SHIRLEY BROWN, currently First Vice-Chair, is a life-long resident of the Town of Colonie.  She has been a member of the Colonie Democratic Committee for over 35 years. Shirley has been active in – and successfully  managed – many political campaigns for legislators from Colonie.

SHIRLEY is a graduate of Vincentian Institute and Albany Business College. She also had two years independent Spanish language studies at SUNY Albany.

Shirley has two sons and two grandsons.