Curtis R. Brown, M.B.A.

Chairman of the Board / Houston

Background

Mr. Brown holds a B.S. degree in Civil Engineering and an M.B.A. Mr. Brown's experience includes marketing of engineering consulting services and, management of engineering consulting operations.  He has also been involved in technical sales and engineering of steel products to major appliance companies and to other international steel mills. Mr. Brown also designed subsea pipelines including installation, burial and anchoring methods of these pipelines. 

Mr. Brown has been employed with Rimkus Consulting since 1989.  During that time he has witnessed and been a part of the rapid growth of the company.  Mr. Brown has held several positions with the company including Vice President of Operations and Marketing for the company’s district offices, President and CEO of Rimkus Consulting Group Inc., and most recently Chairman of the Board for Rimkus.  Mr. Brown has helped initiate and implement strategic initiatives within the company which has directly led to continued growth of the company.  He also actively participates in a variety of business development activities. 

As Chairman, Mr. Brown provides leadership to the Board of Directors to ensure that the company’s strategic initiatives, mission, and goals are achieved. Mr. Brown also works closely with the Chief Executive Officer to establish business plans, company policies, and organizational culture.  He also works with the Chief Financial Officer to monitor and assess the company’s financial management practices, reporting, and budgeting and evaluates business analytics and metrics to monitor overall performance of the company in achieving its mission. 

Education and Certifications

• Marketing and Finance, M.B.A.: University of Illinois 
• Civil Engineering, B.S.: University of Texas at Austin 
• PLRB Conference Planning Committee
• Cypress Creek YMCA Board of Directors