Brian Brown

Brian Brown

Brian Brown loves building the environments, habits, and networks that make people thrive. He is the founder of Humane Pursuits, where he writes a featured column and edits the Give channel. He started his consulting company, Narrator, to help great mission-driven organizations modernize and grow. He lives with his wife Christina and son Edmund in Colorado Springs, where they mix cocktails, hunt for historic architecture, and see how many people they can squeeze into their house for happy hour.

Funding the Arts

How do we do it effectively in a democratic society? Brian Brown Brian Brown loves building the environments, habits, and…


On Fire

Brian Brown: Thoughts as I evacuate my home and watch my city burn. Brian Brown Brian Brown loves building the…


Living Memorials

The incredible stories of how women saved Mount Vernon and Jefferson’s crazy ideas both lost and regained Monticello. Brian Brown…


Why Forms Matter

Brian Brown: Why does Washington consistently disappoint us? Why can’t you figure out what to do with your life? The…


Festivities

A downtown stroll at Christmas can lead to more than one pleasant surprise. Brian Brown Brian Brown loves building the…