Brenda Y. Marlow is the Grants & Contracts Officer III for the Department of Health Policy & Behavioral Sciences in the School of Public Health where she manages pre-awards.
Brenda graduated from Bowling Green Jr. College in 1991 acquiring her associate’s degree in Business Management and a certification in Fashion Design and Product Management. She has 11+ years in research administration in both pre and post-awards. Prior to joining Georgia State University in 2013, Brenda worked at Vanderbilt University for 7.5 years where she held positions in research administration and OCGA (Office of Contract and Grant Accounting) as the grants manager on the University level.
Her prior experience spans across sectors such as human resources, business process analysis, and program assessment. Brenda continues to grow in her role as a research professional by expanding her knowledge bank when possible via informative workshops and training classes. In addition to her vast knowledge in the corporate world, Brenda is also an author of three books, published between 2004 and 2011.