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independent management and development consultant

Gordon Wallace Brown, American independent management and development consultant. Registered professional engineer, Pennsylvania, Kenya.


Brown, Gordon Wallace was born on December 31, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Gordon Whipple and Alice Fern (Wallace) Brown.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1960. Bachelor in Applied Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, 1960. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1963.

Doctor of Philosophy, Illinois Institute of Technology, 1967. Diploma in Theology, Associate Mennonite Biblical Sems., Elkhart, Indiana, 1975.


Systems engineer Allis Chalmers, Milwaukee, 1960-1962. From assistant professor to associate professor University Pittsburgh, 1967-1975. Consultant United States Energy Research and Development Administration, Washington, 1976.

Lecturer, consultant industry and commerce program Mindolo Ecumenical Center, Kitwe, Zambia, 1976-1979. Senior consultant Corat Africa, Nairobi, Kenya, 1979-1996. Consultant Westinghouse Electric Corporation, Pittsburgh, 1967-1971, Duquesne Light Company, Pittsburgh, 1972-1973, ITE Imperial Corporation, Greensburg, Pennsylvania, 1973-1975, Balfour Beatty, London, 1984.


  • Registered professional engineer, Pennsylvania, Kenya.


  • Other Work

    • Author/editor manuals and handbooks. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.


Board of directors Canini Health Facilities, Athi River, Kenya, since 1992, MsufiniSecondary School, Moshi, Tanzania, since 1994. Board directors, past chairman Wezesha Watoto Wa Kenya, Nairobi, since 1992. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior.

Founder member/advisor East Africa section since 1981, Centennial award 1984), Institute Engineers of Kenya, Kenya Institute Management.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: rock climbing, singing, guitar.


Married Carolyn Dodge Luther, August 6, 1960. Children: Tracy Ann Brown Partridge, Mitchell Wallace.

Gordon Whipple Brown

Alice Fern (Wallace) Brown

Carolyn Dodge Luther

Tracy Ann Brown Partridge Brown

Mitchell Wallace Brown