As Director of Regulatory Compliance for Pioneer Oil Company, Inc., Brandi is in charge of permitting and communication with the Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Agency. Additional responsibilities are business management including: investor relations, sales agreements, and division orders.

Brandi joined Pioneer Oil Company in the summer of 2013 after spending seventeen years in the public sector working with communities in Southeastern Illinois. In 1996, Brandi began working for the Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission, which serves seven Illinois counties and forty-one municipalities, with assistance in economic development and community development programs. After nearly ten years with Greater Wabash Regional Planning Commission she was presented the opportunity to work exclusively for the City of Mt. Carmel as Director of Economic Development and most recently Richland County Development Corporation as the Executive Director.

Brandi is a graduate of the University of Illinois in Springfield with a major in Legal Studies and holds an ABA certified Paralegal Certificate from UIS.

Brandi and her husband Jason live in Albion, Illinois with their two children Marcus and Mackenzie.