Dr. Renee Dorn grew up in Southern California graduating from Beverly Hills High School and matriculating to Prairie View A&M University in Texas, where she earned her Bachelor in Business Administration - Management (B.B.A.) and her Master in Business Administration (M.B.A.) degrees. In 1999, she received her Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Texas Southern University-Thurgood Marshall School of Law, and in May 2013, she received her second doctorate from Pepperdine University earning a Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership (Ed.D.).