Brenda is a Seattle, WA native with many years of experience in the field of cancer therapeutics research. In 1997, she moved to Colorado to play in the mountains while starting a new career in nursing. After graduating from the University of Washington nursing program, she made Breckenridge, CO her home. Brenda worked for six years in labor and delivery and public health nursing before returning to the Northwest to attend the nurse-midwifery graduate program at Oregon Health and Sciences University (OHSU) in Portland, OR. She is proud to have been with Women's Health at Valley View for the past 14 years, assisting women and their families as a certified nurse-midwife.