Director of Human Resources
As Spitfire’s Director of Human Resources, Brenda guides and supports the firm’s recruiting, employee relations, compensation/benefits and staff development initiatives.
Prior to joining Spitfire, Brenda held leadership roles in human resources and internal communications for a diverse range of organizations, including Independent Community Bankers of America, AARP, BAE Systems, Inc., and Inova Health System. She earned an undergraduate degree in economics from Cornell University, and master’s degrees in human resources from The New School and corporate communications from Georgetown University.
Brenda also makes time for giving back. She has served as a volunteer mentor for Dress for Success and Streetwise Partners.
A native New Yorker, Brenda is an “occasional” freelance writer and an avid animal lover. She enjoys travel, concerts, long walks and spending time with her husband and her diva Yorkie, Brooklyn.