UW Platteville #ELGLInspire Speaker: Renee Tyler

Posted on October 3, 2019


#ELGLInspire is coming to UW Platteville on October 4th! Learn more about our event speakers in these brief profiles, and connect with them before and after the event!

Renee Tyler


Transportation Services, City of Dubuque


What was the very first paying job you held (that you paid taxes on)? 

Receptionist during the summer while in high school for Arkla Gas in McGehee AR

What was your: undergraduate institution? Graduate institution? What was/were your degree(s) in? 

BA Social welfare University of Arkansas Fayetteville.  (Razorback!!)

William Clinton School of Public Service EMPS

What class(es) (if any) are applicable to your job today?

Managing Public Disputes, Communication, Program Planning

What’s the best networking advice for job seekers you’ve heard or shared?

Talk to people ask them about what they do, listen to their challenges and learn from the lessons shared.

What’s the fastest way to NOT get a job or internship with you? (e.g. what should potential applicants avoid doing if they were to ever interview with you for a position).

Overseeing your qualifications.  Be clear about where you are and where you are trying to move in your career.

Why should an undergraduate student consider a career working in local government?

It’s the ultimate opportunity to make a difference in your community.

Do you have a work or life motto? What is it?

The only constant in life is change.

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