René was born and raised in Anchorage. She is happily married to Jeremy who works for the Anchorage Fire Department. Her four teenage kids have attended Grace since kindergarten.
René enjoyed working as a Quality Assurance Manager at Alaska Sausage and Seafood for over 20 years. Since 2012, after a lot of prayer, René and her husband agreed that full-time motherhood was the best direction for their family. She now frequently subs at GCS for teachers and office staff.
She enjoys reading, camping, hearing her kids laugh, and spending time with her family. She is excited to serve the children, parents, and staff at GCS.