Brenda graduated from Pomeroy-Palmer High School in 1995. She earned her bachelor’s degree in 1999 from Briar Cliff College with a double major in English and Writing. She then taught Composition 101 at the University of South Dakota while earning her Master’s Degree in English Literature in 2001.
Brenda was hired by the Perry Community Schools in 2003 and has enjoyed her 17 years here. She has not only taught high school English classes, but also coached cheerleading for a number of years. She is currently serving as Instructional Coach as part of the Teacher Leadership Compensation Program.