Brooke is a native Oregonian who has made Seattle her home for over a decade. Brooke and her husband Josh are parents to five-year-old Reed, and they joined SVP in 2014 to increase the impact of their volunteer time and philanthropic giving. She is currently co-chair of the SVP Education Collective Action Team.
Outside of SVP, Brooke is a community volunteer who is currently focusing her efforts on the early learning sector. She has a background in law and public policy, currently serves on the boards of Child Care Resources and Legal Counsel for Youth and Children, and is actively involved in public policy efforts at United Way of King County. Brooke holds a B.A. from Vassar College and a J.D. from the University of Washington School of Law.
Please feel free to connect with Brooke on LinkedIn.
Fun Facts About Brooke
Don’t Stop, by Fleetwood Mac
Go-To Comfort Food
1970’s-era health food (think chickpeas, tahini, sprouts, brown rice…)
Favorite Book as a Child
Ramona Quimby, Age 8, by Beverly Cleary
Kitchen Appliance You Can’t Live Without
My 8 inch Chef’s Knife and well-loved copy of Alice Waters’ The Art of Simple Food
Place You Go to Recharge
Scariest Thing You’ve Ever Done
Become a parent!