Brenda Blake is a partner of Saville, Dodgen & Company. Before coming to Saville, Brenda was the CEO and Financial Architect at B&J Financial Services. With over 35 years of experience, Brenda is a highly respected CFO-level financial manager, providing profitability guidance and operational leadership. In addition to traditional CFO responsibilities, Brenda has been involved in sourcing debt and equity financing for developers and real estate investors nationwide and coordinated their deal closings from beginning to end. While her experience includes extensive institutional and capital markets transactions, her passion has always been working with entrepreneurs, so she founded B&J Financial Services in 2009. Brenda Blake is a nationally recognized author and has received several professional distinctions, and she was among the national winners of the Enterprising Women of the Year awards in 2017.
Brenda is a graduate of The University of Texas at Arlington. She enjoys spending time with her two sons, daughters-in-law, and four grandchildren. She recently completed a 100-mile charity bike ride raising funds for the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Brenda is a past Board member of CREW, a past Trustee for CREW in the Community (a 501(C)-3 organization), and a past Board member of DREM (Dallas Real Estate Ministries) and CIPS (Christians in Public Service). She is also a 4Word and TREC (The Real Estate Council) member and is active in her church.