Renita Johnson was born in the Bronx, NY where she lived until moving down to South Carolina in 1998. She has a son who was born with Factor 8 Severe deficiency (Hemophilia). Renita is a passionate advocator for the bleeding disorder community and other underrepresented communities. Renita has been an employee with Merck for 6 over years and works in the Human Resources division. Renita loves the work she does at Merck as their focus is on creating lives for the better. In Renita’s spare time she loves to volunteer at different food banks and enjoy spending time with her family.