David Brown

Resident Faculty

Biography

Dave believes in the words of Plato, “You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.” He and his wife Susan and their four children live in Scottsdale. Dave commutes to campus each day on his bicycle.

Currently, Dave is a faculty member at Scottsdale Community College and serves as Program Director for the Recreation Management Program. He is also the advisor to the Outdoor Adventure Club. Previous to SCC, Dave was Director of Campus Recreation and an Outdoor Education Instructor at Salisbury University in Maryland. Dave has a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Recreation Management and Doctor of Philosophy degree from the University of Maryland, College Park. Dave is certified in; Gerontology, Wilderness Medical Associates Advanced First Aid, American Red Cross Canoe/Kayaking & Sailing, and is a Leave No Trace Master Teacher.

Courses

Course # Class Section Semester Course Title Course Syllabus
ENH206 35627 Fall 2021 Nature & Envirnmntl Lit
ENH206 35628 Fall 2021 Nature & Envirnmntl Lit
REC120 20459 Fall 2021 Leisure & the Quality of Life
REC120 21380 Fall 2021 Leisure & the Quality of Life
REC120 35689 Fall 2021 Leisure & the Quality of Life
REC150AB 35688 Fall 2021 Outdoor Adventure Skills
REC282AA 20463 Fall 2021 Vol Rec:Serv Lrning Exp
REC282AB 35690 Fall 2021 Vol Rec:Serv Lrning Exp
REC282AC 35691 Fall 2021 Vol Rec:Serv Lrning Exp
REC155AG 21309 Fall 2021 Hiking
David Brown
Contact 480/423-6617
Location Physical Education 148
Office Hours During the pandemic, my office hours are Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10am - 12:30pm. Please call my office phone and/or email me and I will get back to you within the hour! Of course you can call or email anytime and I will return your call and respond to your email within 3 school days or less.