Youth Apprenticeship Coordinator - West Bend High Schools

Brenda O’Brien

Brenda’s career prior to accepting the position of Career Education Coordinator for the West Bend School District was marked by over a decade teaching elementary students and another decade in curriculum work.  One of her priorities in her current role is establishing and maintaining partnerships with local businesses and community leaders.  She leverages these partnerships to support students as they transition into life after high school regardless of the pathway they choose – entering the workforce, joining the military, or attending a four-year or two-year college or university,   Brenda holds a Bachelor of Science degree in early childhood education through middle school from the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater and a Master’s degree in Educational Administration from Cardinal Stritch University.