Brown is CEO and chairman of the Board of Directors for BR Williams Trucking, Inc.
Headquartered in Oxford, Ala., BR Williams was founded in 1958 and has grown to include warehouse locations in Anniston, Eastaboga, Piedmont, Mobile, and Tallahassee, Fla. Its fleet of 170 late model tractors with 625 trailers travels the entire continental United States and Canada with revenues that exceed $43.5 million.
A JSU alumnus, Brown graduated with a B.S. in both mathematics and accounting in 1979 and became a Certified Public Accountant in 1981. He went on to earn a juris doctorate from the Birmingham School of Law in 1989 and was certified by the Alabama State Bar Association in 1990. After serving as staff accountant and, later, senior accountant at Kirkland and Company from 1980 to 1983, Brown joined the staff at BR Williams as corporate controller in 1983. In 1991, he was promoted to president and CEO - a role he served in until taking his current positions as board chairman and CEO in 2006. Brown lives in Anniston with his wife Dee Williams Brown (President of BR Williams) also an alumnus from Jacksonville State University.