Brooke has been working for Beyond Benign as a curriculum specialist since July of 2009. Prior to this role, she was a middle school teacher for 8 years in the state of Colorado, specializing in differentiated instruction and integration of cross-disciplinary units. Brooke previously served as the Director of Teacher Training at The Keystone Center in Keystone, Colorado for 8 years; by instituting programs with government agencies such as NASA, The Department of Energy and corporations such as, SC Johnson Wax, and Pfizer, she had the opportunity to grow the professional development division from one yearly institute to eight curriculum projects. She has presented sustainability concepts to corporate audiences locally and internationally. The bulk of her experience rests with local, national, and international teacher training, and she continues to focus on providing professional development experiences for educators. Living in a small town in Colorado at 10, 400 feet, Brooke predictably loves being in the outdoors.