Richard Brown MBE
Richard C Brown MBE was diagnosed with Friedreich’s Ataxia in 1991 and has been a Trustee of Ataxia UK since 2013. He has an Honours Degree in Modern History and took early retirement after a successful career in Local Government. He worked throughout Oxfordshire and the West Midlands, specialising in access, equality and diversity, and housing management. In December 2020 He was awarded an MBE for services to disabled people and to his community.
An Ataxia UK Ambassador since 2018, Richard has taken part in many fundraising and awareness events and projects with Ataxia UK, including a series of videos (which you can view on our YouTube channel) and a skydive!
His independent award-winning blog is at www.worldaccordingtome.blog