"Literally hundreds of staff, from all backgrounds and walks of life, came through his office. He gave us permission to soar and succeed. His legacy is one of the richest in all of public service."

Cheryl Mendonsa, Brown aide and news producer, who while on staff helped orchestrate broadcasts of the Emmy-award-winning ABC series "Capital to Capital" linking Russian and American political leaders in live, on-air debate

"Literally hundreds of staff, from all backgrounds and walks of life, came through his office. He gave us permission to soar and succeed. His legacy is one of the richest in all of public service."

"Literally hundreds of staff, from all backgrounds and walks of life, came through his office. He gave us permission to soar and succeed. His legacy is one of the richest in all of public service."