LPIC Board of Directors
GPH Consulting, LLC
Baton Rouge, LA
Gwen has a long and deep commitment of service to the Baton Rouge community and is a graduate of Capitol High School and Southern University. Gwen currently works in Community Engagement with New Schools for Baton Rouge. She recently held the position of President and CEO of the East Baton Rouge Redevelopment Authority. Gwen served as Assistant Chief Administrative Officer for the Mayor-President of East Baton Rouge. Prior to 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 to the Louisiana Department of Social Services, and executive director of the Children's Cabinet in the Office of the Governor for the State of Louisiana.
A Baton Rouge native, Gwen is married to Leo Hamilton. They have three daughters, a son-in-law and granddaughter.