James Brown attended Kutztown University, earning a BA in Business Administration, a BS in Secondary Education and a Masters in Secondary Education. Mr. Brown started his educational career teaching in the East Penn School District. He was a teacher at the Eyer Middle School for eight years. He then moved on to administration attending Penn State to earn his certification. He then worked in the Allentown School District and the East Penn School District as an assistant principal before coming to the Kutztown Area Middle School. Mr. Brown has been the principal at the Kutztown Area Middle School since 2007.