, Dr. Rapps possesses a comprehensive understanding of life sciences, enabling a broad perspective.

Kayla is fueled by a passion for fostering the growth of science. Her enthusiasm extends to the exploration and understanding of emerging technologies, and witnessing these innovations secure the necessary funding for their development and success.