President | Academic Professionals of California

Edie Brown

Ms. Edie Brown began her APC career in 2002 as a steward at Sonoma State University and throughout the years has taken on different positions such as Contract Enforcement Steward and Chief Steward.  Ms. Brown has also been actively involved at the state level as Chair(s) of the Education Committee and Policies and Procedure Committee, as well as member(s) of the External Relations committee and the Bargaining Team.  Ms. Brown comes to the position of President with vast experience and strong knowledge base in both our CBA and the inner workings of our union.  

Edie began her career in higher educations at Sonoma State University as an academic advisor for lower division students in 2001 until moving to the Office of the Vice President for Student Affairs in January 2020.  As the Student Affairs Programs Coordinator for the Division of Student Affairs, her responsibilities included development and implementing training and assessment programs for students and staff in Student Affairs and supported professional competencies trainings.  Edie is CSU educated, earning her BA in Psychology from SSU and her Masters of Science in Counseling, College Counseling from San Francisco State.

Edie Brown (Sonoma State University)