What year did you join the MMI family? 2017
What are three words you would use to describe the MMI family? Fun. Sincere. Welcoming.
What is a fun fact that you wouldn’t mind sharing with the world about yourself? During her four years of undergraduate study at Arkansas Tech, Renee was the football and men’s basketball statistician.
As Director of Human Resources, Renee is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources for MMI Hospitality Group. She brings experience in leadership roles and degrees in human resources and labor relations as well as hotel, restaurant and travel administration. Renee holds two Master’s Degrees one in Hotel, Restaurant and Travel Administration from the University of Massachusetts – Amherst and another in Human Resources and Labor Relations from Michigan State University. Renee began her working career in the restaurant industry working for El Chico Restaurants and later Ruby Tuesday Restaurant. While with Ruby Tuesday’s, Renee was the General Manager in Memphis, TN. After completing her Master’s at UMASS, Renee returned to the restaurant industry working as the Sales and Service Manager for Olive Garden Restaurants in Fort Smith, AR and Okemos, MI.
After graduating from Michigan State, Renee began her HR Career as an HR Generalist with Tritel Communications in Jackson, MS. Renee’s has worked for Fortune 500 companies including AT&T Wireless and Home Depot. She has held various HR positions including Employee Relations Specialist, Transition Specialist and Employment Dispute Resolution Manager. Renee joins MMI from Young Williams, P.C. where she served as Director, Corporate Human Resources.