Chief Select Brown is a native of Georgia and attended Recruit Training in Great Lakes, IL. His sea duty assignments included AIMD Norfolk SEAOPDET where he deployed aboard USS John C. Stennis (CVN-74), USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69), and USS George Washington (CVN-73); and FRC Mid-Atlantic Site Oceana SEAOPDET where he deployed aboard USS Dwight D. Eisenhower (CVN-69). He also deployed to Rustamiyah, Iraq during a Global War on Terrorism Support Assignment.
His shore duty assignments included AIMD Norfolk, Norfolk, VA and Naval Air Technical Training Center, Pensacola, FL.
Chief Select Brown earned his Enlisted Aviation and Surface Warfare designation and is qualified as a Master Training Specialist.
Chief Select Brown’s personal awards include the Army Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (four awards), Navy Unit Commendation, Navy Battle "E" Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal (four awards), National Defense Medal, Global War on Terrorism (Expeditionary) Medal, Global War on Terrorism (Service) Medal, Sea Service Deployment Ribbon (three awards) and various other service ribbons.