Event Types

Assistant Professor of Professional

Jean Marie Brown teaches reporting and coaches student journalists at Texas Christian University’s School of Journalism. A former newspaper executive, Brown spent most of her career working for Knight Ridder, and later McClatchy newspapers.M.S., Texas Christian University
B.S., Northwestern University

Her management career included time as a deputy features editor, city editor, assistant managing editor and managing editor. At one time, she directed local news coverage for the Arlington edition of the Star-Telegram, as well as the Northeast edition. Her strengths as an editor were line editing, story idea generation and staff development. She held management positions at the Star-Telegram and The Charlotte Observer.

As a reporter, she excelled at covering government and public policy. She began her career in the Chicago Bureau of The Wall Street Journal where she covered agriculture, financial futures, and U.S. farm policy.

She also worked at her hometown newspaper, The Post-Tribune, in Gary, Ind. While there, she co-authored an award-winning series that examined the effects of racial segregation on Northwest Indiana, which at the time was considered one of the 10 most segregated regions of the country.

She covered city government for The Charlotte Observer, and also followed the South Carolina delegation at the 1992 Republican National Convention.

Brown earned her bachelor’s degree from Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. Her master’s degree is from Texas Christian University. Her thesis focused on the Fault Lines of coverage as outlined by the late Robert C. Maynard. She taught diversity in newsrooms across the country for nearly a decade. She has also taught leadership at the Poynter Institute.

Jean Marie Brown
Sep 13, 2017
Sep 19, 2017
4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Sep 19, 2017
5:30 PM – 6:30 PM
Willie Pile
Sep 20, 2017
Sep 20, 2017
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Bruce Glasscock
Sep 27, 2017
Sep 30, 2017
9:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Amy Medford
Oct 11, 2017
Oct 16, 2017
5:00 PM – 7:00 PM
Cheryl Brasuell
Oct 18, 2017
John Roach
Oct 25, 2017
Mano Mahadeva
Nov 01, 2017
Sandra Forster
Nov 08, 2017
Nov 11, 2017
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Meeting Cancelled
Nov 22, 2017
Meeting Cancelled
Nov 22, 2017
Meeting ReScheduled for Christmas Party
Dec 06, 2017
Barry Whitewater
Dec 13, 2017
Meeting Cancelled
Dec 27, 2017

Justin Lee is a Dallas-based litigator and aviation lawyer.  He has experience handling a variety of business litigation matters, including partnership disputes and breach of contract claims.  As an aviation lawyer, Justin has represented large airlines, aviation insurers, fixed-base operators, and pilots. 

Prior to joining Jackson Walker, Justin was a helicopter pilot in the United States Army and logged 1,500 flight hours, including over 600 hours of combat time.  He was deployed twice to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom, and to Pakistan for humanitarian relief operations.  Justin is rated in the Bell 206 helicopter and was an instructor pilot in the Boeing CH-47 “Chinook” helicopter.

Justin Lee
Jan 03, 2018
Mano Mahadeva
Jan 10, 2018
John Chidester
Jan 17, 2018
Jan 20, 2018
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Shannon White and Jesse Hernandez
Jan 24, 2018
Plano Metro's CCCCD Scholarship Winners
Jan 31, 2018
4 Way Speech Contest
Feb 07, 2018
Collin County Candidates
Feb 14, 2018
Greg McKinney
Feb 21, 2018
Meeting Cancelled
Mar 07, 2018