Brenda Sawatzky

Associate Property Manager

About

Brenda brings a wide variety of skills and knowledge to the Red River Group Property Management team. Self-employed for the majority of her working career, she spent over twenty years as partner and manager of a successful automotive repair shop. After the sale of her business, Brenda assumed an associate sales management position with The Citizen newspaper and pursued her writing interests as a freelance journalist. Some of her volunteer time has been dedicated to assisting new Canadians in navigating the sometimes complicated processes of landlord/tenant relationships and homeowner responsibility.

Education

  • Property Management Studies, MREA, Current
  • Business Management Certification
  • Accounting and Business, SRSS

Employment History

  • 2019 - Current: Red River Group, Associate Property Manager
  • 2015 - 2019: The Citizen, Sales Associate and Journalist
  • 1992 - 2015: Sparkline Autoworks, Partner and Manager
  • 1981 - 1987: Victoria Dental Centre, Dental Assistant

Areas of Expertise

Brenda’s work experience and personality lend well to her areas of special interest – building excellent relationships with her clients and providing an exceptional service model. She has years of experience in office management, human resource management, administration, and client relations.