Brenda L. Beitzell is a 30-year resident of Prince George’s County. She is the principal of Bowie Montessori Children’s House, a private school which goes from Pre-K to 8th Grade. For twenty years, she was a member of the Prince George’s County Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and is currently a member of the Greater Bowie Chamber of Commerce.
Commissioner Beitzell resides in Bowie with her husband and is the proud mother of a son and a daughter. She enjoys hiking and camping in regional, state, and national parks and has been a longtime Scout leader with local Girl Scout and Boy Scout troops, as well as Venturing Crews.
She earned a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Maryland at College Park and a Master’s in Education from Loyola University in Baltimore. She is an active member of the Association Montessori Internationale, the North American Montessori Teachers' Association and the Elementary Alumni Association.