Kevin Seawright is an experienced leader who has been a part of the financial industry for 14 years. He has held positions with government organizations, as well as in the private sector.
After graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Rocklands University, he went on to earn an MBA from Almeda University, then he began his work as a Finance Director at Baltimore’s Department of Housing. He later held the same position at that city’s Department of Recreation and Parks.
He was also employed with the Baltimore school system between the years of 2005 and 2011, where he was the Chief Operating Officer of a school that had 8,000 students. His leadership abilities as a financial entrepreneur saved Baltimore’s Commission on Aging and Retirement more than $100,000 after he implemented a new accounting system there when he was the company’s Managing Fiscal Officer.
In January of 2015, Kevin Seawright became the Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer of Real Property Solutions, and he is currently employed with New Jersey’s Newark Economic Development Corporation, where he has improved efficiency by devising a plan for employee retention.
As a strategic businessman, he has helped many companies become more productive by encouraging them to reorganize their ideas and methods. He believes in including employees in the strategy process when it comes to achieving better success within a business.
Having always known the importance of being active in communities and school systems, Kevin Seawright has done such philanthropic deeds as coaching local youth sports teams in his home town, and he is also a member of the American Society for Public Administration, the National Forum for Black Public Administrators and the National Association for Black Accountants.
Because of his business expertise and affiliations, he was featured in the New Jersey Business Journal in 2015. Read more: Newark economic development group names CFO
Seawright credits his success in business to his parents, who he says taught him about matters dealing with finances at an early age. When he’s not busy at work, he enjoys engaging with his hobbies, which includes sports and cars, among other things.
He also has a profile on the social media website Linked In, and on Twitter, where he tweets about his interests, as well as things that are business-related.