MMHMF Scholarship Recipient
DWIGHT R. BROWN, JR.
1999 MMHMF Scholarship Recipient
Dwight Brown Jr. the 1999 recipient of the MMHMF scholarship award, is the son of Rev. Dwight Brown, Sr., and is a member of Brown Grove Baptist Church. He was an honor graduate of Matoaca High in 1999 and is now pursuing a career in Accounting at James Madison University in Harrisonburg. He is a four-year summer intern with the InRoads program sponsored by Austin and Associates (formally ABB).
Dwight is now a second semester junior, majoring in accounting at JMU. He has been actively involved in a number of campus activities, including the Tau Kappa Fraternity. Dwight also works part time.
This past May was a very busy month for Dwight. He earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in English, minor in Secondary Education, JMU in May. Seven days later, Dwight married Michelle Huey at Pocahontas State Park in front of family and friends. He began graduate school at JMU and is working on his Master of Arts Degree in Education. Dwight expects to complete the coursework this year and graduate in May of 2013.