Brown reelected to state association board

AUSTIN Steve Brown of Ector County ISD has been reelected to a three-year term on the Texas Association of School Boards Board of Directors, representing TASB Region 18.

The election was held during the Association’s 2021 Delegate Assembly on Sept. 25 in Dallas.

A native of Odessa, Brown dedicated 35 years to Ector County ISD as a teacher and administrator. After retiring from the district in 2011, he continued to serve the district by running for the ECISD Board of Trustees. He is currently in his third term as a trustee and is serving as the board vice president.

He has completed the Leadership TASB program and is a Master Trustee. Brown has been actively involved in education and community organizations, including the United Way of Odessa, West Texas Educators Credit Union, Texas Association of Secondary Principals, Greater Opportunities of the Permian Basin Head Start, and Medical Center Hospital Advisory Board.

Currently, Brown is a trustee on the TASB Risk Management Fund Board.

He received his doctorate in education administration, master of education in guidance and counseling, and bachelor’s in political science from Texas Tech University. He also earned a master of education in education administration from Sul Ross State University.
TASB is a nonprofit association established in 1949 to serve local Texas school boards.

School board members are the largest group of publicly elected officials in the state. The districts they represent serve more than 5.4 million public school students. For more information on TASB, visit