We are delighted to announce Conrad Hewitt has joined the Napa Medical Research Board of Directors. Mr. Hewitt brings extensive board experience with him to the Foundation as well as a broad knowledge of the Napa community. It is our pleasure to welcome Con and his wife Linda to he NMRF family!
Conrad W. Hewitt
Mr. Hewitt received a B.S. degree in Finance from the University of Illinois and performed MBA post-graduate studies at the University of Southern California in addition to Executive Programs at Stanford Graduate School of Business, The Aspen Institute, and Kellogg School of Business.
After serving as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force at Strategic Air Command Headquarters, Mr. Hewitt joined Ernst & Ernst (Ernst & Young) where he specialized in financial institutions, hi-technology and health care industries for 33 years. Upon retirement, he became the Superintendent of Banks for the State of California and proceeded to found the Department of Financial Institutions. He later served as Chief Accountant of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Washington D.C., subsequently forming and leading the SEC Advisory Committee on Improvements to Financial Reporting.
Mr. Hewitt is a frequent speaker at industry and governmental conferences and has provided oral and written testimony to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee
He is currently director emeritus at Bank of the West, President of the Silverado Homeowner’s Association, and a member of the board of trustees for both Hawaii Pacific University and the Queen of the Valley Medical Center.