How Kevin Seawright Is Changing Lives In Baltimore
Kevin Seawright is the Managing Partner and Chief Operating Officer of RPS Solutions LLC in Baltimore, Maryland. This is a firm that has a mission to provide affordable homeownership opportunities to residents in this city. Seawright is tasked with overseeing the daily operations of RPS Solutions and working with 20 contractors that renovate the homes his company buys and sells. The ultimate goal is to boost the rate of homeownership in Baltimore from its present 44% to 66%. Read more: Newark economic development group names CFO
Prior to his arrival at RPS Solutions, Kevin Seawright worked for several years in various capacities for the city of Baltimore. Among his positions have been Payroll Director for the city, Finance Director, for the city’s Department of Housing, and serving the city’s Department of Parks and Recreation as its Chief Financial Officer.
During his time with the city of Baltimore Seawright had a number of significant accomplishments. During his time with the Parks Department, he reduced their budget deficit by $600,000 during just his first year at the helm. He also successfully managed the department’s $134 million annual operation budget while increasing efficiency and the department’s reputation with the people it serves.
After leaving behind working for the government in 2011, Kevin Seawright joined Tito Contractors in Washington D.C. as their Vice President of Operations. His responsibilities at this firm included managing the firm’s government contracts as well as handling union collective bargaining negotiations. He also oversaw the company’s customer service and construction projects as well as accounting and budgeting.
In 2013, Kevin Seawright became the Executive Director of Operations for Collington Episcopal Life Care Company in Prince Georges, Maryland. He once again handled collective bargaining negotiations in this position and managed human resources.
He also had other responsibilities such as managing real estate properties and personal estates. His success in this position led to him winning awards for exceeding CitiState performance standards.
According to Crunchbase, as a top executive at RPS Solutions, Seawright is looking to make a big difference in his community. He believes that increased homeownership leads to stable and attractive neighborhoods where people take pride in their homes. He is continuously expanding this opportunity to more residents of the city.