Brenda is a writer, performance, and visual artist. She possesses degrees from Brown and Hampton Universities in Theatre and Museum Studies, respectively. Currently enrolled in the Hamline University MFA in Creative Writing program, she plans to culminate her studies with a PhD in communication and theatre.
She has enjoyed playing a signifcant role in the making of a number of shows on KFAI Radio and the production of several newscasts for The Morning Blend (search under her name in "General News" to check them out). Among her favorites shows were the ones when she served as a guest -- reciting poetry and discussing the news-of-the-day -- with hosts Sandra J. Gaillard and Dee Henry Williams. Other favorites include the show she hosted for International Women's Day 2014 - Dynamic Endeavors: Sisters Helping Sisters Effect Change http://kfai.org/international-womens-day-2014/playlists/20140308-10; shows produced for Black History Month and guest host appearences for Marya Morstad's "Art Matters" and Rose Robinson's "Blueslady's Time Machine."