Director At-Large

James D. Brown
  • Appointed to serve on CUWCD Board – March, 2023
  • 2013 – Present: Retired; formed J. D. Brown Consulting, LLC
  • 1977 – 2013: Exxon Mobil Corporation


  • USA: Wyoming, Illinois, Texas
  • International: Colombia, Belgium, Argentina


  • Hydrology
  • Mining Geology
  • Quality Control
  • Environmental/Operations Integrity
  • Marketing Manager
  • Joint Venture Executive & Boards



  • Hydrology Advisor – Texans for Responsible Aggregate Mining
  • President – Hidden Springs (Salado) Architectural Control Committee
  • After a career involving a lot of travel, Jim’s primary retirement focus is family. His daughters live in Salado and Houston; he and his wife have six wonderful grandchildren
  • Jim strongly supports CUWCD’s emphasis on science-based decision-making which balances protection and development of Bell County’s groundwater resources