Dr. Cynthia Williams Brown
Dr. Cynthia Williams Brown
Title: Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR)
Phone: (336) 750-2587
Email: williamsc@wssu.edu
Year: 17th
Hometown: Moncks Corner, S.C.
Previous College Academic Achievements: Shaw University (B.S. '81), North Carolina Central University (M.S. '88), University of South Carolina (Ph.D. ’98)

Cynthia Williams Brown is in her 10th year serving as the Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR). In addition to her duties as FAR, Cynthia Williams Brown, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor of Physical Education at Winston-Salem State University.  She is currently the Chair of the Health, Physical Education and Sport Studies.

Dr. Brown received her undergraduate degree in physical education from Shaw University in Raleigh, N.C.  She then went on to receive her Master’s degree in physical education from North Carolina Central University in Durham, N.C. In 1998, Dr. Brown completed the requirements for her Ph.D. degree in Physical Education-Pedagogy from the University of South Carolina in Columbia, S.C. Dr. Brown designs and conducts physical activity intervention for children, youth and adults. 

Dr. Brown, a former high school physical education teacher and coach, became a member of the faculty at Winston-Salem State University in 1998. Dr. Brown is a member of the Faculty Athletics Representative Association (FARA) Executive Board, serving as one of the Division II representative. In addition, she serves on numerous university committees, is active in professional organizations and is involved in work with the community.