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Director of Community Affairs

New Schools for Baton Rouge
100 Lafayette Street 2Nd Floor
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70801
United States

Company Description: New Schools for Baton Rouge is a non-profit organization that is partnering with the community and local educators to bring proven high-performing school models to...   more
Background

Employment History

Board Memberships and Affiliations

Education

  • B.S. , Secondary Education
    Southern University
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'Daily Report' Week in Review: BREW ...
www.businessreport.com, 21 Nov 2014 [cached]
'Daily Report' Week in Review: BREW events highlight BR's growing entrepreneurial spirit, Hamilton takes over as interim CEO of RDA and much, much more
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The board OK'd hiring Gwen Hamilton as interim CEO, and at a salary that will be a fraction of what her predecessor earned. But Hamilton will not be devoting all her energies to the RDA, which is paying her $75,000 per year. She will continue to work full time as director of community affairs with New Schools for Baton Rouge, a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing in top-quality charter school operators to the city's achievement zone.
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Jindal uses fund sweeps to plug most of deficit'Daily Report' Week in Review: BREW events highlight BR's growing entrepreneurial spirit, Hamilton takes over as interim CEO of RDA and much, much moreThanksgiving meal costs up 15% this year, LSU AgCenter says'225: Are the arts enough to save Old South Baton Rouge?
Board Members/Staff
www.ednexthorizon.org, 4 Nov 2014 [cached]
Gwen Hamilton - New Schools for Baton Rouge
The East Baton Rouge Redevelopment ...
www.businessreport.com, 20 Nov 2014 [cached]
The East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority's new interim CEO, Gwen Hamilton, says she is ready to roll up her sleeves and get busy helping the cash-strapped agency identify a permanent funding source.
But Hamilton will not be devoting all her energies to the RDA, which is paying her $75,000 per year. Hamilton will continue to work full time as director of community affairs with New Schools for Baton Rouge, a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing in top-quality charter school operators to the city's achievement zone.
In a statement issued shortly after the RDA board meeting at which Hamilton was named CEO, New Schools for Baton Rouge said, "New Schools for Baton Rouge has a commitment to the Baton Rouge community and Gwen being asked to serve is an excellent example of that commitment. During her time at the RDA, Gwen will continue to work at NSBR, delivering excellence to the community."
The RDA board of commissioners met behind closed doors earlier today to discuss Hamilton's proposed compensation package before officially voting to give her the job, which was vacated when Walter Monsour announced his resignation last month.
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NSBR President and CEO Chris Meyer says the statement from his group was intended to communicate how valuable Hamilton is to the community and to both organizations.
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Hamilton, for her part, says before she was asked by the RDA to consider the interim CEO job she consulted with attorneys to make sure there would be no conflict of interest working for both organizations. As for the practicalities of working two full-time jobs, Hamilton says her schedule and hours with NSBR are flexible and that "the RDA will get everything from me that they engage me to do. -Stephanie Riegel
Gwen ...
newschoolsbr.org, 10 June 2014 [cached]
Gwen Hamilton
Community Affairs
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Gwen Hamilton Gwen has a long and deep commitment of service to the Baton Rouge community and connects with this work in a personal way as a graduate of Capitol High School. Prior to joining NSBR, Gwen served as Assistant Chief Administrative Officer for the Mayor-President of Baton Rouge, Parish of East Baton Rouge. She was responsible for the management and administration of the Department of Human Development Services, the Office of Community Development, the Office of Work Force Development, the Department of Juvenile Services, and the Office of Community Engagement. Before joining the mayor's team, Gwen served in other executive level positions, including senior vice president of education reform for the Baton Rouge Area Chamber, senior director for the Baton Rouge Area Foundation/Plan Baton Rouge, secretary of the Louisiana Department of Social Services, and executive director of the Children's Cabinet in the Office of the Governor for State of Louisiana.
A Baton Rouge native, Gwen is married to Leo Hamilton.
Gwen ...
newschoolsbr.org, 16 Oct 2013 [cached]
Gwen Hamilton Assistant Chief Administrative Officer Office of the Mayor-President
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