Brenda Byrne received a BS in Business Administration from Indiana University Southeast. For 25 years Brenda worked as an accountant with the former McCauley Nicolas & Co CPAs. Brenda volunteered as the first bookkeeper for St. Elizabeth when it opened in 1989 and soon became an employee, handling various accounting, human resources and general business concerns of the fast growing St. Elizabeth. After leaving in the late 1990s, she came back as a volunteer and has served on the Advisory Council since 2008. Brenda is passionate about St. Elizabeth Catholic Charities and the vital services the agency provides to assist women and children, giving them positive solutions and a strong support system during difficult circumstances. Brenda and her husband Pat are members of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church in Floyds Knobs. They are parents of 3 children, 5 grandchildren and another on the way.