Director,Development & Partner Engagement, IT Senior Management Forum (ITSMF).
Development & Event Production
• Accomplished leader with over 20 years of consulting
experience across multiple industries and disciplines
• Diversity & Inclusion champion focused on positively
impacting the gap of black professionals in STEM
disciplines through development and partnership
• Thought leader for development, event strategy and
Renea J. Pierre currently serves as the Director of Development & Partner Engagement for IT Senior Management Forum (ITSMF). With over 20 years of demonstrated success in project management, business development, event production, process redesign, strategy, operations and analytics, Renea is a seasoned professional across multiple industry disciplines. She has had the pleasure of sharpening her skills at several Fortune 500 companies such as
Deloitte and BDO.
In her current role, Renea is tasked with driving development-related activities to support the organizations' programmatic and business objectives through leveraging best practices, innovative development approaches and external resources. She also focuses on retaining existing relationships with the existing corporate partnership base and nurturing new relationships to further the ITSMF reach in support of the vision, mission of the organization and the six-figure fundraising goal. Renea is responsible for securing the first multi-year corporate partner agreement and has been instrumental in leading the efforts for the organization in crossing the $1Million dollar threshold for the first time in its 21-year history. Renea is known for her innovative approaches in securing additional revenue opportunities and building indispensable relationships with key corporate partners, as she is charismatic, driven and results-oriented.
Renea holds responsibility for the production of the organizations’ largest annual fundraiser, the Technology Achievement Awards Ceremony, of which over 500+ technology, diversity and HR professionals attend. She has been instrumental in introducing two new award categories to recognize the efforts of individuals who impact the technology industry through diversity and digital disruption. Renea has orchestrated the ITSMF STEM Scholarship to provide a vehicle to support students in the STEM disciplines and has just implemented ITSMF’s Annual Fund Campaign to provide a bridge for individual contributors to support the vision and mission of the organization. Renea holds a bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems from Georgia State University. She is driven by
passion, excellence and the infinite possibilities of innovation. Currently, working towards her certification in fundraising, Renea has become adept in aligning a non-profits messaging to the business objections of an organization to maximize partnership opportunities and outcomes.