Brenda Tierney


Proactive, thoughtful and funny, Brenda is a woman on a mission and will stop at nothing to get the task at hand done. She has a passion for keeping everyone, including her clients, positive and gives amazing advice. 

She’s well versed in public information, public relations and facilitation, and is known for her hard work, spot-on decision-making skills and honest feedback.

Brenda currently supports the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) Central 70 communications manager with strategic communication, event planning and implementation, media communications and community and elected official outreach. Her day-to-day activities on the project include media tracking, content development for internal and external audiences, community engagement and stakeholder outreach. 

Prior to joining CIG, Brenda’s career spanned nearly three decades at the Regional Transportation District (RTD). She was the public information manager for the Central, West and North Metro Rail Lines, and developed and implemented the RTD Public Art Program.

Brenda spent three of her RTD years as executive manager of the RTD Board Office, where she provided leadership and guidance to the 15-member elected RTD Board of Directors.

  • Bachelor of Science in elementary education and psychology, University of Northern Colorado