Force Recon Association

A non-profit fraternal veterans assocations established in 1989, the Force Recon Association has a four part mission that includes: Developing, fostering and perpetuating the ideals, camaraderie, and professional standards of current and former members of Reconnaissance communities and their antecedent and successor units of the Regular and Reserve establishments of the United States Marine Corps….

The Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey

In 2019, Mr. Brownlee was honored by receiving the Alumni Achievement Award from the Middlebury Institute of International Studies at Monterey. This graduate school is an academic community committed to preparing students for professional roles in cross-cultural, multilingual environments and is home to some of the world’s leading experts. Graduates from this institute are capable…

Marine for Life Network

The Marine For Life Network (M4L) connects transitioning Marines and their family members to education resources, employment opportunities, and other Veterans services that aid in their career and life goals outside of military service. Master Gunnery Sergeant Sean Brownlee was assigned to the Marine Corps West Coast Readiness Support Program for four years and served as…

Freemasons

Mr. Brownlee is a member of the Freemasons and is a Master Mason with Monterey Lodge No. 217. One of the oldest fraternal organizations in the world, Freemasons are a social and philanthropic organization meant to make its members lead more virtuous and socially oriented lives. Grounded in enlightenment, the organization conveys core values, religious…

Operation Freedom Paws

Operation Freedom Paws is a California non-profit that empowers veterans and individuals with disabilities to restore their freedom to live life by teaching them to train their own dogs, and certifying them as service dog teams. Through a special therapeutic canine-human relationship, all veterans and individuals with disabilities live an enriched life and engage in…

National Retail Federation – Small Business Council

The Small Business Retail Council (SBRC) represents and is responsive to the needs, concerns and interests of local shops and provides the National Retail Federation’s small business members a forum to discuss the most pressing public policy issues and priorities. As a small business retail council member, Sean Brownlee helps identify policy priorities concerning small…

Washington Retail Association

Retail supports 1 in 4 American jobs. Anyone whose job results in a consumer product – from those who supply the raw materials to factory workers to the truck drivers who deliver goods to stores – counts on retail for their livelihood. With 3.6 million stores drawing on a vast array of suppliers, retail supports…

Community Emergency Response Volunteers of the Monterey Peninsula

Since September 2013 Mr. Brownlee has volunteered with CERV (Community Emergency Response Volunteers) of the Monterey Peninsula, a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization with a mission to support CERT programs and promote PERT (Personal Emergency Response Training). In 2016 Mr. Brownlee was elected to the Board of Directors from his previous position as Advisory Board member. CERV…

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT)

Currently, Sean serves as a CERT team member and consultant to CERT and supports CERT organizations throughout Monterey County and California. The Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program educates volunteers about disaster preparedness for the hazards that may impact their area and trains them in basic disaster response skills, such as fire safety, light search…