Former WNBA Chief of Basketball Operations and Player Relations
New York, NY
A 20-year veteran in the professional sports industry, Brown joined the WNBA in September of 1996 as Director of Player Personnel and had been part of the league since its inception. Brown assumed her former position in 2005, and was responsible for overseeing the policies for all on-court basketball operations as well as the administration of player-related programs. Through her work with the WNBA’s Competition Committee, Brown directly influenced how the game is played and overseen the growth in the skill level, athleticism, and pace of play. Brown announced her retirement from the WNBA in October 2016. She is currently a member of the Jr. NBA Leadership Council. In addition, Brown is involved in various speaking engagements and consulting projects that focus on leadership development.