Kathleen Brown MBE was one of the first women priests in the Church of Ireland. She was ordained in St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast.
In 2000 she was made a Canon of St Anne’s Cathedral, Belfast.
Brown retired from full-time ministry in 2007. She is currently pastoral minister to the widows of clergy in the Diocese of Connor,
Brown received the Member of the Order of the British Empire (MBE) for services to the community in Northern Ireland in the Queen’s Birthday Honours 2007. She had gained a Bachelor of Divinity (BD) and a Bachelor of Theology (BTh).