About BrownFlynn

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Our Team & Governance


BrownFlynn comprises highly talented consultant team members with experience in corporate responsibility, sustainability strategy and execution, stakeholder engagement, finance, organizational development and marketing communications. Barb Brown and Margie Flynn, our principals and co-owners, provide leadership to the team and offer strategic counsel and direction to clients. To see full biographies of the BrownFlynn team members, click here.

BrownFlynn also works with a Senior Advisory Team of individuals outside the organization. Our Senior Advisory Team members provide the Firm and clients with expertise that is complementary to BrownFlynn’s palette of service offerings.


Recognizing that no two clients are alike, we strive to match client needs with the most creative, effective and efficient resources. We have established relationships with a variety of technical and creative experts – from lawyers and engineers to designers and multimedia producers – that allow BrownFlynn to leverage our expertise while delivering on specific client needs. To see a sampling of our partner organizations, click here.


BrownFlynn’s co-owners and principals, Barb Brown and Margie Flynn, guide and approve all final decisions in the consulting and communications division of the Firm. Our Director of Learning reports to BrownFlynn’s principals, but is primarily responsible for daily decision-making regarding the operations of our training division—BrownFlynn Learning. In 2010, a Director of Operations was hired to help implement efficiencies and oversee day-to-day operations at BrownFlynn. All staff members report to the DOO including the office manager, senior consultants, associate consultants, executive assistants, our research analyst and any short- or long-term interns.

Advisory Board

For more than a decade, BrownFlynn has benefited from counsel and specific expertise from its Advisory Board. The Board is designed to give non-binding advice to BrownFlynn and possesses no fiduciary or legal responsibilities to the Firm. The Board serves two primary purposes:

For a complete list of Advisory Board members, click here.