Renee Traynor joined the United Nations Foundation in August 2011 as the Online Communications Associate for UNA-USA. Prior to joining our team and moving to DC, Renee worked as an online journalist for The Hartford Courant in Connecticut, where she handled breaking news and politics content for courant.com. Renee was also a freelance writer for ctnow.com and metromix.com.
Renee received her bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Quinnipiac University in 2007.
Fun Fact: Renee spent a semester in Limerick, Ireland, where she learned how great Munster Rugby is.
Blog Posts by Renee Traynor
A new wave of philanthropy
It’s not every day someone is bold enough to give away one-third of their net worth to help make the world a better place. But when Ted Turner donated $1 billion 15 years ago to help the United Nations tackle some of the world’s biggest challenges, it inspired a new wave of philanthropy. December 28, 2012
UNAUSA.org Gets a Makeover
The United Nations Association of the USA website has a new look! With more than 12,000 members and 120 Chapters across the country advocating for a strong U.S.-UN relationship, our organization has a great story to tell. With the new unausa.org, we are more equipped to tell it.
July 28, 2012