Kevin Seawright has worked for both public and private institutions, and his career life has been very interesting. Currently, Seawright is the Vice President of Newark Community Economic Development Corporation, where he also serves as the Chief Financial Officer. He began his noteworthy career in finance at local government office in Baltimore, Maryland, where he held various positions. He received many key awards while working in the public sector due to his experience and expertise in financial management. One year ago, Kevin Seawright joined Newark CEDC, where he is expected to bring his financial management skills to the private sector.
Newark CEDC is a financial institution that empowers residents of Newark City by providing affordable credit facilities. The goal of Newark CEDC is to ensure residents have achieved financial growth they have been dreaming. Newark region has developed an economic program under the leadership of Mayor Ras Baraka, with an aim of bringing positive change to business owners and other investors. Throughout his life, Kevin has devoted his life to assisting urban areas to grow and transform the lives of those living there. His attitude is used to challenging situations that require creative solutions, and this has made him successful in his career.
Seawright admitted to a magazine article that his parents played a very important role of introducing him to financial management practices when he was still a young boy. When he was only 12, Kevin worked for various youth initiatives in the area of Philadelphia which transformed lives of many residents of this area. Later his dedication inspired him, and he continued to bring positive changes in the lives of both young and old in several areas. He attributes his commitment and contributions to the inspiration he got from his parents, and they are indeed his role models.
Kevin encourages the youth to attend colleges because they provide amazing training environment that benefits them in future. Kevin has benefited from both e-learning and formal education as they are productive and gives the learner the required skilled in achieving his/her goals. During his career, he has overseen construction of education projects of more than $600 million. Some of the positions Kevin has held includes Budget Manger, Finance Director, Payroll Director, Executive Director of Operations, just to mention a few. He has established himself as a reputable and efficient business leader who has established a solid relationship with investors, clients and other staffs.