Brenda Bogue joins the Texas Cultural Trust with more than 16 years of experience in nonprofit leadership and professional fundraising. Her background includes donor development, donor communications, planned giving and capital campaign management. Brenda’s passion for arts education began at Faith Lutheran Middle School & High School in Las Vegas, Nevada where she served as Director of Development for nine years. Brenda most recently served as Director of Development for the Neon Museum, the premier art and history museum in Nevada.
The National Association of Fundraising Professionals – Las Vegas Chapter named Brenda as its Outstanding Fundraising Professional in 2018. She was also a member of the 2019 Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce Leadership Las Vegas program.
Brenda holds her Texas roots close to her heart. She is a fifth-generation Texan having been born and raised in Amarillo. She also lived in Austin previously. Brenda is extremely happy to return to Austin to serve the Texas Cultural Trust as Director of Development and to help prosper arts in education and artistic excellence throughout the great state of Texas.