Brenda joined the HKP team in 2015. As Development Director, she is responsible for targeting areas in Kansas and Oklahoma for tax-credit development. This includes site selection, contract negotiation, developing relationships with cities and agencies as well as the underwriting of these projects.
Prior to coming to HKP, Brenda worked with Red-Wood Development out of Missouri. She learned the tax credit business from the ground up, starting with management accounting and moving to analyst and then to developer.
Brenda graduated, with honors, from the University of Phoenix with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She is a member of the Oklahoma Coalition for Affordable Housing, the Missouri Workforce Housing Association and the SW Missouri Home Builders Association.
Brenda’s spare time is spent with by family including her grandson and twin granddaughters. She enjoys attending various sporting events and is a huge fan of the Royals and the Cardinals.