RENEE PORTNOY

Renee is a graduate of Boston University. She majored in international relations and business. Combining her love of horses and shopping she joined SmartPak Equine as an Assistant Buyer. She remained at the company for nearly 10 years working her way up in the merchandising department to become the Director of Merchandising. Since leaving SmartPak, Renee has been focusing on competing her two show jumping horses, consulting in the equestrian industry and volunteering her time. You can find Renee fostering dogs for NiSHA, rehoming dogs from high kill shelters, visiting residents at Our Island Home with her senior rescue dog Madison or volunteering with the Nantucket Boys & Girls Club. Renee first visited Nantucket nearly 15 years ago. Since then she has become a Nantucket home owner and a perpetual seeker of Nantucket’s off season sunsets.