Brenda joined the staff team at TCC in March 2018 as the Senior Children’s Worker. Since 2004 Brenda worked as the full-time Children’s Minister at All Souls Church, Langham Place in London. Before that, she ran the children’s ministry at St Paul’s Church, Stellenbosch for 4 years, with some involvement in the youth and student ministries.
Brenda grew up in Durban in a church-going Christian family. After matric she moved to Cape Town where she spent 2 years studying at the Bible Institute in Kalk Bay, followed by 3 years at George Whitefield College, graduating in 1999. Her immediate family have all left South Africa. One brother lives in Holland with his wife and 3 children. Her parents and younger brother, with his wife and 2 children, moved to Saint Helena Island in 2009. Brenda likes running and playing tennis, watching a good series, drinking excellent coffee, snorkelling and walking her famous pug, Pearl.