Brenda Britsch

Brenda BritschBrenda Britsch is a Senior Research Scientist and currently serves as co-Principal Investigator on the National Girls Collaborative Project. Brenda believes in the potential of research to transform practice and works to make research accessible to a broad audience of educators and other professionals invested in equity in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.

Brenda is thrilled to be a part of the National Girls Collaborative team and appreciates witnessing the power of collaboration on a daily basis, locally and nationally. Her prior work includes research, evaluation, and program development for community-based organizations and educational institutions. Brenda received a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology from the UC-Santa Barbara.

Brenda lives in Portland, OR with her husband and two daughters. In her spare time, she enjoys exploring the outdoors on foot, bike, and skis.