Realtor Doug Brown and his family have lived in Maricopa four years after transplanting from Colorado.
Hometown: Evergreen, Colorado
Maricopan since: 2015
Family: Jennifer (wife), Savannah (daughter), Brody (son)
Pets: Rescue dog Marry
Cars: Toyota Corolla, Dodge Grand Caravan
Hobbies: Movies, golf, playing sports with my kids
Pet peeve: Complaining/whining
Dream vacation: Any cruise
Like most about Maricopa: The people! We’re always looking out for one another.
Like least about Maricopa: 347
Charity: My church
Book: “The Old Man and the Sea” by Ernest Hemingway
Actor: Daniel Day Lewis
Song: Rhinestone Cowboy
Musician: Clint Black
Team: Colorado Rockies
Athlete: John Elway
Drink: Sparkling water
Meal: Steak and Salad
Restaurant: Oak and Fork here in Maricopa
Getaway: Sedona or Pinetop
Quote: “Speak softly and carry a big stick; you will go far.” – Theodore Roosevelt
Words to live by: “80% of success is showing up.” – Woody Allen
Joke: Americans can’t switch from pounds to kilograms overnight. That would cause mass confusion.
Anything else we should know? My wife and I get up every morning with the goal of helping make Maricopa the kind of city that our kids (and yours) have all the opportunities to stay and make great lives for themselves.