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Renée Elaine Sazci is the Founder and CEO of The Global Grid. She holds an M.S. in Urban and Regional Planning and a B.S. in Sustainable Community Development. After living in Istanbul for four years, Renée returned to San Francisco, where she's lived since 2014.

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