Brenda Bernardi joined MRA Associates in February 2013 and currently serves as Director of Business Operations. She had been an administrator and advocate of Valley arts for more than a decade.
Previously, she was Director of Operations at Ballet Arizona; prior to that she worked as the Director of Operations for Free Arts for Abused Children of Arizona. Brenda earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance Education from Arizona State University and is an alumni of Valley Leadership, Class 28. She has satisfied the requirements for SHRM-SCP certification as prescribed by the Society for Human Resource Management and is a SHRM-SCP senior certified human resource professional.
In her spare time, Brenda enjoys playing flute as part of the Estrella Mountain Community Band and is a member of the Dean’s Creativity Council at Arizona State University’s Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts.