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mayor , Buffalo

Byron William Brown,, American mayor, Buffalo. Named one of The 30 Leaders of the Future, Ebony magazine, 1989; named to The 40 Under Forty Honor Roll, Business First, 1993; recipient Martin Luther King Junior award, Southern Christian Leadership Conference Buffalo chapter, 1991, Political Impact Award, Alpha Kappa Alpha, 2001, Voice of Power award, Infinity Broadcasting/WBLK, 2004.

Background

Brown,, Byron William was born on September 24, 1958 in Queens, New York, United States. Son of Byron William Brown and Clarice (Kirnon).

Education

Bachelor in Political Science & Journalism, Buffalo State College, 1983. Master of Science, Buffalo State College, 1989.

Career

Director Equal Employment Opportunity Erie County. Executive secretary to president Buffalo City Council, 1984—1986, member, 1996—2001, New York State Senate from District 57, Albany, 2001—2002, New York State Senate from District 60, Albany, 2003—2005. Mayor City of Buffalo, New York, since 2005.

Religion

Baptists can be referred to as the ‘people of the Book’, because the Bible gives time proven principles of living for every area of life, including marriage, child rearing, family, relationships, finances, and spiritual living.

Politics

Christians should seek to apply their spiritual and moral values to the political process rather than politicize the church.

Views

Christians should promote healthy marriages, raising loving children, and in getting along with everyone around them—including their enemies.

Connections

Married Michelle Austin, May 25, 1990. 1 child Byron William III.

father:
Byron William Brown Brown,

mother:
Clarice (Kirnon) Brown,

spouse:
Michelle Austin