Brenda Denbesten

Meet Brenda Denbesten, a transformative speaker, operations, and continuous improvement professional with over 16 years of hands-on experience in safety and operations improvement programs. As a diverse and intersectional woman of color, Brenda has not only excelled in various technical, operational, and leadership roles but has become a driving force for positive change in the mining and manufacturing industry. Her journey includes impactful achievements, recognition as a 2022 Women in Industry award finalist, and a strong commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion, especially in advocating for women in STEM.

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Brenda Denbesten is a dynamic speaker, coach, and operations professional with 16+ years in mining, manufacturing, and technology. A 2022 Women in Industry award finalist, Brenda excels in stakeholder management, lean methodologies, and problem-solving.

With a track record of successfully leading global change initiatives, including a SAP transformation project, Brenda is a committed advocate for diversity and inclusion in STEM. As a published author and creator of ‘Chronicles of a Female Engineer,’ she provides coaching services, focusing on personal branding, navigating male-dominated industries, and promoting resilience in the workplace.

Brenda leverages her natural leadership and proven communication skills to empower individuals, helping them leverage their unique strengths for a fulfilling career and a balanced life.