Francisco Brown, Director of Communications
Francisco “Pancho” Brown is a communication and architectural designer with thirteen years of experience in humanitarian and commercial architecture, journalism, and research. At Sage and Coombe, he leads communications and marketing efforts, including new business proposals, press management, and social media. As an extension of his professional work, Pancho is a member of the Steering Committee at US Architects Declare and the New Museum's New Inc incubator.
Recently selected as a fellow by the New Museum’s Ideas City and the Latin Leadership Center at the Harvard Kennedy School. Prior to joining Sage and Coombe, Pancho worked as an architectural designer for Workshop/APD and as an international architect for the United Nations in Afghanistan. Originally from Nicaragua, he holds a Master's in Design Studies from the Harvard Graduate School of Design and a Master's in Architecture from the Center for Architecture, Science and Ecology (CASE) at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He has served on design juries at Yale University, CUNY, Boston College, Wentworth Institute of Technology, and the Michael Graves School of Architecture.