Brenda Smith joined Girls Inc. of Metropolitan Dallas in March 2019. She provides direction and support for all facilities, risk management, insurance, compliance, safety, security information technology and HR functions. Brenda has over 18 years working for non-profit organizations. Prior to joining Girls Inc., Brenda was employed for ten years as Director of Operations for Child Study Center in Fort Worth, TX, where she successfully managed multiple capital projects and implemented many safety and security policies and processes. Brenda graduated Globe University with Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management. She believes in giving back to the community and volunteers as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) for abused and neglected children and is also a member of Fort Worth Certified Emergency Response Team. She is excited to share her experience and her passion to serve others with Girls Inc.