Renee has over ten years of nonprofit experience in West Virginia and Ohio. Before joining the Sisters Health Foundation in 2011, she managed a resource center for a nonprofit capacity building organization and also served a two-year term as an AmeriCorps*VISTA member at Marietta College.  While at Marietta College, she coordinated volunteer service opportunities with students and helped respond to the needs of the local nonprofit community.

Renee’s current community involvement includes serving in advisory roles with Philanthropy West Virginia, Nonprofits LEAD, and as a member of Athens Professionals for Philanthropy.  She earned her master’s degree in public administration from Ohio University where she also served as the production coordinator for the creation of a nonprofit board governance DVD.  She received her bachelor’s degree in marketing and management from Defiance College.

In her spare time, Renee enjoys running and exploring the hidden gems of small towns in Appalachia.