Montessori Academy of Brentwood (TN)
Brenda currently serves as the Deputy Executive Director of Montessori Academy, Inc. In this position she has responsibility for the Infant/Toddler Program and the Primary program. Her responsibilities include professional and organizational development, strategic thinking and leadership, marketing, strategic human resources management, and accreditation for the schools. She serves as the institutional director of Montessori Training Center of Brentwood.
She holds a bachelor’s degree in Music Education from Asbury University, an MBA from Trevecca Nazarene University, and is in the final stages of an Ed.D. program in Organizational Leadership and Organizational Development from Grand Canyon University.
She is fascinated by strategy and vision, organizational change models, sustainability and succession planning, and working with nonprofit boards. Her dissertation reflects her interest in making nonprofit boards effective and efficient and helping board members fully understand the magnitude of their responsibilities.
She has served on the board of directors at Montessori Academy since 2002, and is the current chairman and president of the board.