Carolyn Brown was born in Trenton, New Jersey on Dec 13 and has lived in Cincinnati since she was 3 months old. Mother Bertha Richardson, her grandmother/mother, who was a Minister and Mother of this church for 32 years until her passing, raised her. Elder Brown graduated from Withrow High School in 1967. Elder Brown was married for 34 years to the late Henry Brown, and has three sons – LaMonte, Jemal and Kendall. She has four grandchildren – Ariel, Aliya, Kaseem and Christian, one Great grandson - Amylan. She is the oldest of 11 children.
Elder Brown has been a member of this church since she was 7 yrs old. She was called into the Ministry in Nov 1999. She was ordained Administrative Elder on Dec 16th, 2001 under the Pastorate of Pastor Elder Juanita Chiles. She is an active and devoted member of the following organizations Ministers, Mothers Board, Deacon & Trustees, & Pastoral Care. She has followed the legacy of Mother Richardson who taught her to be faithful, dedicated and loyal to God and her Pastor. Mother Richardson taught her to love & give God praise at all times.
Elder’s Brown favorite scripture is -
For I can do everything with the help of Christ who gives me the strength I need.