Renee Grams

Renee Grams

Job/Position:  Administrative Assistant to the Dean

Job Description:  Keeping up with the Dean!  This includes keeping the Dean’s calendar, organizing faculty meetings, budgets, events, etc.

Hometown:  Fergus Falls, MN

Roommates (family, friends, pets):  I live with my husband Jerry and have three kids. My daughter is a sophomore in high school, one of my sons attends classes here at MSU, and my other son graduated from MSU with a degree in Sports Management and is now working for the Minnesota Vikings & Twins.

What are your guilty pleasures (junk food/TV/etc.):  I enjoy going shopping, having a glass of wine, and playing Words with Friends over Facebook.

As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?  

I played “office” as a child, but decided to pursue cosmetology after high school. After working as a stylist for a little while and realizing it wasn’t for me, I decided to go into the business world.

Desert Island Categories:

(If you were stranded on a deserted island, and you could pick one item for each category to have with you, what would you choose?)

–          Hobby:  Golfing

–          Movie:  Les Miserables

–          Album/Musician:  Elton John

–          Food Item:  Cheddar & Jalapeño Cheetos

Favorite place to hang out in town:  Olives

Favorite Quote:  “Be yourself because an original is worth more than a copy.” – Unknown