Byron Brownlee is 2019 graduate of Southeast Missouri State with a bachelor's degree in general studies and a minor in Social Work. He is a first-generation college graduate who is a native to the St. Louis City area where he attended Gateway STEM High School. Byron had various leadership roles while in college including being the Vice President of Black Student Union, an active participant in the TRIO community, and becoming a member of the National Society of Leadership and Success. Bryon is excited to help encourage the youth during his time with MCAC. After serving with MCAC, Byron plans on furthering his education in public administration."