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Pamela A. Brown

Organizational Effectiveness Team Member

Pamela A. Brown is the Director of HR’s Organizational Effectiveness Team (OET), a position she assumed in September, 2002.  In that role she oversees training and organizational development activities in both the university and the medical center.  She has 30 years of professional work experience in the university setting.  In addition to 15 years as a training director, she has extensive experience in adult education, curriculum development, career development and counseling.  Her expertise in these areas has resulted in the creation and implementation of leadership development programs as well as the introduction of Individual Development Plans for staff. 

Her training and facilitation experience focuses on conflict resolution and communication, especially as it relates to leaders and teams.  She is a member of the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD) and College and University Professional Association for Human Resources (CUPA-HR).  She is a graduate of the HERS Institute for Women in Higher Education. 

Pam came to Vanderbilt from the University of Vermont, where she was on the faculty and was Director of University Training and Development.  She began her career at UCLA as a counselor in the College of Letters and Science.

Pam has a B.A. in English from the University of California, Los Angeles and a M.S. in Counseling from California State University, San Diego.

Contact Pam by email or phone at 343-1291.


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