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Kristen Brown
President
 
Kristen Brown - President
Our President, Kristen Brown has been continually recognized by the industry for her construction excellence and has the experience and creative spirit to make each project as special as its owner. Kristen was the first female elected president of the Shreveport Chapter of Associated General Contractors. She serves on the boards of the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce and local National Association of Women in Construction, is a member of the Rotary Club of Shreveport and is active with many local civic, academic and religious organizations.
Kristen considers it her duty and joy to encourage, educate and make a path for other women to find opportunities in the construction industry and local business.
Education:
1996 Juris Doctorate
Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

1993 B.A. Journalism/Accounting
Washington & Lee University
Lexington, VA

Kristen Brown
President
 
Kristen Brown - President
Our President, Kristen Brown has been continually recognized by the industry for her construction excellence and has the experience and creative spirit to make each project as special as its owner. Kristen was the first female elected president of the Shreveport Chapter of Associated General Contractors. She serves on the boards of the Greater Shreveport Chamber of Commerce and local National Association of Women in Construction, is a member of the Rotary Club of Shreveport and is active with many local civic, academic and religious organizations.
Kristen considers it her duty and joy to encourage, educate and make a path for other women to find opportunities in the construction industry and local business.
Education:
1996 Juris Doctorate
Paul M. Hebert Law Center
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

1993 B.A. Journalism/Accounting
Washington & Lee University
Lexington, VA

B. Wayne Brown
Senior Vice President
 
Wayne Brown - Chairman of the Board
Wayne Brown is the Senior Vice President. In 1971, Wayne joined his father and brother to found Brown Builders, having grown up in a family business started by his father in 1955. Wayne served as President of Brown Builders from 1971 to 2013. He is an active member of the local chapter of the Associated General Contractors of which he is a past President. Wayne served as Vice President of the Bossier Chamber Board and on the Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation Board for over twenty years, including a term as Chairman.

He is a member of both the Shreveport-Bossier Committee of 100 and the Louisiana Committee of 100. Wayne is currently a member of the Louisiana Engineering Society, American Society of Civil Engineers and has served on many community boards for non-profit organizations and churches. Wayne has been honored as one of the Small Businessman of the year (1996) by the Bossier Chamber of Commerce, Top Ten Small Business People by the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, and both he and Brown Builders were selected as a finalist for the 1997 Louisiana Entrepreneur of the Year.

Education:
1970 Professional Engineer (LA Registration No. 14042)
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

1970 M.S. Construction Management
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA

1969 B.S. Civil Engineering
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B. Wayne Brown
Senior Vice President
 
Wayne Brown - Chairman of the Board
Wayne Brown is the Senior Vice President. In 1971, Wayne joined his father and brother to found Brown Builders, having grown up in a family business started by his father in 1955. Wayne served as President of Brown Builders from 1971 to 2013. He is an active member of the local chapter of the Associated General Contractors of which he is a past President. Wayne served as Vice President of the Bossier Chamber Board and on the Greater Bossier Economic Development Foundation Board for over twenty years, including a term as Chairman.

He is a member of both the Shreveport-Bossier Committee of 100 and the Louisiana Committee of 100. Wayne is currently a member of the Louisiana Engineering Society, American Society of Civil Engineers and has served on many community boards for non-profit organizations and churches. Wayne has been honored as one of the Small Businessman of the year (1996) by the Bossier Chamber of Commerce, Top Ten Small Business People by the Shreveport Chamber of Commerce, and both he and Brown Builders were selected as a finalist for the 1997 Louisiana Entrepreneur of the Year.

Education:
1970 Professional Engineer (LA Registration No. 14042)
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN

1970 M.S. Construction Management
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA

1969 B.S. Civil Engineering

Mike Walker
Vice President
 
Mike Walker - Vice President
Mike Walker has been in the construction industry for 32 years, serving at Brown Builders for 22. He handles all bid/negotiated projects and the overall estimating for Brown Builders. Mike also oversees the company's pre-engineered metal building orders through Butler Manufacturing and the Brown Builders design/build services.

Education:
1982 B.S. Construction
Northeast Louisiana University
Monroe, LA
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Mike Walker
Vice President
 
Mike Walker - Vice President
Mike Walker has been in the construction industry for 32 years, serving at Brown Builders for 22. He handles all bid/negotiated projects and the overall estimating for Brown Builders. Mike also oversees the company's pre-engineered metal building orders through Butler Manufacturing and the Brown Builders design/build services.

Education:
1982 B.S. Construction
Northeast Louisiana University
Monroe, LA

Almost 50 years in the construction business - that's the Brown Legacy.
Brown legacy