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Hugh Whelchel

Hugh Whelchel is the Executive Director of the Institute for Faith, Work and Economics (IFWE). He graduated from the University of Florida and received his MA in religion from the Reformed Theological Seminary in Washington, DC. Hugh is also currently attending the Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary.

After a successful thirty-year career in the IT industry, Hugh became the Executive Director and a professor at the Reformed Theological Seminary. He is also an ordained ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church of America.

Hugh authored the book How Then Should We Work? Rediscovering the Biblical Doctrine of Work, as well as many articles that have been published in the Washington Post and Christianity Today, among other publications. He has served as Executive Director and board member at The Fellows Initiative and served on numerous boards of other Christian non-profits.