Laini Brown


Laini Brown, originally from New York City, relocated to Nashville in 1996. In 2000 she enrolled at Tennessee State University as a full time student majoring in Mass Communications.  While at TSU Brown was the director of TSU News.


In 2004 Brown graduated from TSU with a B.S. degree in Mass communications, and began searching for a career that was in line with her degree.  In 2005 Brown was hired by Hachette Book Group in the publicity department where she continues to work today assisting various high profile authors gain media exposure.  In 2013 Brown graduated from Lipscomb University’s Andrews Institute for Civic Leadership with her master’s degree.  Currently Brown sits on the Board of the Young Leaders Council and The Global Education Center.


Brown attends Mt. Zion Baptist Church where she is active in the Media Ministry. Brown is the mother of Kia Noelle who a graduate of the University of Memphis and Taylor William who is attending Tennessee State University.