Renee Rippberger is a program specialist for the International Fellows Program, and also provides support to the Humphrey School's global policy area and the Master of Development Practice program.
Renee earned her bachelor's degree in Sociology of Law, Criminology, and Deviance from the University of Minnesota in 2017. In 2020, she earned a master's degree in Central and Eastern European, Russian, and Eurasian Studies from the University of Glasgow.
Renee has lived abroad for the past five years, primarily in Armenia, where she was an editor and researcher focused on crime and politics in the post-Soviet space. She is thrilled to be back at her alma mater.