Brooke was raised in Tucson. During her school days, she always dreamt of becoming a drummer in some rock band. At the age of 14, she won the first beauty pageant of her illustrious career. Modelling happened to her by chance as she went to Scottsdale, Arizona to support her friend when a talent agent spotted her. As soon as she turned 18, she became a print model who was everywhere from appearing in swimsuit calendars or on magazine covers and billboards. With her friend’s advice, she relocated to Los Angeles to take up journalism.
While she was studying in LA, Burke's career advanced when as she got the opportunity to work with leading modelling agencies. During her modelling career, she featured in various popular swimsuit editorials, advertisements, and posters.
Her fan following expanded massively after she co-hosted ABC's Dancing with the Stars alongside Tom Bergeron in the year 2010. Burke is also a followed author. Her first published book was The Naked Mom: A Modern Mom’s Fearless Revelations. After which she published hew other books like Soulful Reflections and Savvy Advice.
She has proved her skills as a successful businesswoman. Burke established her online portal called BabooshBaby.com. Through this site, she sold speciality items for expectant mothers. She is also the co-owner of the website named ModernMom.com. Through this site, she shares tips and secrets on motherhood and how to regain fitness after childbirth.