Founder and CEO


Renee Harbers Liddell

ReneeRenee Harbers Liddell is the Founder and CEO of the Harbers Family Foundation and Harbers Studios where she has brought together her passion for visual storytelling and her call to philanthropy.

Renee holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the University of Massachusetts. She joined Microsoft in 1988 as one of the first 2000 employees of the company, where she applied her technical and marketing talent to the Microsoft Excel and Office teams. She is a vocal advocate for young women in science, technology, engineering and math, both nationally and internationally.

An award-winning amateur photographer, Renee serves as Executive Vice President of the Board of Trustees for the International Center of Photography, is on the Photography Acquisition Committee for the Whitney Museum, and is also a trustee at the Marymount School of New York.

Renee lives in New York City with her husband, Christopher Liddell, and two children, but she is at home across the country and around the world. You’ll need an all-access pass to find her and Delta Diamond Medallion status to keep up with her.