Kevin hails from Issaquah, Washington. He graduated with a B.S. in chemistry from Western Washington University where he worked under the supervision of James Vyvyan investigating gold-catalyzed aromatic Claisen rearrangements. Kevin has spent the majority of his time at IU studying cross-coupling via Cu/Pd synergistic catalysis. In his free time, Kevin enjoys photography and being outside (swimming, hiking, skiing, etc.).
“You can read, right?” – Kevin Brown (to Mike Conner)