Age: 59

Family: Wife, Alfreda; two children, Tremayne and Donell

Residence: Hollywood

Occupation: Owner of Brown's Barber and Beauty Supply; retired submarine electrical system inspector; state representative for District 116, 2000-present; chairman, Economic Development Committee, town of Hollywood, 1995-99; Hollywood town councilman, 1993-99; Planning and Zoning Commission, town of Hollywood, 1990-93

Education: Charleston Southern University Entrepreneur Program, 1995; Barber College of Charleston, 1979

Website: More information available at www.scstate house.gov

Contact: business, 889-6440; home, 889-8835; e-mail, brlbrown@aol.com