Brenda brings to the team 20+ years of organizational management. As a teacher for over a decade, she managed a classroom of first graders, conducted a 2-year pilot program for teaching reading, served as team lead and was a finalist for Loudoun County Teacher of the Year.
Following her teaching career, Brenda stayed at home to raise their three children and manage the daily happenings of a bustling household spending many hours volunteering at the schools, church and on the board of directors for the adoption group she and her husband went through to adopt their 3 children.
In 2012 Brenda became assistant to a keynote speaker managing day to day operations, writing contracts, securing speaking opportunities, and implementing marketing strategies.
Brenda graduated from Virginia Tech with an undergraduate degree in elementary education and then went back to earn her master’s degree in reading instruction. She enjoys long walks with her husband and dog, long talks on the back porch with her young adult kids, and spending time with extended family and friends – typically at one of Loudoun’s great vineyards!