Newt Brown currently serves as the Director of Finance & Operations for the Oklahoma City Public Schools Foundation and has been with The Foundation since 2011 when he was hired as Accounting Manager. In this role at The Foundation Newt performs, coordinates or oversees all duties related to HR, payroll, accounting and IT. Newt is a native of Norman, OK where he graduated from Norman High School and attended the University of Oklahoma obtaining a B.M.E in Vocal Music Education, magna cum laude.
He began his career in the private sector working in restaurant management, customer service, accounting & HR and after approximately 10 years transitioned to the non-profit sector in 2010. When not at The Foundation, Newt enjoys singing, travel, cooking/entertaining and spending time with family and friends. He shares his home with two ornery cats, Erwin & Cody, which adopted him and mostly keep him out of trouble.