Dr Brown has worked in the criminal justice field since 1990. He has worked in positions including executive protection, embezzlement investigation, commercial security training and design, private investigation, and family mediation. Dr Brown has taught on-ground and online at schools in MS, MO, WV, and KY, including formerly holding the position of Dean of the Division of Justice Studies, overseeing criminal justice, juvenile justice, and addictions studies programs comprised of over 300 on-ground and online students. Dr Brown has authored criminal justice articles and edited criminal justice textbooks. Dr Brown is the founder and former editor of the International Journal of Justice Studies, and he is also the founder and former president of the Criminal Justice Assessment Board. Dr Brown obtained his criminal justice degrees from the University of Southern Mississippi. Dr Brown is a two-time veteran of the U.S. Air Force.