Renee Rudolph joins the Headstrong team with ten years of experience in business management, non-profit fundraising, and program management in higher education. Prior to joining Headstrong, Renee supported the stewardship of university donors and managed donor-supported student programs. During her time with the University of Colorado, she was integral in planning successful fundraising events including events that raised funds for scholarships, an endowed chair, and student programing. Renee served six years as the development co-chair and director on the board of Catamount Institute, connecting kids to the outdoors through education and adventure. Renee’s passion for service to others comes from her own family’s struggles with mental well-being and a belief in health and happiness for all.
Renee is the founder of Sun Mountain Yoga, providing public classes and individual yoga therapy with a mission to bring integrated preventative health care to rural communities and empower others to utilize the teachings and practices of yoga for their physical, mental, and spiritual health. Renee studies yoga and eastern medicine and is drawn to their benefit for mental health and pain care. Additionally, she is a certified Wilderness First Responder and Reiki I/II practitioner. Renee is a Colorado native, born and raised in Colorado Springs. She now manages a small homestead near Guffey, CO. In her free time, Renee loves to enjoy the outdoors, hiking, paddleboarding, as well as making jewelry and spending time with her partner, four dogs, barn cats, and flock of hens.