Dr. Bill & Lynne Brown
For over twenty years, Dr. William E. (Bill) Brown led two Christian universities, Bryan College and Cedarville University. Currently, he divides his time among a number of initiatives. He serves as the Senior Executive of WorldAPP, an international technology firm with offices in Kiev, London, and Boston. As President of Radical Leadership (and through his popular blog, Radical Life), he carries a heavy schedule speaking for conferences, universities, churches, and schools. He mentors and consults with leaders in ministry and business, as well as assists colleges, schools, and organizations in being more effective and employee-centered.
As a nationally recognized speaker and expert in culture and worldview, Dr. Brown has authored several books and more than a hundred articles for journals, magazines, encyclopedias, and newspapers.
He is the author of Making Sense of Your Faith, Where Have All the Dreamers Gone? Observations From A Biblical Worldview, and Making Sense of Your World (with Gary Phillips and John Stonestreet), a book used by many colleges and universities as an introductory text to worldview and philosophical thinking. His writings have been quoted in various national newspapers and magazines, including Reader’s Digest and Christianity Today. He wrote over fifty articles and notes for the Impact: Student Leadership Study Bible. He serves as an editor for philosophy textbooks and ethics curriculum. He is the Executive Producer and teacher of the multiple-award-winning DVD series, re:View. He has also lectured internationally in Europe, the former Soviet Union, Asia, and South America.
Lynne served as the first lady of Bryan College and Cedarville University while also a full-time mom. She devoted a great deal of time to raising scholarship money for students through an organization she started. In addition, she has volunteered as a mentor and leader for Safe Harbor House, a work dedicated to helping women just released from prison transition back into life with a firm foundation of faith and coping skills.
Dr. and Mrs. Brown have a passion for education and an incredible heart for students. Bill and Lynne have been married since 1976. They have two children, April and Alex, and three grandchildren.