Morgan Brown


  • Deputy Director, Individual Resilience Initiative

Morgan Brown is deputy director for the Individual Resilience Initiative of the Adrienne Arsht–Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center at the Atlantic Council.  In this role he leads strategy and development of the center’s work on individual resilience.  He joined Arsht-Rock in 2021.  

Brown is the former senior international program consultant for Harvard University, where he worked with faculty, staff, and students to expand the global teaching and research mission of the university in over 150 countries.  Previously, he worked on the humanitarian response team at Oxfam America, responding to natural disasters around the globe including the 2010 earthquake and cholera outbreak in Haiti and the drought in the Horn of Africa from 2011-12.  He has lived and worked in Europe, Asia, Africa, Latin America, and Australia.  His background includes non-profit consulting, business development, political campaigns, and construction and he is a former professional athlete, executive, and coach. 

Brown holds a bachelor’s degree in anthropology from Harvard College, where he was a Michael Rockefeller Fellow and Francis Burr Scholar, and a master’s degree in Public Administration from the Harvard Kennedy School, where he was a Lucius Littauer Fellow and where he remains a non-resident fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.