Meet the Faculty Brown, Mary

Meet the Academy Faculty

Mary BrownMary Brown
Academic Title Instructor
Department Foreign Language
Courses Latin I & II; Latin III & IV honors
Phone 610-989-1200
  • Villanova: BA in French, Latin, Philosophy (1971); MA in Classical Languages (1979)
  • Bryn Mawr College: Pre-Doctoral Graduate Work in Classical Languages (2005); Non-Profit Executive Leadership Institute Certification (2007)
  • Saint Joseph's University: Professional Certificate in Supervision and Evaluation, PA Department of Education (2011)
    Started at VFMA&C 2007
    Other Experience
  • Delaware Valley Friends School, 2008-2010
  • Lower Merion High School, 1980-2007
  • Harriton High School, 1974-1980, 1990-1996
  • Professional:Owner, KIDS FIRST SWIM SCHOOL of East Norriton,PA; Executive Director, The Classical Association of the Atlantic States; President, The Philadelphia Classical Society; Board Member: Lower Merion-Narberth Public Access TV; Founder-Director, Teen Learning Community; Education Board Member, AIDS Alive & Speak Up!; Member, International Education Sorority, Alpha Delta Kappa, Zeta Chapter; Board Member, Narberth Athletic Association; Docents Committee, Penn Museum
  • Awards Classical Society of The Academy of Rome, Classical Summer School Award Recipient, 2004; Who's Who of American High School Teachers, 1999-2006; Fritz Brennan Award For Contribution to School and Community, Lower Merion School District, 2001
    PersonalMs. Brown, who is from Wynnewood, is married and has five children and five grandchildren.
    Interests/Hobbies Yoga; Mediterranean-style cooking; freelance writing