Birth Place: Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana.

Education: Graduate of the University of North Texas – BBA – Banking & Finance.

Memberships & postions held include the following: Served on the Capital Campaign Committee and  was a member of the Men’s Ministry, Men of Promise and Mass choirs at Covenant Glen UMC; Now member of the Fort Bend Church.  Life Member of The Omega Psi Phi Fraternity Inc. ,and charter member of the Rho Beta Beta Graduate Chapter; Life member of the NAACP; annually participate & participated in campaign fundraising leadership roles at ExxonMobil Pipeline  Company with the UNCF Walk A Thon and United Way Day of Caring campaigns; Works on UNCF Walk A Thon with fraternity’s grad chapter each year; Past Worshipful Master of  John D Paley Lodge # 620 P.H.A. in Baytown, Texas, and Attentive Ear Lodge # 350 – P.H.A. in Stafford, Texas. Also served as Scholarship Chairman for Attentive Ear Lodge # 350;  now serves as District #16 Scholarship Chairman for the M.W.P.H.G.L. of Texas.; Credentials Chairman for the Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge  Annual Sessions; Past Potentate of  Doric Shrine Temple # 76; Past Deputy of the Desert of the State of Texas-Prince Hall Shriners; Assistant Camp Director – Robert E. Connor Jr. Prince Hall Masonic Youth Camp; Thirty-Third degree Mason.

Employment: Recently retired from ExxonMobil Pipeline Company as an Operations Supervisor in the Texas Chemicals Area after 36-1/2 years service.

Family: Married to Mrs. Cheryl Brown,  and they have two children. They are also  the owners of CHED Financial Services Inc. located in Houston, Texas.