Kevin Y. Brown
Kevin Y. Brown is a Top 100 AALBC.com Bestselling Author Making Our List 5 Times
Kevin Y. Brown brings his audience members high energy, authentic presentations that provide tangible takeaways to engage them in creating the results and life that they desire. Born to a young drug addicted mother, Kevin entered the California Foster Care system at the age of one where he remained until emancipating at the age of 18. Despite his early encounters with adversity, he excelled academically and graduated from college debt-free, and with honors in both Fashion Design and Business Supply Chain Management.
Formerly a host for MTV Networks and a marketer in New York City’s high-paced fashion industry, today Kevin is the CEO of cutting edge empowerment company Legacy Thinking Labs and founder of DEBT- FREE College Academy, which was inspired by his book “10 Ways Anyone Can Graduate From College DEBT-FREE.”
Kevin has spoken on 3 different continents and has been highlighted in various media outlets including Ebony Magazine, Foster Focus Magazine and the historic Amsterdam News. Most recently, he was the opening keynote speaker at the International Foster Care Organizations Conference in Sydney, Australia.
Kevin lives in New York City, is an active member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. and loves to salsa dance.
Founder of African-American Literature Book Club On Supporting Our Works
Troy Johnson founded the African American Literature Book Club (AALBC) in 1998 to nurture the love of reading African American books amongst African American readers. He’s certainly made a lot of headway. It’s now one of the most popular websites of its kind online. The Atanta Post correspondent Kevin Y.Brown sat down with Johnson to discuss the success and the impact of his website and organization.
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