Ian Rees is a Master of Arts in Economics student at the University of Hawai‘i, Mānoa. Prior to his MA, Ian led a fitness facility through their March 2020 opening, successfully pivoting the business during COVID-19 to ensure profitablity. His roles and responsibilities included handling all financials, marketing, sales, day-to-day operations, and security. Other prior roles included data analytics and success-tutoring.
As a person, Ian is a soccer fanatic. He played professionally in his home country of England prior to playing DI in North Carolina. Also, in his spare time, he travels frequently.