Areas of Expertise
Proposal ManagementCapture ManagementTechnical Writing
BS, Public Administration, American University
MPA, Public Administration, American University
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certified
Professional-level accreditation from APMP
, Managing Director – Strategic Solutions, MPA, PPF.APMP, Capture Manager, Proposal Manager, Technical Writer
Brenda Crist serves as a senior capture and proposal manager and develops strategic solutions for clients. She focuses on helping clients work with their staff and partners to create winning, well-written proposal solutions. She offers hands-on experience from leading and conducting systems and network management projects for many civilian and military clients.
Brenda stays current with the latest procurements, their requirements, and industry best practices, and she uses this knowledge to maintain Lohfeld Consulting Group's corporate knowledge base. Brenda served as the 2010 President and formerly as 2009 Vice President and Professional Day Chairperson for the Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP), National Capital Area (NCA) Chapter. She has been an active member of APMP-NCA since 2003, serving as Professional Day Chair of Publicity, Speakers Program, and Chairperson for the 2006, 2007, and 2008 events, respectively.
Brenda presented at the 2009 APMP International Conference in Chandler, AZ (click here for presentation), 2010 APMP International Conference in Orlando, FL, 2010 APMP-NCA Mid-Atlantic Proposal Conference and Expo, and 2011 APMP International Conference in Denver, CO.
Brenda was inducted as an Association of Proposal Management Professionals (APMP) Fellow in June 2011 and also received the Steven S. Myers Award for 2011 APMP Chapter Chair of the Year.