MEET THE TEAM

BRENDA ZENDER
Staff Accountant

Brenda Zender’s responsibilities as a staff accountant are heavily focused on the day-to-day accounting tasks for each investor-owned property. Her primary responsibilities include accounts payable, accounts receivable, reconciliations, and monthly financial statement preparation. Additionally, she leads MSP’s lease management and documentation procedures.

As the main contact for the accounting department, Brenda uses her excellent customer service skills to assist both tenants and vendors with inquiries regarding rent schedules and past due balances. Her troubleshooting and research talents help unravel technical issues that arise as part of the monthly financial process.

Before joining MSP Commercial in 2015, Brenda worked as a career accountant in the wealth management, healthcare and mortgage industries while traveling with her husband during his active duty in the U.S. Air Force.

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATIONS

Bachelors of Arts in Accounting, University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, MN

Dare to Lead, Leadership Program Certification

SOFTWARE SKILL SET

Sage 300 CRE

Timberscan/AIM Document Management

Quickbooks

Oracle People Soft

Lawson ERP System

Microsoft Office, Specifically Excel

LIFESTYLE & INTERESTS

Spends much of her time with her husband watching her two teenagers play sports: her son plays basketball and her daughter plays softball and basketball

Likes road trips with family to watch college (Go Huskers!) and high school sporting events

Enjoys photography and scrapbooking