Renee Davis

Renee Davis is a mycologist and engineer based in the Pacific Northwest. She uses a multidisciplinary and whole systems design approach to advance mycological R&D, fostering multispecies and planetary health through innovative fungal applications. She recently served as the Director of Research and Development at Fungi Perfecti LLC and is pursuing doctoral work in environmental engineering with fungi at the University of Washington in Seattle.

Renee’s work is deeply influenced by the concept of biophilia, reflecting a profound love for the natural world and a commitment to integrating nature into human life. She believes that fostering a connection with the environment is essential for both personal well-being and global sustainability. She is also an advocate for the intersection of art and science, exploring how creativity can drive innovation in mycology. Through her interdisciplinary approach, Renee champions a vision where scientific inquiry and artistic expression converge to inspire sustainable futures.