With an extensive background in human resources, Brenda Lane joined Premier Parking in August 2018 as Director of Human Resources. Brenda’s most recent career with WealthTrust HighTower as Director of HR and VP of Corporate Administration spans 12 years with building a human resources department in a highly successful spin-off company, serving on the executive management team, and conducting due diligence in multiple mergers and acquisitions. Prior to WealthTrust, she worked at Vanderbilt University in the investment vice chancellor’s office and has 15 years of experience in the legal and insurance industries.
As an executive with cross-functional project management and experience overseeing multiple locations and staff, Brenda ensures HR technologies and processes are aligned across the entire enterprise. She approaches the business strategy with an employee-centric mindset, and has a strong passion for the development and empowerment to solve problems of employees.
She is an active national member of the Society of Human Resources Management (SHRM) and local member of the SHRM Middle Tennessee chapter (MT | SHRM), and certified as a Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR) from the HR Certification Institute.
Born in Nashville, Brenda is a native Tennessean graduating from Lipscomb University with a BS degree in Accounting. She is presently continuing her education in Human Resources studies through Cornell University.
When you were a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? Accountant or Attorney.
Where is the coolest place you’ve ever visited? The Mont Saint Michel Monastery in France.
What’s something about you that most people don’t know? Love to stand up paddleboard!