E. Joe Brown
E. Joe Brown is an award-winning author of short stories, and memoir. His current projects include a series of historical fiction novels set in his native Oklahoma. Publication of the first book in the series is scheduled for August 2022. His novella, Mickey and Me, about meeting his hero, Mickey Mantle, is now featured in the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Joe currently serves as President of New Mexico Westerners, Vice President of Southwest Writers, and is a member of Western Writers of America and Military Writers Society of America.
He supports his love of music and performance through an active membership in the International Western Music Association. He served on the organization’s board of directors for three years. In 2013, Governor Susanna Martinez appointed him a New Mexico Music Commissioner.