Stuart Brown




JD, Harvard Law School; BA, Yale College

Stuart Brown

Mr. Stuart Brown is a Trustee and Treasurer of the Naomi & Nehemiah Cohen Foundation, where he directs its philanthropic activities dealing with Israel and the American Jewish community.  He also serves as Chair of American Friends of Hand in Hand: Center for Jewish-Arab Education in Israel, and as a member of the Taub Center Board.


Prior to focusing full-time on his philanthropic activities, Mr. Brown had a 25-year career as an attorney specializing in federal taxation.  He completed his legal career by serving as Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service during the Clinton Administration (1994-2001).  He had previously served as Deputy Chief of Staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation of the US Congress and as a partner in a Washington, DC law firm.  He received his BA from Yale College and his JD from Harvard Law School.