Brown served on the Foundation Board from 2007 – 2015 when he was elected Director Emeritus. He and his wife, Rosemary, are members of the 1856 Society President’s Circle, the Foy Society Cater Circle, Engineering Ginn Society 1908 Founder’s Circle. The Brown’s are lifetime members of the Alumni Association and Mr. Brown received the Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2014.
In 2015 the Brown’s committed the largest gift in school history to support the funding of two major new facilities: a new performing arts center and a student achievement center in the Samuel Ginn College of Engineering.
The Brown’s reside in Atlanta, Georgia and have two daughters.