Lewis H. Brooks '80, P '16


President, Alumni Association (ex-officio)
Elected April 2019

Lewis Brooks is chief information officer with DDB Worldwide, one of the world's largest and most awarded advertising networks.  He has served on the Brandeis Alumni Association's Board of Directors since 2011, first as a member at large, and subsequently as a vice president.  He is currently the Alumni Board's Hiatt Career Center representative.  Recently he was elected as president of the Alumni Board to begin serving July 1, 2019.  He joins the Board of Trustees by virtue of his office as Alumni Board President and will serve through Commencement 2021.  

Mr. Brooks is an avid photographer, and took many thousands of pictures of his classmates and friends during his time at Brandeis.  He produced highly popular slideshows beginning his first year on campus, and he continues to share them at class reunions.  He also serves as the correspondent for his class.  Brooks received his BA from Brandeis in psychology and is married to a fellow alumna Denise Silber Brooks '84; they have two children, Eddie and Hannah '16.