Charles `Charlie' Brown was born on October 9, 1964 in Lyssons, St. Thomas, Jamaica. He spent most of his high school years as a member of the Jamaica Combined Cadet Force (JCCF) and, at age 16+, he became a police cadet and, at age 18, he enlisted in the Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) prior to him migrating to the United States where he spent a total of nineteen years, altogether.
He is a veteran of the U.S. Army with a honourable discharge, and a 'service-connected' injury that he received while serving on active duty. After studying computer science at the South Florida State College (SFSC), where he obtained an associate in arts & applied science degree in computer programming & analysis, he worked for several government agencies as a LAN/WAN engineer, apple certified desktop technician (ACDT), and a help desk administrator.
After further studies, he became a certified network administrator (CNA), certified computer service technician (CST), and a certified electronics technician (CET). After the passing of the US- Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act (IIRIRA of 1996) on September 30, 1996, he was deported to Jamaica on two divisive U.S.-immigration issues after spending forty months in U.S. confinement, all together.
Charlie Brown is pursuing a tertiary degree program of studies that will matriculate in a Bachelor in Education (B.Ed.) in Business & Computer Studies with a concentration in computing with accounting at the University of Technology, Jamaica. And is one of the founding fathers of the National Organization of Deported Migrants (NODM). He is the father of one Jamaican-born and three American-born children. He carry-out volunteer duties at several agencies in Jamaica, where he currently live. To contact the author, he can be reached at email: firstname.lastname@example.org