Brenda serves our Office Manager and Bill’s Executive Administrative Assistant. She was born and raised in the great state of Texas. In 1982, she graduated with honors from Baylor University with a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration. While attending Baylor, her parents joined the International Missions Board and moved to Peru as foreign missionaries. After graduation, Brenda joined her family in Peru and worked as a Spanish tutor for expatriates.
In 1983, Brenda returned to the states and entered the business world as an administrative assistant with Murray Savings in the Accounting Department. A couple of years later, she took a position as a bilingual executive secretary to the Senior Vice President of Triton Energy Corporation. During her employment at Triton, she moved into the position of Engineer Technician and used her computer skills to track oil well depth and geophysical data.
In August of 1993, she married Mike Cousino and began raising seven (7) children, three of her own and four of his. At the time of her marriage, the ages of the children ranged from two to nine. Brenda left her job at Triton in 1994 and began her new job as a full time mom. Once the children became teenagers, Brenda re-entered the work force as the personal executive assistant for Bill Clark in November of 2004. After adding additional staff at Clark Financial Group, in 2007 Brenda took on the responsibility of Office Manager.