Tajma Brown is a sports business professional who currently works for the Middle Atlantic Professional Golfers Association of America as their inaugural PGA WORKS Fellow. PGA WORKS is a part of PGA REACH, the charitable foundation of the PGA of America. As a fellow, Brown works with the junior golf department coordinating tournaments and assisting in communication (i.e. press releases and social media) efforts for the office. Aside from the PGA, Brown has also worked for the NBA, Minor League Baseball, and a Division I athletic department.
Aside from her roles in the sports industry, Brown is an avid reader and new writer. Her debut book Meant to be Broken was published on Amazon in August of 2017. She is a firm believer in the importance of reading and has organized book drives to get books to those who cannot easily access them on their own.
Brown graduated from Hampton University in 2016 where she acquired a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Management and from West Virginia University in 2017 where she acquired a Master’s degree in Sport Management.
Episode | May 15th, 2018 | Season 3 | 21 mins 20 secs
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Host Colin Weston recaps the best from each of our twelve Season 3 guests, along with a preview of Season 4 which will premiere on May 29.
Episode | April 3rd, 2018 | Season 3 | 33 mins 43 secs
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This week’s episode features two guests from PGA WORKS, Fellowship intern Tajma Brown and Program Specialist Rachel Mabee. PGA WORKS is a part of PGA REACH, the charitable foundation of the PGA of America. We talk about how The PGA WORKS Fellowship aspires to be a unique opportunity for recent college graduates from diverse backgrounds to acquire valuable experience in the golf industry.