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Minister

Kenneth Ray Brown, American minister. Ordained to ministry Unitarian Universalist Association, 1974. Board directors Family Planning Association, Exeter, 1975-1978, Exeter School Board, 1976-1978, American Civil Liberties Union, New Hampshire, 1976-1978, Clergy and Laity Conferned Southern California, Los Angeles, 1985-1987. Member Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Brown, Kenneth Ray was born on September 14, 1946 in Quincy, Massachusetts, United States. Son of Kenneth Minor and Ruth Dorothy Marie (Hedman) Brown.

Education

Bachelor, Bethel College, St. Paul, 1968; postgraduate, Bridgewater State College, 1970-1971; postgraduate, California State University, Los Angeles, since 1989; Master of Divinity, Andover-Newton Theological Seminary, 1974.

Career

Minister, 1st Unitarian Society, Exeter, N.H., 1975-1978; minister, North Shore Unitarian Universalist Society, Plandome, New York, 1978-1984; executive director, Interfaith Hunger Coalition, Los Angeles, 1985-1987; executive director, Community Rels. Conference, Los Angeles, 1987-1989; interim minister, Unitarian Universalist Society Verdugo Hills, La Crescenta, California, 1990-1992; minister, 1st Unitarian Church, Los Angeles, 1994-1996; producer, host Cambridge Forum West, Radio Station KPFK-FM, Pacifica Radio, Los Angeles, 1990-1996; minister, First Universalist Church, Minneapolis, since 1996. Board directors Interfaith Center for Corporation Responsibility, New York City, 1978-1984, Unitarian Universalist Peace Fellowship, 1981-1995.

Co-chairman Unitarian Universalist Urban Church Coalition, 1982-1985, chair, since 1992. Member steering committee Religous Community Against the War in the Gulf, Los Angeles, 1990-1991-.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Unitarian Universalist Association, 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor UNIPAX newsletter, 1982-1985.

Membership

Board directors Family Planning Association, Exeter, 1975-1978, Exeter School Board, 1976-1978, American Civil Liberties Union, New Hampshire, 1976-1978, Clergy and Laity Conferned Southern California, Los Angeles, 1985-1987. Member Unitarian Universalist Ministers Association, Phi Alpha Theta, Phi Kappa Phi.

Connections

Married Thompson O'Sullivan, September 17, 1968. 1 child, Sara Beth.

father:
Kenneth Minor Brown

mother:
Ruth Dorothy Marie (Hedman) Brown

spouse:
Thompson O'Sullivan

child:
Sara Beth Brown