Brooke was raised in the D.C. Metropolitan area and after serving with the United States Air Force, she joined the Fairfax County Police Department. Currently a Lieutenant, she has served since 1998 in numerous assignments including: patrol officer, Field Training Instructor, School Resource Officer, Criminal Investigations Detective, Patrol and Investigations Supervisor, and Assistant Commander of the Public Information Office/Public Affairs Bureau.
While Brooke was assigned to Public Affairs, her team was responsible for expanding the use of social media. This proved successful during some local events which captured the attention of national media outlets.
Brooke is a proud and grateful recipient of numerous awards including the Mt. Vernon-Lee Chamber of Commerce Detective of the Year award in 2010 and Police Officer of the Year in 2012, Team Excellence Awards in 2015 and 2016, and a Meritorious Service Award. Brooke holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice.
Brooke will speak on Social Media & Public Safety in the News.