News… From State Representative Maurice A. West II
April 26, 2019
ROCKFORD, Ill. – Martesha Brown will serve on the Illinois Capital Development Board. Brown currently serves as the director of advancement of the Rockford Area Convention & Visitors Bureau where she manages fundraising, advocacy and public affairs. From late 2016 to early 2019, she worked in the banking industry, as regional community development relationship manager of Midland States Bank and community outreach officer of Alpine Bank. Previously, she spent four years at the Rockford Park District as customer service/food & beverage manager and operations manager of ice facilities. Brown served on the boards of the Harkins Community Memorial Fund, Stateline Youth for Christ and Keeping Families and Communities Together. The Rockford resident received her Master of Business Administration from Rockford University and her Bachelor of Arts from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.