Graduate Student Directory

Renee Mitson

Public Relations

Office: G044 Weimer Email:


Renee is interested in organizational leadership, changing technologies in the workplace, and social networks.


University of Minnesota
MA – Mass Communication

Ryerson University
MA – Media Production

Simmons University
BA – Communication – Public Relations Focus
Minor – Media Studies



Renee has ten years of corporate communications and public relations experience, working at organizations such as Hasbro and Virgin Group. She has represented a wide array of clients including TED Talks, LexisNexis, Burger King, Schneider Electric, Electrolux, Yelp, and Cornell University. In the tech sector she has worked at startups backed by venture capital firms Andreessen Horowitz, Pritzker Group, and Vista Equity Partners.