Chief of Staff to the President & CEO
Janell Reniers joined the foundation in June 2019. Janell was previously the director of professional development and engagement manager for Katzenbach Partners, a management consulting firm now called Strategy&, a subsidiary of PwC. She also held leadership positions in both the Jones Graduate School of Business Career Management Center and the admissions office at Rice University. Janell earned an MBA in strategy from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business and a B.S. in business administration from North Dakota State University. As chief of staff, Janell brings additional bandwidth to the organization by handling a variety of priorities, projects and tasks and assisting with Board-related materials and governance.