Americas Regional Forum Chairperson & Canada Country RepresentativeSte-Agathe-des-Monts, Canada
Americas Regional Forum Chairperson & Canada Country Representative
Renette was born and raised in Welkom in the Free State. Over the last 18 years she has lived in France, the US and now Canada. She is now trained and qualified as an early Childhood Educator but recently returned back top school to complete a Bachelor’s degree in Community Development. Renette is on the board of directors of an non-profit organisation in Montreal called Women Aware. This organisation provides long term support for victims and survivors of intimate partner violence and also provides educational programs in schools and colleges regarding intimate partner violence.
Renette became a volunteer for the DA Abroad in 2016. She loves South Africa and is passionate about our country, it’s people and it’s future. Renette believes it is important to be aligned with those who share the same heart and vision for our country. She is therefore really excited and proud to be part of the DA Abroad. Our country deserves the hope it represents!