Communications Coordinator
Southeast Asia Research Group Program Manager

Renate serves as communications coordinator for APSI and as program manager for the Southeast Asia Research Group (SEAREG). In this capacity, she plans conferences and events (online as well as in person), maintains websites and social media, and helps coordinate study abroad opportunities for graduate students. She has a master’s degree in Pacific International Affairs from UC San Diego’s School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (now the School of Global Policy and Strategy). She is proficient in German with intermediate Korean ability and has also studied Japanese and French.