Currently Serving

• Radio Host – Advanced
• Television Teacher and Writer – Studio Classroom
• Lyricist – Let’s Talk in English


• Creator and Producer – Cyber Village Interactive English-learning Program
• Conductor – Heavenly Melody Singers
• Conductor and Musician – ORTV Band


• Advisor – Taiwan Executive Yuan’s Research, Development and Evaluation Commission
• Member – Taiwan Executive Yuan’s English Promotion Committee
• Advisor – Taiwan Ministry of Education Executive Board
• Consultant – Kaohsiung City Government’s Bilingual Committee
• Consultant – Tainan City Government’s English Affairs Committee
• Consultant – Taiwan National Police Agency
• Advisor – Xinzhong High School, Shanghai, PRC
• Member – Chung Yuan Christian University Board


• Member – Associates in Cultural Exchange, International Advisory Council, USA
• Member – Ministry of Education Elementary School Planning Committee
• Board Member – Faith, Hope, Love Foundation
• English Consultant – Mackay Memorial Hospital
• English Consultant – Veterans’ General Hospital
• Teacher – Presidential Palace
• Teacher – Taiwan Executive Yuan Bible Study
• Teacher – Friday Night Live Bible Study


 Selected Awards

2017 Awarded Honorary Citizen by Tainan City Government

2014 The city of Seattle in the U.S. state of Washington declared April 2 as Doris Brougham Day

2014 The Washington State Senate passed a senate resolution to honor Doris M. Brougham for her lifelong dedication to Taiwan and enhancement of good bilateral relations between Washington State and Taiwan

2011 Recipient of the NRB International Individual Achievement Award

2010 Lifetime Achievement Award, Asian Publishing Awards

2008 Hualien County Honorable Citizen Award

2004 Recipient Schweitzer Award for English Teaching from the King Car Education Foundation.

2002 Recipient of the Order of the Brilliant Star with Violet Grand Cordon awarded by Taiwan’s President Chen Shui-bian

1996 Honorable Citizen Award from the Mayor of Taipei

1989 Golden Tripod Award for outstanding contribution to education in the R.O.C.

1984 R.O.C. Special Teacher’s Award (Confucius Award)

1982 R.O.C. Good People–Good Deeds Award



2009 Belhaven College, Jackson, Mississippi, USA
Honorary Doctor

1991 Seattle Pacific University, Seattle, Washington, USA
Doctor of Humane Letters (Honorary)

1988 Azusa Pacific University, Azusa, CA, USA
Doctor of Humane Letters (Honorary)

1986 Pacific State University, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Doctor of Laws (Honorary)

1986 Pacific Western University, Los Angeles, CA, USA
B.A. in Communication

1948 University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
B.A. in Far East Studies


 English, Music and Theology Teaching Experience

• Presidential Palace Bible Study (2010 – present)
• Taiwan Executive Yuan Bible Study (2009 – present)
• English Teacher at Taipei Municipal Training Center, Taipei, Taiwan (1980s and 1990s)


• Shih Chien University Professor of English (1977 -1994)
• China Airlines Personnel Advanced English Professor (1976 -1982)
• ORTV Youth Rallies and Bible studies (1973 – present)
• Tri-service General University Commanding Officers’ English Professor (1973 -1983)
• Soochow University, trumpet teacher (1970s)


• Kuomintang (KMT) Officials’ Advanced English Professor (1969 – 2000)
• National Academy of Arts, Professor of Brass, Taipei, Taiwan (1963 -1974)
• Theology Teacher at Presbyterian Tribal Seminary, Hualien, Taiwan (1952 – 57)


• Choir Director for Andrew Gih and Wesley Wang’s Church for Refugees in Hong Kong (1950)
• English Teacher at Hualien Boys’ High School, Hualien, Taiwan (1951)
• English Teacher at Hua Hsi Pa University, Chengdu, Szechuan, China (1949)
• English teacher for South China Boat Mission, Kowloon, Hong Kong (1949)