Meet Brenda Poulter
Brenda and her husband Dr. Greg Poulter, a spine surgeon with Vail • Summit Orthopaedics are raising their young family in Breckenridge and are committed to making Summit County their home. They are eager to expose their son Dominic age three and daughter Sophia born in January 2011 to all the advantages of being born and raised in the mountains. With skiing, hiking, biking and other sports, they as parents enjoy, right out their back door they are an active family. Brenda calls herself a stay-at-home mom and personal career assistant to her husband and enjoys helping to promote Greg as a spine surgeon in the community. In addition to sports, Brenda's hobbies include sewing, reading, landscaping and playing various musical instruments.
With an extensive education and work background in organic chemistry, Brenda brings her clinical expertise, her teaching skills and her dedication to the hospital to the Foundation board. She graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Saint Cloud State University, Saint Cloud, Minnesota. She then received her Master of Science in Organic Chemistry with an emphasis in synthesis, organo-metallics and bio-conjugate chemistry from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Her most recent employment was as an Applications Specialist at Chemical Abstracts Service where she helped boost product adoptions, trained clients and coached new employees. Other positions in her field included patent searcher, scientist in drug discovery, and various research projects.