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MEET THE FELLOW: PHILIP BROWN

The Monument Team would not be complete if it was not for our awesome Fellows Program. Former fellows have gone on to work for the Administration, think tanks, Members of Congress, law firms, and more. Our fellows serve an important role as contributors to our work here in the government relations, communications, and public affairs space.

NAME: PHILIP BROWN
HOMETOWN: CONNECTICUT
COLLEGE: VASSAR COLLEGE, CLASS OF 2018
DEGREE PURSUING : B.A. IN POLITICAL SCIENCE

What got you interested in politics?

I think that my high school class on American Government and Politics, which had a wonderful teacher, sparked my interest in politics the most.

What is your favorite Monument in Washington D.C.? 

The Lincoln Memorial.

If you could witness any historical event, what would you want to see?

I would love to have witnessed the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, which my late grandfather attended.

If you could check one thing off your bucket list what would it be?

To learn and become fluent in another language.

What is your favorite quote?

“The best argument against Democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter” –Winston Churchill