Brenda started in the Real Estate/Construction/Building Industry in the early 1980’s and is currently the Co-Founder of the newly formed Christopherson Builders and President of Christopherson Properties, both located in Santa Rosa, CA.
Currently, the main focus of these companies is assisting the victims of the recent devastating fires in October 2017. Christopherson Homes had built many of the homes that were lost, and those homeowners sought out Brenda and husband Keith to assist them with their rebuild efforts. Once the Christopherson name was associated with these efforts, homeowners from all of the affected communities have reached out for assistance. Brenda considers it an honor to assist with these efforts and help to rebuild the lives within her community. Many of the award winning Christopherson Homes Team players also reached out to help recreate the Christopherson Brand and are grateful to be working together again to assist Brenda and Keith with their efforts in rebuilding of the community.
Recognized as a highly respected private builder, Leader, Innovator and Visionary, Brenda was the recipient of the first Lifetime Achievement for Marketing Excellence for Northern California Home Builders Association. Brenda and the entire Christopherson Team have been the recipient of hundreds of awards including Communities of the Year, Marketing Team of the Year, Gold Nugget and JD Powers for Customer Satisfaction to name a few. She has always been an approachable mentor to women in the industry and received the inaugural North Bay Women in Business award. Brenda and her husband Keith were honored in 2006 with induction into the California Homebuilders Hall of Fame. They were the first husband and wife team to be so honored with this award, and Brenda was only the second female builder to receive this honor in over 26 years.