Rebecca Renshaw joined the SIU Foundation in March of 2016 as the Associate Director for Development Communications. Her major responsibilities revolve around developing marketing initiatives designed to promote SIU Foundation's growth, public and media relations, donor and alumni relations, marketing, feature writing and fundraising. Rebecca also plays an integral role in the planning and implementation of the annual SIU Day of Giving.
An alum of SIU, Rebecca has spent much of her career in various software start-up ventures serving in several marketing positions. Rebecca brings strategic marketing tactics she gained while in the private sector to her position at SIU Foundation. Rebecca is heavily involved in southern Illinois tennis and also enjoys serving as a volunteer for various charities and organizations. She and her family reside in Carterville.