Dr. Barbara Brown

Dr. Barbara Brown
Louise H. and David S. Ingalls Foundation
United States


Dr. Barbara Brown (elected in 1993) is the Secretary of the board. She is currently President of Louise H. and David S. Ingalls Foundation. Previously, Dr. Brown was assistant professor of anatomy in orthopedic surgery at the Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine where she taught human gross anatomy. 

She received her BA from Connecticut College and her MA and PhD from Kent State University. She also taught human gross anatomy at The Johns Hopkins University and Ohio University and was a postdoctoral associate in the Department of Anthropology at Yale University. Dr. Brown’s specialty is human origins research. She has been involved in paleontological fieldwork in Ethiopia, Kenya, and Pakistan for over two decades.