Brooke graduated from Michigan State University in 2016 with a BS in Zoology and concentrations in animal behavior and neurobiology. After graduation, Brooke gained two years of advocacy experience through her work as a client advocate for a company using quantitative EEG technology and therapy to treat a variety of mental health issues. Brooke also served as a genetic counseling assistant at CentraCare in Minnesota within the cancer, cardiac, and general genetics specialties. During her time at CentraCare, she assisted with patient preparation, creating pamphlets for patients with rare diseases, designing a testing overview for neurodevelopmental concerns, and supporting the precision medicine initiative. In her spare time, Brooke enjoys doing jigsaw puzzles, camping, and trying new foods.