THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release November 18,
PRESIDENT CLINTON NAMES LARRY LYNN BROWN, SR., AS A MEMBER OF THE BOARD OF
GOVERNORS OF THE UNITED STATES SERVICE ORGANIZATIONS
The President today announced his intent to appoint Larry L. "Butch"
Brown, Sr., as a member of the Board of Governors of the United Service
Mr. Larry L. Brown, of Natchez, Mississippi, is the President and
owner of a wholesale hardwood lumber company with both domestic and
international clients. He also owns Riverside Central Services, Inc., and
Edinburg Trading Company. Mr. Brown was the Mayor of Natchez, Mississippi
from 1992-2000. He received the Governor?s Golden Glove Award, Mississippi
Volunteer of the Year Laureate, Inc. Magazine?s 500 Award, and "Outstanding
Achievement Award in the 1997 City Livability Awards Program" by the U.S.
Conferences of Mayors and Waste Management.
Mr. Brown received a B.S. in Management & Marketing from the
University of Southern Mississippi.
The United Service Organizations Inc., (USO) is a voluntary civilian
organization created to serve a variety of needs of the members of the
armed forces and their families, and to contribute to the maintenance of
military morale. The USO's Board of Governors are responsible for
overseeing the staff?s management of the USO's affairs and its property.