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Board of Trustees

University of Wyoming

Kermit Brown

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 817
Laramie, WY 82073

Shipping Address:
163 North 4th Street
Laramie, WY 82072

Phone: (307) 745-7358


Spouse: Margaret

Appointed 2017; term expires 2023; Republican;

Treasurer of the Board (2020), Previously Secretary of the Board (2018-2020).

Bio:  B.S., Animal Husbandry, UW, 1965; Business Administration, UW, 1966; J.D., UW, 1973. Partner at Brown & Hiser LLC, specializing in business, real estate, probate, agricultural law, as well as estate planning. Former Republican member of the Wyoming House of Representatives. Speaker of the House in 2015, House Majority Floor Leader in 2013 and President of the Wyoming State Bar in 1994 and 1995. Serves on the Western States Bank Board of Directors. In addition to his career as an attorney, Kermit is a commercial pilot and was a flight instructor for many years. Kermit graduated from the University of Wyoming in 1965 with a BS in Animal Husbandry, and in 1966 with a degree in Business Administration. He spent four years in the Navy attaining the rank of lieutenant before returning to UW, where he earned his JD in 1973. Kermit’s wife, Margaret Brown, is also a UW alum. She earned a BA in Social Studies in 1966 and an MPA in 1994. Margaret served as Wyoming State Representative for Carbon County from 1983 to 1986 and retired from UW as Director of Development at the Law Dean’s Office.
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Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-4121

1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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