LaVonne L. Brown
Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
LaVonne has been involved in the marketing and communications industry since 1998. Prior to joining Savant, she was a recognized senior level marketing and communications leader in the region’s tourism, hospitality and non-profit industry. She earned a bachelor of science degree in communications from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and a master of science degree in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University. She is a Financial Paraplanner Qualified Professional™ (FPQP™), a Certified Culture Revolutionary from Zappos Insights, and a graduate of the Disney Institute Approach to Quality Service.
LaVonne is currently a member of the Rockford Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and co-chair of the Rockford Chamber Business Women’s Council. She was recognized as one of Rockford’s inaugural “40 Leaders Under 40” by the Rockford Chamber and was presented a Rockton Shining Star Award for her commitment to beautifying her community. LaVonne and her husband Jeremy have two sons, Ethan and Isaac. With one son in college and the other an active duty United States Air Force member, they make every minute of family time count. LaVonne and her family enjoy the outdoors, especially hiking, swimming, and biking. They also enjoy long walks with their beloved dog Thor.