DIRECTOR, ENGINEERING | ASSOCIATE
Brenda Clarke leads ITAC Engineering for the company’s Chester, VA office. Focused on growing a new class of engineers and leaders, Brenda spearheads collegiate recruiting efforts and develops rewarding internship and mentorship programs. She is forward-looking and incredibly adept at identifying opportunities for our engineers to be more innovative, to use our tools more efficiently and to communicate more effectively.
After earning her degree in chemical engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Brenda began her impressive and diverse career, serving as an automotive manufacturing engineer for The Gates Corporation, a process engineer for Qimonda and a technical writing consultant for International Consulting Services. In addition to this multifaceted experience, Brenda used her strong work ethic and organizational skills to earn her Professional Engineer’s license.
Due to her leadership, talent and commitment to quality engineering, Brenda has been awarded several promotions since joining ITAC in 2010. From a Process Engineer to the Manager of ITAC’s Mechanical & Process Engineering department to her current position as the Director of Engineering, Brenda continues to shine and is a valuable resource for clients and employees alike. However, she considers raising her two daughters with her husband as her greatest accomplishment.
I am privileged to not only do the job I love, but to work with people who I genuinely enjoy being around.