Matthew Brown was appointed as a principal member and chairman of the Board in 2015. Mr. Brown is the Director of the Office of Budget and Finance of the District of Columbia. Prior to his current position, Mr. Brown served as Director, Department of Transportation and as the Deputy Director for Resource Allocation for the District's Department of Transportation, in addition to a variety of public sector management and budget positions for several large municipal government entities. Mr. Brown also has significant private sector experience as a result of his tenure with Pubic Financial Management, Inc.
Mr. Brown holds a B.A. in Political Science from Texas Wesleyan University, and an M.P.A. in Budget and Public Finance from the George Washington University.