Renee currently lives in Connecticut and will graduate Brookfield High School in June of 2012. Renee plans on attending Marist College in the fall as a fashion merchandising student. She has taken Braille I and II at the high school with Mrs. Kathy Sudol as her teacher. The cookbook, "Simple Measures" was the focus of Renee's high school Senior Exploration Project. Mrs. Sudol, the special education teacher, was her supervisor and mentor for the project.