Bachelor of Science, Tri-State University, Angola, Indiana, 1946. Certified small homes council course, University Illinois, 1954.
Assistant project engineer Indiana State Highway Department, 1946-1947. Project engineer Tri-State University, Angola, Indiana, 1947-1948. Field engineer James Stewart Corporation, Chicago, 1948-1950.
Chief engineer, general field superintendent and estimate Fisher-Stoune, Inc., Decatur, Illinois, 1950-1960. Chief engineer alumnium building products division Maco Corporation, Huntington, Indiana, 1960-1964. Partner B & K Engineering Company, 1963-1964, vice president, 1964-1965.
President B & K Engineering Inc., Kendallville, Indiana, 1966-1977, also director. President Brown Consultant Engineers, Inc., 1977-1988, executive vice president, 1988-1994. Owner Arvill B. Brown professional engineer, since 1971.
Construction manager, engineer Great Lakes Christian College, Lansing, 1971-1976. President Noble County (Indiana) Plan Commission, 1967-1971. Highway engineer Noble County, 1965-1971, surveyor, 1967-1971.
Member Noble County Drainage Board, 1967-1971.
Active Boy Scouts, Cub Scouts. Trustee, secretary, forwarding agent Chrisitan Education Association of Orient, Inc., 1965-1990. Member executive committee New Churches Christ Evangelism, 1965-1990.
Director Lake James Christian Assembly, Angola, 1970-1975. National alumni director Tri-State University, Angola, 1971-1975. Trustee Great Lakes Bible College, Lansing, 1982-1988.
With United States Naval Reserve, 1944-1946. Member Decatur Contractors Association (past secretary-treasurer).
Married June Strong, October 13, 1944. Children: Duane Arvill, LuReign Anne, Anita June.