Brenden Pappas (born 7 May 1970) is a professional golfer from South Africa who currently plays on the Nationwide Tour.
Pappas was born in Phalaborwa, South Africa. He is the youngest of three brothers, Sean (born 1966) and Deane (born 1967). He and brother Deane attended the University of Arkansas where he graduated in 1993 with a Bachelors degree in Retail Marketing. He would turn professional later that year.
Pappas turned professional in 1993, but did not play on a major tour until 2000, when he joined the Nationwide Tour. In his 2000 rookie year. He made 5 of 12 cuts and a little over $17,000. His 2001 season included over $188,000 in earnings and 6 top-10s, which included two runner-up finishes.