Renee has lived in California since 1997 and currently resides in the San Jose Area. Renee graduated from Illinois State with a bachelor’s in special education and a master’s in Counseling Psychology from Chaminade University in Honolulu, Hawaii. After teaching for special education for several years in Hawaii, Renee later moved to CA and transitioned to the corporate world where she trained mortgage branch managers, processors, underwriters, as well as new home sales agents for over 15 years. Renee has always had a passion for real estate. She understands how important buying and selling a home can be from relocating across long distances several times herself and buying and selling her own homes.