Renee Montgomery, a West Virginia native with three Girls State Basketball Championships, graduated from UConn as a two-time All-American in 2009 and played on the undefeated team that went on to win a national championship that year. She was drafted fourth overall in the WNBA and won two WNBA championships while also being named an All-Star and Sixth Woman of the Year over her 11 year professional career. Renee retired in 2021 after sitting out the 2020 season so she could focus on social reform and justice. Renee is currently part owner and Vice President of the WNBA Atlanta Dream.