CNM Trainers

Renee Rizzo, CEO, Hope Clinic for Women

Reneé Rizzo has served Hope Clinic for Women as CEO for 7 years. She has a rich and diverse resume with stints in both the corporate world and church ministry. Her professional experience in Finance, Marketing, Database Management, and Strategic Planning has been essential in bringing strong fiscal responsibility and successful long range planning to Hope Clinic.


She spent 5 years in church ministry in the tri state area (NY, NJ, CT) before arriving in Nashville. She spent her time equipping church members on team based management, leadership, fundraising, systems operations, matching people into ministry with the use of personality tests and other tools. In corporate America, she spent 8 years with companies such as Waldenbooks and Oxford Health Plans, one of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the country at the time.

Her success was recognized in 2009 when the Nashville Business Journal recognized her with their Women of Influence in Non Profit Leadership award.