Digital Content Producer
Hometown: Woodstock, Illinois
Started at WFRV: January 2020
Interests: Tennis, running, hiking, kayaking, and buying fresh produce from local Farmers Markets
Brenda is originally from Woodstock, Illinois, but moved to Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, after being recruited to play on the women’s tennis team at Marian University.
She is pursuing a degree in Digital Media Studies and two minors in Writing and PR.
At Marian, Brenda works as the Social Media Lead for the Office of Marketing and Communications, a Writing Tutor, and as a Student Mentor for first-year students.
Brenda is President of Marian’s Communication Association as well as is a writer and editor for the student-led newspaper, The Sabre Voice.
She was the recipient of Marian University’s Outstanding Communication Student of the Year Award, last May, and hopes to accomplish that title a consecutive year.
Brenda is excited to join the Local 5 News team and further immerse herself in the field of reporting.
You can connect with her online on Facebook and Twitter.