Maureen Brown serves as BNC’s director of finance and human resources. Prior to joining BNC’s executive team, Maureen served as the president of Top Notch Presentations (TNP), a private consulting ﬁrm she founded that works with businesses and individuals to prepare ﬁnancial analysis and modeling to move a company’s strategic vision forward. Before forming TNP, Maureen served as the chief operating ofﬁcer of the WNBA Atlanta Dream. In this role, Maureen oversaw the Dream’s Finance & Administration department and was responsible for ﬁnancial reporting, accounting, strategic analysis, human resources and IT. She also assisted with the preparation and delivery of sponsorship sales pitches.
Before joining the Dream, Maureen served as the director of financial planning and analysis for the NFL’s Jacksonville Jaguars. Her responsibilities included creating a new department with the capacity to deliver timely, accurate, clear, and complete ﬁnancial information to all Jacksonville Jaguars departments, senior management and ownership. Preceding her time with the Jaguars, Maureen had a long tenure of services at the WNBA and NBA League ofﬁces in a variety of roles, including WNBA chief financial ofﬁcer; NBA ﬁnancial analyst; and NBA consultant.
Maureen also played an integral role in advising potential league investors throughout the process of launching expansion franchises and preparing the NBA’s bi-annual ﬁnancial report to league owners. Many of Maureen’s consulting and analytical skills were developed and honed during her time with the boutique consulting firm Creative Consulting Managing Group based in Cleveland, OH. Maureen received a Bachelor’s degree in Economics-Philosophy from Columbia University.