Renee was initiated into Alpha Phi while attending the University of Virginia earning a B.S. in Architecture. She moved to Colorado after graduation. Soon she began participating in the Denver Alumnae of Alpha Phi, holding various offices. While President, the chapter earned the Outstanding Large Alumnae Chapter award at the International biennial convention. She supported the Colorado School of Mines collegiate chapter through service on the House Corporation Board.
Renee earned a Master of Real Estate and Construction Management from the University of Denver. She now serves her community as a Construction Project Manager for Denver Public Schools.
Renee has been a long-time volunteer supporting many organizations including the American Heart/Stroke Associations, Jaycees/JCI of Denver and Colorado, and Metro Volunteers.