Renata was born and raised in Springfield, Massachusetts. She spent every summer visiting her Grandparents in Surfside and fell in love with the beach. She moved permanently to South Carolina in 2010 and purchased her first home in 2015. Renata is a SC Licensed Realtor and is currently on the CPA track at Coastal Carolina University. She takes pleasure in working on home improvement projects with her husband, trying new foods and watching football.