Rob's Project: Art & Animals - Selection Committee
The selection committee consists of three - five members of the community with no direct connection to any one possible recipient. There will always be a member from Café Tuscano.
Brenda Stanley is the Director of Public Relations and Marketing at Portneuf Medical Center. She is a former television news anchor and investigative reporter for the NBC affiliate in Eastern Idaho. She has been recognized for her writing by the Scripps Howard Foundation, the Hearst Journalism Awards, The Idaho Press Club and the Society for Professional Journalists. Brenda is the author of five books that have been sold to publishers. Three are novels and two are cookbooks. Brenda is an adjunct professor at Idaho State University in the Mass Communication department. She is a graduate of Dixie State University in St. George, Utah and The University of Utah in Salt Lake City. She is the mother of 5 grown children, including two sets of twins (born 20 months apart- yes, 4 kids under the age of 2). And she is now a grandma. Brenda and her husband Dave, a veterinarian, live on a small ranch near the Snake River with their horses, sheep, chickens, and dogs.