Brenda joined HaleyNelson and Heilbrun in February 2021. She graduated from San Diego State University’s Professional Studies and Fine Arts School with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a minor in Sociology in 2015. In 2019 she graduated from the University of San Francisco’s School of Management with a Master’s in Public Administration with Pi Gamma Mu and Pi Alpha Alpha honors. Brenda has paid and unpaid work experience with law enforcement, re-entry services, attorney services, and non-profit law firms. Brenda’s future goals include pursuing a Ph.D. in Public Administration and Policy.