Renée Kirk      Renée Kirk
  • Sage Interactive, Co-President
  • Kirk Consulting, Principal
  • Wells Fargo Bank, AVP/Training Manager
  • Computer Associates, Training Products Developer
  • Software Support Services, Principal

Renée Kirk brings over 25 years of experience in instructional design, project management, and analysis to Sage Interactive Inc. Before forming Sage Interactive in 1993, Renée was the principal of Kirk Consulting, an instructional development firm specializing in the custom design and development of performance-based training and educationally-oriented marketing materials.

Prior to starting a consulting firm, Renée was AVP and manager of training development for a division of 3,200 employees at Wells Fargo Bank. During her seven-year employment at the Bank, she launched Wells Fargo's first computer-based training initiative.

Prior to joining Wells Fargo, Renée was Training Products Developer at Computer Associates where she designed interactive diskette tutorials for business application programs and outlined computer-based training approaches for new programs under development. While principal of Software Support Services, a computer training and documentation firm, she wrote, edited, and coded computer-based training products published and distributed by Reston/Prentice-Hall.

Renée majored in anthropology with an emphasis in psychology and information theory at U.C. Santa Barbara, U.C. Santa Cruz, and U.C. Berkeley.

In addition to improving workforce performance, Renée’s other passions are in sustainable business and global climate change. To further her education in these areas, she obtained a B.A. in Sustainable Business from New College and is now completing a Green Building Professional Certificate program at Sonoma State University. Her article, published by and entitled The Old Future is Gone, has been well received.