President

Mary Anne King serves as the Laura Crandall Brown Foundation’s Executive Director, bringing more than 10 years of fundraising and nonprofit management experience to the position.

Before joining LCBF in 2014, Mary Anne successfully led the development efforts for Kid One Transport and AIDS Alabama, where she began her nonprofit career in 2007. In 2018 Mary Anne was elected Secretary of the Alabama Comprehensive Cancer Control Coalition’s Executive Committee and was appointed to the Alabama Study Commission on Gynecologic Cancers (established by the Alabama Legislature) by Governor Kay Ivey.

Mary Anne is a double graduate of the University of Alabama at Birmingham, where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies in 2003 and a Master of Public Administration in Nonprofit Management in 2010. She enjoys spending time with her family (husband Brandon, daughter Olivia, son Max, and two dogs – Zoe and Comet), supporting the UAB Blazers, and volunteering for her favorite causes, including the Junior League of Birmingham.