Geraldine Reed Brown

Geraldine Reed-Brown

Geraldine Reed Brown, is President of The Reed-Brown Consulting Group.  Geraldine holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Harvard Graduate School of Business Administration, a Juris Doctor degree from Harvard Law School, and an A.B. degree from Fisk University, where she graduated Summa Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, with Departmental Honors. Her experience encompasses being an Associate in the Corporate Department of White & Case, a large international law firm, an Attorney in the Legal Department of J.C. Penney Company, Inc., and as a Vice President for The Columbia Group, a full service public utility consulting firm.

She chairs the Seminars and Support Subcommittee of the Supplier Diversity Development Committee to the NJ Board of Public Utilities. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Equal Opportunity Fund of the New Jersey Commission on Higher Education. She is a member of the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Women in the Courts and the New Jersey Supreme Court Committee on Fee Arbitration. She is President of the Harvard Law School Association of New Jersey. She formerly served as a Trustee, Secretary of the Board, Member of the Executive Committee and Chair of the Academic Affairs Committee, and Chair of the Human Resources Committee, Ramapo College of New Jersey. She is a former member of the Board, Montclair Early Childhood Corporation. Geraldine has served as an instructor and facilitator for the Entrepreneurial Training Institute, sponsored by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority and as an instructor on business planning for the Department of Continuing Education at Bergen Community College, as an Assistant Professor at Montclair State University, and as an Adjunct Professor at Kean University and Seton Hall Law School. She served as a Workshop Leader and Moderator, 20th Anniversary, Women In Business Conference and 15th Annual Women in Business Conference, sponsored by American Woman's Economic Development Corporation. She has also served as an instructor at The Institute of Business and Industry, Hudson County Community College.

Honors received by Mrs. Brown include: Who's Who of American Women; Who's Who in America; Who's Who In American Law; Who's Who in the World; Fellow, New York Bar Foundation.

Geraldine is Chair of the Subcommittee on Marketing and Quality Control of the Continuing Legal Education Committee of the New York State Bar Association. She was formerly Chair of the Committee on Attorney Professionalism of the New York State Bar Association and Vice Chair of its Corporate Counsel Section. She has had articles published in New Jersey Woman, The New York State Bar Journal, and other trade magazines.