Founder and CEO
Elaine Demopolis is the Founder and CEO of Rain Reality. Originally from Collegeville, Pennsylvania, the senior is currently pursuing a degree in biomedical engineering with a minor in nanotechnology from The Pennsylvania State University. Demopolis began her studies at Penn State’s University Park campus in the fall of 2013 and anticipates to graduate in the fall of 2017.
Demopolis is responsible for managing both business and software development. She leads sales, marketing, and customer relations for the business development team. She explores how to use tech to make educational experiences more powerful and engaging so that students are learning better. She also leads product development from start to finish, managing the development team to keep work aligned with timelines and making executive design decisions .
At Penn State, Demopolis is involved in Phi Sigma Rho, a national social sorority for women in engineering sciences. She previously served as the vice president of event management for the Lambda chapter. She also does research in biomedical engineering, anthropometry and ergonomics at multiple Penn State research labs. When she’s not working at Rain Reality, Demopolis loves playing video games and being inspired from Black Mirror. She also likes to spend time working with her hands, and especially loves painting.