Brenda graduated with a bachelor's degree and a medical degree from the University of Michigan and did her residency training in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of British Columbia. She has been a member of the active medical staff at Richmond Hospital since 1999 and has recently expanded to also practice in Squamish. Brenda has held a number of local and provincial administrative positions including Medical Director, BC Perinatal Heath Program; Program Medical Director, Fraser Health Maternal, Infant, Child and Youth Program; Chair, Richmond Medical Advisory Committee as well as Senior Medical Director, Richmond Community of Care. She is also the current VCH Program Medical Director, Maternity and the VCH Credentials Officer. Brenda leads with integrity and has a strong desire to integrate best practices into highly functional, communicative and collaborative teams.