Dr. Renn is an associate professor in the Department of Educational Administration and Foundations at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. In addition to teaching, Dr. Renn is a member of American Educational Research Association and the American Evaluation Association. From the mid 1990s to the present, she has served as a designer and evaluator of teacher professional learning systems in Wisconsin and Illinois. She is currently an evaluation consultant to the Illinois Board of Higher Education.
Dr. Renn received her doctorate in Educational Administration and Policy Analysis from University of Wisconsin-Madison in 2002. Dr. Renn’s research interests include P20 education systems and professional development partnerships, program evaluation, and Scholarship of Teaching, Learning, and Assessment in P20 Education Systems.