Gwen T. Hewitt is the Area Development Director for UNCF in central and north Florida, where she plans and implements campaign strategies consistent with UNCF’s national action plan. In her role, Gwen serves as an ambassador for UNCF and is responsible for engaging donors and leveraging key relationships to ensure revenue goals are met. Prior to joining UNCF, Gwen served as the president/founder of Thompson Hewitt Consulting and as the key account manager with Ability Plus Inc., in Orlando.
Gwen is a passionate advocate for children, literacy and higher education. She is active in her community and has served on the board of a variety of community groups, where she utilizes her well-honed community engagement skills. She has a diverse professional background and has shared her expertise with a variety of corporate, private and government entities.
She completed her bachelor’s degree in business administration at Coe College in Cedar Rapids, IA.