The Rev. Jan Brown

Saturday, September 29, 2018
8:30–10 AM
“The New Face of Recovery”

The Rev. Jan M. Brown is the Founding/Executive Director of SpiritWorks Foundation Center for the Soul, a community recovery organization located in Williamsburg, VA. The Rev. Brown is an ordained Deacon in the Episcopal Church, presently serving at Bruton Parish Church in Williamsburg, VA. She graduated from the College of William and Mary with a BA in Psychology, is certified as a Master Recovery Life Coach and is currently an international scholar in the International Programme on Addiction Studies. The Rev. Brown will receive her Master of Addiction Science Degree in 2018 through a specialized program with King’s College in London, the University of Adelaide and Virginia Commonwealth University. She is also an Addictions Educator and sought after speaker on topics of addiction, recovery ministries and recovery management. The Rev. Brown serves as Vice President on the Board of Recovery Ministries of the Episcopal Church, the Board of Faces and Voices of Recovery, the SAMHSA BRSS-TACS Steering Committee and co-chairs the Addictions and Recovery Commission for the Diocese of Southern Virginia. In 2014 she was appointed by the Governor of Virginia to serve on the Governor’s Task Force on Prescription Drug and Heroin Abuse. In 2015 the Rev. Brown was appointed by the Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church to serve on the Commission on Impairment and Leadership. In 2016, the Rev. Brown became a consultant for the Navajoland Area Mission working on issues of healing, recovery and wholeness with the DinĂ©.
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