Brenda has been a member of the TEC Edmonton team for the past 20 years. As the Informatics and Intellectual Property Manager, Brenda is responsible for managing and coordinating the University of Alberta’s patent protection program, as well as asset management, minimization of liability, management of the asset information system, authorizing and directing patent expenditures, and educating inventors, researchers and TEC Edmonton staff on patent, copyright and trademark law. Before joining TEC, Brenda was a Paralegal at Ogilvie Law LLP. She holds a Legal Assistant Diploma from MacEwan University, and is a member of the Canadian Association of Paralegals (CAP). Outside of TEC, Brenda enjoys traveling, cooking, mountain biking, and hiking.