As the Development Assistant, Renee provides administrative support to the fundraising efforts of the Bren School’s Development team. She supports the planning and implementation of fundraising strategies and assists with donor stewardship efforts and outreach. Prior to becoming a member of the Bren team, Renee worked as a writer/editor and rights coordinator at ABC-CLIO, a Santa Barbara publisher of reference and nonfiction that provides students and educators with online curriculum and professional development resources.
Renee was an undergraduate at UCSB where she earned her BA in Philosophy. She continued her education at San Diego State University where she received a MA in Political Science. As a Santa Barbara native, Renee enjoys the beach and wonderful environment that Santa Barbara provides.