In 2011 Brooke was part of a pilot alumni mentoring program, where Communications alumni mentored students. Brooke's mentor, Charles Zobell, is the managing editor for the Las Vegas Review. Zobell read through and critiqued Brooke's writing and gave her helpful feedback and some extra pointers for excellence in Journalism.
In May 2011 Brooke completed an internship as a quality editor at Answers.com in New York City. In September 2011 she was selected to participate in The Washington Center for Politics and Journalism internship program and was a reporting intern at The AARP Bulletin Publication in Washington D.C.
In October 2012 she began working as a reporter at the Desert Dispatch in Barstow, California.