- Master of Science in Education, University of Wisconsin-Stout
- Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design, University of Wisconsin-Stout
- Bachelor of Arts in Advertising and Mass Communications, University of Minnesota
Brenda Armstrong has worked within academic departments for University of Wisconsin institutions since 2007. At UW-Madison, she worked as a field program coordinator for the School of Social Work; and for UW-Whitewater, she worked as an office manager for the Center of Communicative Disorders. Most recently, Armstrong was the Assistant to the Chief Operating Officer at the Division of Information Technology at UW-Madison before joining the Distance Learning Center as an Instructional Designer in September 2016.
Armstrong resides in Verona, Wisconsin, and enjoys digital photography, travel, and silent sports.