Brenda P. Pettersen

Brenda P. Pettersen-(Amy Spangler)

Education: Bachelor’s degree in elementary education, Radford University; graduate studies, Radford University and University of Delaware; degree in hamburgerology, Hamburger University

Primary job function: Manages operations, people development, marketing, finances and reinvestment

Education: Bachelor’s degree in elementary education, Radford University; graduate studies, Radford University and University of Delaware; degree in hamburgerology, Hamburger University

Primary job function: Manages operations, people development, marketing, finances and reinvestment

Company description: Fast food restaurant

Professional/community affiliations: McDonald’s Women Operators Network, shining star recipient; McDonald’s Central PA Co-OP, president; Ronald McDonald House of Central PA, volunteer and past board president; Habitat for Humanity; American Red Cross; Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center

Female role model: Marge Cooke was a McDonald’s corporate executive many years ago when there were very few women in executive positions in any industry. She was inspiring and believed in and encouraged women to succeed in the business.

Best part of the job: When former employees who have established very successful careers come back and thank me for the lessons they learned at their first job at McDonald’s

CPBJ Business Events

2019 Business Growth Symposium

Wednesday, April 03, 2019
2019 Business Growth Symposium

2019 Healthcare Symposium

Friday, May 10, 2019
2019 Healthcare Symposium

2019 Women of Influence

Monday, June 24, 2019
2019 Women of Influence

2019 Real Estate & Development Symposium

Wednesday, August 07, 2019
2019 Real Estate & Development Symposium