Founder and President John H. Hewett, Ph.D., CFRE has been leading nonprofit organizations for more than 35 years.
He entered development work first as a consultant with and ultimately president of Cargill Associates, the national fundraising consulting firm, and later as Director of Development of the Fort Worth Symphony Orchestra, Vice President of Development at the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, Senior Vice President of Development and Marketing at the historic Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia, and Director of Development at the National Endowment for the Arts in Washington, D.C.
A widely-traveled speaker and published author, John is in frequent demand as a teacher, consultant, executive coach and facilitator of best practices in non-profit organizational leadership. He is a member of the International Coach Federation (ICF), holds CFRE status in the Association of Fundraising Professionals, and has served on the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania's Certificate in Fundraising program.
In addition to John's unique skills and experience, Hewett Consulting LLC also mobilizes a coterie of nonprofit professionals who join him on specific assignments, allowing us to offer you the best human resources in the field while keeping costs low.