Teja Rau joined Furnish a Future in January 2019 as Director of Operations. Furnish a Future supports successful resettlement of displaced people and refugees by providing them with gently-used furniture so they may begin creating a new home. They rely on donated furniture. Teja has a background in law, program design and management, and public policy. She has spent her career working with families and children and transforming the services and systems that support them. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, writing, and dancing flamenco.