Lynley Sides

COO, Co-Founder, and President

LYNLEY SIDES was named one of the Seven Most Interesting People in Real Estate of 2020 and received an Enterprising Women of the Year award from Enterprising Women magazine. Lynley is a startup veteran and a pioneer for corporate social responsibility, both of which she integrates into her work at REX.


More About Lynley:

  • Lynley is a serial entrepreneur and executive with 20 years of experience in tech, marketing, and product development. Her consulting firm Sides & Associates provides critical executive and advisory services to startups and social ventures across industries.

  • In addition to co-founding REX and helping raise almost $200M for the company, Lynley has launched over a dozen startups and new divisions of Fortune 100 companies.

  • She’s an engineer by education — her undergrad degree from Georgia Tech is in Electrical Engineering — and she holds an MBA from UCLA.

  • Lynley is committed to social justice and responsibility. REX’s mission to make homeownership achievable for more people goes beyond reshaping the traditional American real estate transaction — it involves charitable work with the World Housing Organization and others working to assist those with unstable housing. Lynley is at the forefront of this effort; she co-founded The Glue Network, a platform that connects companies with their customers in funding global humanitarian work, and advises The Gratitude Network, a social venture fund.


Recent News

Check out recent articles and opinion pieces by REX President, COO & Co-Founder Lynley Sides: