Bro. Donald was born in Jackson, MS in 1955 to James and Agnes Brown, former BMAA national missionary to Italy.
Bro. Donald attended Central Baptist College in Conway, AR and earned a Bachelor Degree at the University of South Alabama in Mobile, AL.
He was licensed and ordained by the members of the Mayflower Missionary Baptist Church in Mayflower, AR.
He has been the pastor of three churches in Oklahoma, New York and Mississippi.
He is a former Associate Missionary elected to work with his father, James Brown in Round Lake, New York. He is also a former BMAA Interstate Missionary to the state of New York where he labored for 14 years.
Bro. Donald is presently working as the Crisis Chaplain at the South Mississippi Correctional Institute in Leakesville, MS.