Valerie Johnson Renk

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Habitat for Humanity of Dane County

Valerie Johnson Renk has been Chief Executive Officer of Habitat for Humanity of Dane County since 2012. The organization builds homes, communities, and hope, and has partnered with more than 300 families over 30 years. Ms. Renk manages a staff of 30 employees, 3,000 volunteers, and an annual budget of seven million. Additionally, Ms. Renk has increased the organization’s capacity by monetizing Habitat’s zero percent mortgages, enabling them to serve more families. Previously Ms. Renk was Worldwide Foundation Executive Director for the World Council of Credit Unions, working in global microfinance development.