Rena Newman (MSW) received her degree in Sociology at Stern College for Women and her graduate degree in Social Work at Wurzweiler School of Social work. Rena has served as a social worker at a middle school in the South Bronx where she worked with high risk pre-teen and teenagers. She facilitated group therapy as well as conducted individual sessions where the conversation often focused around bullying issues . Furthermore, she oversaw the peer mediation program. Rena currently works with the special needs population. Rena is very excited to become part of the Envision Theater team as a Social Work consultant.