Renee A. Dufour

Renee, a native of the SouthCoast, has a unique and diverse professional background which has impacted both public and private sectors.  She has held leadership roles with Buzzards Bay Coalition, a leading environmental non-profit, served in the capacity of Director, Corporate & Employee Relations for the local leader in hospitality, Lafrance Hospitality Company and for many years reorganized and led municipal departments for a variety of cities and towns in Massachusetts as well as the leading the South Coast District of State Parks with the Massachusetts Department of Conservation & Recreation (DCR).  Having received her Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education, Recreation from Bridgewater State College health wellness and are extremely important to her.  She has been teaching yoga for over 10 years and in addition enjoys coaching people in other areas of fitness and overall health.   Her positive energy, management skills and professionalism are displayed in all that she does.  Renee is committed to serving her community through involvement in a variety of other non-profits but most notably serves through active membership in the Fall River Rotary Club and is Chair of the Town of Westport Recreation Commission where she resides.