Pat Brown is a 1978 graduate of the University of Louisville with a degree in electrical engineering technology. With a background as a musician, sound technician, retail music store owner, contractor, and consultant, he is familiar with the many aspects of audio. He served as an associate instructor to audio legend and SynAudCon founder, Don Davis. Brown along with his wife, Brenda, own and operate SynAudCon and have been providing training for the audio industry since 1996.
As the main instructor for SynAudCon, he is able to share his knowledge of in an easy-to-understand manner. He writes articles for several publications. He authored three chapters for Glen Ballou’s Handbook for Sound Engineers and is co-author of Sound System Engineering 4th Edition. He was chosen as NSCA Educator of the Year in 2005 and NSCA Mover and Shaker Award in 2011 and Peter Barnett Award in 2012.