Brett serves as Special Projects Coordinator at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS). In her position, she focuses on supporting large-scale projects within the Development team and currently serves as the UCCS liaison for NextGen, a cross-campus project launched to improve the functionality and capabilities of Advancement at CU. Brett has also served in a fundraising role at UCCS, supporting arts programs and scholarships.
Originally from Pagosa Springs, CO, Brett studied at UCCS, receiving her BA in English and Communication in 2009 and an MA in Communication in 2011. She fell in love with the Colorado Springs community and joined the Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region, working as Director of Community Engagement and Peak Radar. She moved to Kalamazoo, Michigan for a few years, where she gained experience in fundraising as the Development Director of the award-winning Kalamazoo Civic Theatre.
In her spare time, Brett enjoys playing with her two boxers, traveling near and far, reading, and cooking.