Renz, Steven

Adjunct Professor
John Wesley School of Leadership

PhD in Organizational Leadership, Regent University 2018
MBA, Saint Leo University 2011
Certificate in Project Management Professional, Villanova University 2011
Six Sigma Green Belt, Villanova University 2011
BA in Business Administration, Saint Leo University 2008


Dr. Renz is a former U.S. Marine and Law Enforcement professional with over 20 years of executive management experience. He is currently the President, Co-owner of Echo Logistical Solutions, LLC, and Executive Director, Owner of BNI Southeastern Virginia. He holds a Ph.D. in Organizational Leadership with a focus on Entrepreneurial Leadership from Regent University and an MBA from Saint Leo University. He is a Six Sigma Green Belt and holds a master’s certificate in Project Management from Villanova University.

Dr. Renz provides training and consultative services for small, medium and large firms and assists them in all aspects of government contracting. Over the past three years, he has assisted local small business owners in the procurement of nearly $100M in government contracts.  As an Executive Director of BNI Southeastern Virginia, he provides consultative services for over 500 business owners, executives and salespersons, and coordinates effective networking strategies and leadership training programs for organizations in more than 75 industries.

Dr. Renz’s passion for Christ and service toward others has led him to be an active member in his church and his community. Additionally, he serves as an adjunct professor at Regent University in the School of Business and Leadership, South University, and the International College of the Cayman Islands in the MBA and undergraduate programs. He lives in Virginia Beach with his lovely wife, two daughters, and two grandchildren.

Renz, Steven