Allen F. Brown, CFE, CPA
Former Assistant Legislative Auditor
Allen Brown is a graduate of the University of Louisiana at Monroe and is a CPA and CFE. Brown, now retired, was assistant legislative auditor for the Louisiana Legislative Auditor’s Office. In this position, he oversaw investigations and matters related to local government audits and issues. Brown spent 21 years with the Legislative Auditor’s Office and has participated in more than 250 investigative audits. Results of these audits included felony convictions of four sheriffs, three of whom went to prison. As a result of an investigative audit of the Department of Elections, the statewide elected commissioner of elections was also convicted of felony charges and sentenced to prison, and more than 25 others were indicted and convicted, including vendors from New Jersey, Florida and Alabama. Subsequent to this project, the department was eliminated by the state legislature.