Brenda graduated from the University of Utah in 2004 with a BFA in Modern Dance and a minor in Health Promotion and Education. Since that time she has received certification from the Aerobic and Fitness Association of America (mat pilates, group fitness, youth aerobics), from Streamline Bodyworks (pilates) and in Zumba Fitness. She teaches pilates at the University in both the Exercise and Sports Science Department and the Ballet Department. She has taught pilates and well as jazz and modern dance at Salt Lake Community College. She also has extensive experience teaching young children, currently teaching ballet at Tanner Dance and having served as Nutcracker Rehearsal Mistress for Ballet West. In the Ballet Department Brenda teaches Mat Pilates (Balle 3000) and Pilates Reformer (Balle 3300).