Brenna Ireland has a background in management consulting, health services, hospitality and tourism, and retail merchandising. She is a specialist in strategy and operations who has held various program management positions in both the public and private sectors. Brenna is inspired by the surge in entrepreneurship in Durham Region and is excited to bring her skill set to Community Innovation Lab, the Co-iLab Hub and both The Refinery and the NEET Youth Incubator.
She graduated with her MBA from the Sprott School of Business at Carleton University, concentrating in International Business. Throughout her MBA, Brenna was involved with the Sprott MBA Games team in both participant and leadership positions, inspiring students to come together as a team against top Canadian MBA programs. Prior to pursuing her MBA, Brenna received her Honours B.A. in Economics with a minor in French from McMaster University.