Brown, founding director of Miami Beach Gay Pride, last year served as executive director of the Miami Beach Botanical Garden. She recently joined Equality Florida as its Miami-Dade County development director.
This is the tribute video played at the Sapphire Gala dinner, featuring speakers Thea Sommers, Michael Bath and Liebe Gadinsky. Video by Bonnelly Films.
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Other 2015 Chamber honorees: Miami Beach Mayor Philip Levine (Morgan Stanley Bob Balsam Civic Achievement Award), Decobike (Business of the Year) and the Adrienne Arsht Center (Regions Bank Non-Profit of the Year).
The dinner was held at 1 Hotel & Homes South Beach.
Click here to view a Facebook album from the dinner.