Renee is a campaigner and strategist dedicated to growing movements for positive change.
Through Fair Agenda, a community campaigning organisation advocating for fairness and equality for women, Renee has seen such positive outcomes as stopping cuts to paid parental leave, winning $4 million of additional funding for domestic violence service 1800 RESPECT, and driven change on a range of of other issues affecting women. Previously Renee co-directed the 2011 Live Below the Line campaign, helping engage 6,000 Australians to raise more than $1.4 million for projects tackling extreme poverty. She was also part of the team that led The End of Polio campaign to secure $118 million additional funding for global polio eradication efforts.
Renee was born and raised in the Latrobe Valley, and is passionate about climate justice.