Brenda Mattison, CMA has a bachelor’s degree in education and a master’s degree in accounting, both from Clemson University. She is currently an Accounting Instructor at Tri-County Technical College in Pendleton, South Carolina. Brenda previously served as Accounting Program Coordinator and Faculty Fellow at TCTC and has prior experience teaching accounting at Robeson Community College, Lumberton, North Carolina; University of South Carolina––Upstate, Spartanburg, South Carolina; and Rasmussen Business College, Eagan, Minnesota. She also has accounting work experience in retail and manufacturing businesses.
Brenda is co-author on Horngren’s Financial Accounting and Horngren’s Financial and Managerial Accounting. Brenda is a member of Teachers of Accounting at Two Year Colleges and the American Accounting Association. She is currently serving on the board of directors as Vice President of Conference Administration of Teachers of Accounting at Two Year Colleges.
Brenda has presented at several conferences on topics such as student engagement, interactive learning, and how instructors can use scientific research on brain theory to develop their courses. In her spare time, Brenda enjoys reading and spending time with her family, especially in the mountains. She is also an active volunteer in the community, serving her church, local Girl Scouts, and other organizations.