Highly regarded for her principled, energetic and idea-driven leadership, Renee was elected to Town Council in 2012, and has served as Mayor. Her approach is proactive and hands-on.
Prior to being elected, she served as a Planning Commissioner, Historic Design Review and Heritage Resource. During this time Renee implemented stronger open space, historic preservation guidelines and updated two General Plans.
Renee’s service and advocacy is broad and reaches beyond our boundaries.
She has served in numerous Board positions including:
• Contra Costa Transportation Authority
• SRV Emergency Preparedness Citizens Corps
• Southwest Area Transportation
• CCCTA Transit
• League of California Cities
• The One Hundred Club
• Danville Children’s Guild
• On Broadway
Renee believes in fostering strong working partnerships with public agencies, nonprofits and service organizations. She represents our community as a liaison with SRV Unified School District, Chamber, Street Smarts, Contra Costa Mayors’ Conference, Tri-Valley Mayors, Finance, Danville Commissions.
She is a former youth/high school coach and team mom. She draws upon her leadership and personal involvement with schools, veterans, seniors, businesses and safety. This gives her an outstanding perspective on the needs of Danville.
Renee grew up in a Military family. Her son-in-law is currently in the Military. She is a 30-year Danville resident and has two children and two grandchildren. Renee is a graduate of Leadership SRV/Pleasanton and Volunteer in Police Program.
Her philosophy: Danville is consistently ranked in the top 20 places to live in California with a balanced budget and safe environment, and she plans on keeping it that way.