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Rene Payneʼs Story

I was introduced to some of the current initiatives at PPL through PPL Board Member and friend Maria Goncalves. I have been actively connected to PPL recently through becoming a member of the PPL Conservator Society and as an active RISD alumni and Diversity Fellow (I completed the Fellowship last June) that has utilized the ...

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