Benjy Brown serves as a Board Member of the Alan T Brown Foundation. The Foundation was established when Benjy’s son, Alan, then 20, suffered a spinal cord injury that left him paralyzed from the chest down. Benjy oversees the inner-workings of the Foundation as its Chief Operating Officer. He and his wife, Fran, have demonstrated that even when major obstacles confront a family; it is possible to move forward with patience, time and a strong support system. For over 24 years Benjy and Fran have networked locally and internationally to help the spinally injured across the miles encouraging them to learn and rely on the Foundation in the face of adversity. Benjy is the Business Manager of the Ramaz School on the Upper East Side of New York City.