Brenda serves on Troop 723's committee and as Adviser to the Order of the Arrow's Modoc Chapter in Portola District. Previously, she has served as Committee Chair, Tiger Cub Coach, Den Leader, and Webelos Den leader of Pack 780. She has also served on Portola's Roundtable helping with Cub breakouts, as Unit Commissioner, Day Camp shooting sports director, and was Campmaster at Rancho Las Flores for three years before it closed.
She completed Wood Badge training in 2008 and was subsequently on staff five times. She was presented with the District Award of Merit in 2010. Brenda dedicates herself to the Scouting program encouraging and helping her sons and their fellow Scouting teammates to succeed. She is always willing to assist where needed. In addition to Scouting, she has been active in the community volunteering with the El Dorado High School freshman basketball boosters and the track and field boosters. Brenda is part of the Orange County Dental Society helping to raise funds for dental service for underprivileged children. When her children were younger, she volunteered in their classrooms at Sierra Vista Elementary School.
Brenda lives in Placentia with her husband Ruben and their sons, Jakob (Eagle) and Jack (Life).