MEET OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS
C. FOSTER BROWN, III
Mr. Brown is the grandson of C. Louis and Mary Luman Meyer. Mr. Brown was born in Omaha, Nebraska however was raised and spent most of his life in the Chicago land area. Mr. Brown graduated from Union College in Schenectady, New York in 1970. Mr. Brown then worked with Ceco Corporation from 1970- 1992 where he moved through the company and finished as Vice Chairman. Mr. Brown currently is President of Forest Creek Golf Club in Pinehurst, North Carolina and is on the board of Sandhills College, The Village Heritage Foundation and the O’Neal School – also located in the Pinehurst area. Mr. Brown has 3 children, Angeline, Foster and Whitney.
LOUIS MEYER BROWN, II
Mr. Brown is the son of Sarah and Louis Meyer Brown, Sr. and was raised in the Northfield, IL area. Mr. Brown attended Loyola Academy for high school and double-majored in History and Psychology at Wittenberg University in Ohio. Mr. Brown spent 3 years at Bear Stearns, Co. in Chicago as a fixed income specialist and then moved to Citigroup / Smith Barney in 2003 where he Vice President of Wealth Management. As of 2009 Mr. Brown works for Morgan Stanley Wealth Management Group as Senior Vice President. Mr. Brown currently lives in the Chicago-land area with his wife Alicia and their three sons Louis III, Henry, Albert and their daughter Merritt.
Angeline Christine Brown
Ms. Brown is the daughter of Angeline G. Brown and Charles Foster Brown, III and was raised in the Northfield, IL area. She attended Pine Manor College in Boston for 3 years and then graduated from DePaul University in Chicago with a Bachelor of Liberal Arts in 1997. Angeline worked as a Pre-Press Manager for News America Marketing, a News Corporation firm, for 7 years in the Connecticut/New York City area. Angeline lives in Mount pleasant SC, with her 2 boys James 15 & Watson 12. Angeline is heavily involved with Children school ECMCS and is on the board of Engaging Creative Minds/YEScarolina in Charleston, SC. Angeline is the GM of Pure Barre in Mt Pleasant.
NICHOLAS C. BROWN
Mr. Brown is the son of Sarah and Louis Meyer Brown, Sr. and was raised in the Northfield, IL area. Mr. Brown attended Loyola Academy for high school and double-majored in Management and Marketing at Appalachian State University. Also played on the Men’s Golf Team while attending Appalachian State University. Co-Founder of Appalachian State University Men’s Club Hockey Team. Mr. Brown is currently President of All American Insurance Brokerage Inc, specializing in commercial insurance since 2008. Mr. Brown currently resides in Lenoir, NC with his wife Alicia G. Brown.
C. FOSTER BROWN, IV (FOSTER)
Mr. Brown is the son of Angeline Galbraith Brown and Charles Foster Brown, III and was raised in Northfield, IL. Mr. Brown graduated from Loyola Academy prior to attending the University of North Carolina at Asheville where he received a B.S. in Environmental Studies and Natural Resources Management. Mr. Brown is a sales representative for 3M Commercial Solutions Division, and currently resides in the Kansas City, Missouri area.
Whitney is the great granddaughter of C. Louis and Mary Luman Meyer. She was raised in Northfield, IL where she attended The North Shore Country Day School prior to graduating from Trinity College in Hartford, CT (B.A. in Education + Sociology) and subsequently receiving a Masters in Education from Lesley University. Whitney pursued a career in education and management at, The University of Chicago Laboratory Schools (Chicago, IL), Duke School (Durham, NC) and Stanwich School (Greenwich, CT). Whitney has and continues to be an active member of boards that focus on the betterment of the worlds educational systems. Currently, Whitney lives in Massachusetts with her family and several pets. She enjoys hiking, reading, music and traveling.
Jennifer Hodges serves as the Deputy Director for Family, Morale, Recreation and Welfare, for Fort Bragg. Prior to taking this position, Mrs. Hodges served as the Child and Youth Services (CYS) Coordinator and MWR Site Lead for the Baumholder Military Community in Germany. She managed and provided oversight for Child Development Centers, School Age Care Programs, Youth/Teen Centers, Youth Sports and Fitness Programs, ACS, Business Operations programs, Community Recreations activities and NAF Support functions. She has proven to be a trusted resource and subject matter expert for her peers within IMCOM-Europe Garrisons within the Europe Region.
Mrs. Hodges began her Family and MWR career in 2005, as a Recreation Assistant at the Ramstein Youth Center. Through her dedication and continuous efforts to provide innovative programs, develop high performing teams and delivery quality services, Mrs. Hodges has been rewarded with promotions throughout her tenure in FMWR, resulting in her recent selection as the NF-05 Deputy Director for FMWR at Fort Bragg.
Mrs. Hodges was born and raised in Lake Forest, IL, a northern suburb of Chicago. She graduated with her Bachelor’s Degree in History from Rhodes College in Memphis, TN and later pursued her Master’s Degree in Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma in Norman, OK. Mrs. Hodges is a military spouse whose husband, James, proudly served as an Explosive Ordinance Technician while active in the United States Air Force and together they have two children, Christopher and Alexander. The Hodges family relocated from German to North Carolina where Jennifer serves as the Deputy Director for Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation at Fort Bragg.