Events Coordinator (Seattle)
Renske joined the Center as an event coordinator in June of 2017 and is helping to organize several of the Center’s major annual events including the Chairman’s Circle Luncheon and Statespersonship Luncheon.
Prior to joining the Center, Renske was the Program Director for Emerging Leaders in Science and Society (ELISS), an innovative, interdisciplinary program that prepares STEM graduate students to collaborate across boundaries on societal challenges through a service learning project. Renske supported the program in a variety of ways including overseeing fellows’ projects, providing input on program design and organizing meetings and events. Renske is a scientist by training, however while working on her PhD in Cell and Molecular biology she began to explore the policy world through a fellowship at the National Academies of Sciences.
Renske spends her free time running, biking, doing yoga, or exploring Seattle’s neighborhoods and restaurants with her husband.
Updated on 7/26/17