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publishing executive

Ruth Hope Brown, American publishing executive. Board directors CHARLEE, Fort Lauderdale, 1986-1989, Leadership Broward Alumni; clerk grievance committee Circuit Court, Fort Lauderdale; active United Way. Member Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Council, Broward County Legal Secretary Association (honorary), Order Eastern Star Life); member program committee Committee of 100.

Background

Brown, Ruth Hope was born on April 28, 1921 in New York City. Daughter of Max and Etta (Thomas) Kaff.

Education

Student, City University of New York, 1940.

Career

Buyer dresses Richard's Department Store, Miami, Florida, 1955-1959. Clerical worker Miami Review newspaper, 1959. With Broward Review, Fort Lauderdale, 1966-1982, associate public, senior vice president, since 1986.

Associate public Palm Beach Review, 1982.

Membership

Board directors CHARLEE, Fort Lauderdale, 1986-1989, Leadership Broward Alumni. Clerk grievance committee Circuit Court, Fort Lauderdale. Active United Way. Member Fort Lauderdale Chamber of Commerce, Downtown Council, Broward County Legal Secretary Association (honorary), Order Eastern Star Life).

Member program committee Committee of 100.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Fishing, needlecrafts, walking.

Connections

Married Albert Brown, October 11, 1942 (deceased 1989). Children: Stephen T., Ronna D. LeVine.

father:
Max Kaff

mother:
Etta (Thomas) Kaff

spouse:
Albert Brown

children:
Stephen T. Brown

Ronna D. LeVine Brown