In her role as Senior Administrator for both the Center for Health Equity and the Foundation for a Healthy St. Petersburg, Kewa Wright provides high level executive support to the Executive Director and interim co-CEOs. Kewa ensures smooth operation and communication between leadership teams, staff, the board, and the community. She also serves as secretary/parliamentarian to the Board of Trustees. Kewa brings 20+ years of experience as a Legislative Aide for the City of St. Petersburg City Council’s Office, where she served more than 30 council members during her time there.
Kewa comes from a family active in the community and passionate about social change. She is a third-generation St. Petersburg resident with a lifetime of local volunteer work with organizations that include Advantage Village Academy, Matters of the Heart Radio Ministry, Big Brothers Big Sisters, and Feeding Tampa Bay. Kewa is a graduate of the University of South Florida and an alumna of Gibbs High School.