Gwen Ferguson has worked in the Human Services field for nearly 35 years.
She worked with the Community Action Network for 14 years and held numerous positions with the United Way of the National Capital Area from 1984-2004. Her work has spanned serving as a CEO of a Community Action Agency (CAA) in Prince George’s County to Center Services and Community Development Director at the Southern Maryland Tri-County Community Action Committee.
She is passionate about serving her community and underserved populations. Gwen earned her Bachelor of Science in Communications Science from North Carolina A & T State University and a Master of Science from Howard University. She has served on numerous Boards of Directors and is a graduate of the Leaders Engaged in Achieving Development (LEAD) Program of the Prince George’s Community Foundation Class of 2015 and Leadership Prince George’s Class of 2013-2014.