Renate Ping Chief Operations Officer

Professional Profile

Renate began her Coldwell Banker Commercial Devonshire Realty (CBCDR) career with HDC Engineering in the fall of 2006. After joining the administrative team in January 2009, she continues to oversee, direct and organize the operations teams within CBCDR by promoting a culture of high performance and continuous improvement that values learning and a commitment to quality. By ensuring timely and appropriate training and development, Renate assists team members in setting performance and development goals, objectives and priorities, and works to monitor and evaluate results.

Renate enjoys working with all team members in their roles with the company. She feels her 30+ years of business experience benefits not only the company but the teams within the company.


Parkland College, 1985


  • Business Manager, The Infant-Parent Institute
  • Past Board Member, Tolono and Philo Park Districts


  • Chamber of Commerce

Personal Profile

Renate was born and raised in Sidney, Illinois. After graduating from Parkland College, she worked for a number of years for a local agricultural real estate company.

Renate and her husband, John, have two sons; John, Jr. is a member of the U.S. Navy and Jacob is currently in college. Spending time with family and friends is important to Renate. Her hobbies and interests include gardening, reading, and traveling.