Renee Boyette was born in Painesville, Ohio. She received her Associate of Science Degree in Nursing from Palm Beach Community College (now called Palm Beach State 学院) in 1989 and her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from the University of Florida in 1993. Renee began her nursing career at Shands Hospital 在 University of Florida caring for adult cancer patients. She then held positions as a clinical research coordinator, research supervisor and assistant director for the 大学 of 佛罗里达 Shands Cancer Center Clinical Trials Office. Prior to joining the Department 的 神经外科, Renee was the faculty & staff educator for the 葡京博彩’s 临床试验 Compliance Office.