Brooke is a physiotherapist, graduating from La Trobe University in 2011. Brooke has worked in hospital, private practice and sports settings, and is currently completing her PhD at the La Trobe Sport and Exercise Medicine Research Centre. Brooke coordinated a pilot randomized controlled trial to determine the feasibility and effectiveness of a physiotherapy intervention for individuals at risk of poor outcomes post-ACLR.
Brooke has been a high-level athlete in the Australian Football League (AFL) national womens competition, and has undergone an ACLR. Brooke is involved in current AFL projects, aimed at monitoring and reducing injuries in female Australian football players, and improving coach education. Brooke provides community level coaches with education and practical support to implement primary ACL prevention strategies