Yvette McGee Brown biography

Yvette McGee Brown

Judge, Politician

1960 –

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Who is Yvette McGee Brown?

Yvette McGee Brown became the first African-American female justice on the Ohio Supreme Court when she took office on January 1, 2011. She was the founding president of the Center for Child and Family Advocacy at Nationwide Children's Hospital, and was a judge of the Franklin County Court of Common Pleas.

Brown serves on the boards of Ohio University, The Ohio State University, the Columbus Academy and the Community Shelter Board. She currently serves on the boards of M/I Homes, Inc. and Fifth Third Bank of Central Ohio.

In 2008, Brown was inducted into the Ohio Women's Hall of Fame. She is noted for a number of community service awards, public service, and her dedication to child and family protection.

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Born
1960
Columbus
Ethnicity
  • African American
Profession
Education
  • Moritz College of Law
  • Ohio University
  • Ohio State University
  • Juris Doctor

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on July 23, 2013

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