Christopher Brown

Director of Community Centers, City of Chattanooga

Chris Brown is an outgoing professional specializing in city government administration for the past 15 years. He also provides advisory services to local government agencies and programming entities for the greater Chattanooga area. In 2014, Mr. Brown was appointed as Executive Assistant to the Administrator for the City of Chattanooga Department of Youth and Family Development. He oversaw the day-to-day operations of the administrative office that provided strategic planning for youth and family sustainability. During his tenure, Mr. Brown has developed an array of progressive approaches to enhance departmental personnel in innovative technology and financial accountability. In 2017, Chris was promoted to Management and Budget Analyst with the City of Chattanooga Department of Finance and Administration. He oversaw the preparation of the city-wide budget, monitoring and oversight of department budgets and expenditures as well as compliance with rules and regulations. In 2022, Mr. Brown was appointed, Director of Community Centers for the Department of Community Development. Under his leadership, he provides strategic direction and oversight of the City’s community centers.