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Having worked in the financial services industry since 1980, Brenda is truly an industry veteran and offers valuable insight and support for our clients and team. She treats each of the individuals we work with like family and brings her infectious kindness and efficient workstyle to the office each day to manage a wide range of operational duties. Brenda works closely with clients to address their needs and concerns as they pursue their financial goals.
Brenda began her career in the financial services industry with Thomson McKinnon Securities in Tampa, Florida. The firm later moved her to Miami to serve as regional administrative manager, and she oversaw 13 branch offices in Florida, Georgia and Alabama with 480 employees. She returned to Tampa in 1989 when Thomson McKinnon was taken over by Prudential Securities and began working as a registered sales associate.
Brenda also worked for PaineWebber, Wachovia Securities and JB Hanauer, before joining Raymond James as a senior registered sales associate in 2007. In 2008 Brenda’s commitment to clients was recognized when Raymond James presented her with the Associate Committed to Excellence* award for the Florida/Metro area.
A native of Hillsborough County, Florida, Brenda graduated from Plant City High School in 1975 and holds the Series 7 license. She lives in South Tampa.
*The ACE award is given to associates who consistently demonstrate the Service 1st pledge in working with clients, home office personnel, and branch associates. Any non-supervisory branch operations associate is eligible, provided they have been employed with Raymond James for at least 1 year and are in good standing with the firm. Award based on nominations from other branch associates.