Carter Hewgley, Adjunct Faculty
Carter Hewgley is the Senior Advisor to the Administrator at the DC Department of Human Services, where he focuses on reducing homelessness and improving the city’s services for individuals and families experiencing homelessness. He is the former Director of Analytics & Performance at the Center for Government Excellence (GovEx) at Johns Hopkins University. Originally from Chattanooga, Carter has spent his career helping state, local and federal governments use data to solve problems big and small. Carter established the Enterprise Analytics Division at the Federal Emergency Management Agency, where he ran FEMASTAT and other analytics teams. Together they automated the “Common Operating Picture” for the nation, turning 25 years of disaster data into interactive and interconnected data visualizations for FEMA employees. He has also served as the Associate Director of Strategy & Performance at DC Public Schools, Office of Special Education and as an advisor to the DC City Administrator on health and human services.
After graduating from Miami University with a Bachelor of Science in Economics and a Bachelor of Arts in Public Administration, Carter received a Master of Public Administration (MPA) from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.