Rev. Rebecca Hewitt-Newson
Associate Minister for Family Life
Rebecca Hewitt-Newson joined the Millbrook staff in July 2015. Rebecca is a Virginia native who came to North Carolina initially for her Bachelors of Arts at Elon University. She later completed her Master of Divinity degree at Wake Forest University School of Divinity. Before coming to Millbrook, Rebecca served as a hospital chaplain in Los Angeles, California. She also has experience serving in after-school programs with elementary age children. She is excited to bring her passion for pastoral care and Christian education to serve the children and families at Millbrook.
Rebecca is married to Ryan, a Raleigh native with an MDiv from Wake Forest University, and a Ph.D. in Christian Ethics and Philosophical Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary in Pasadena, California. He teaches courses in the department of religion and philosophy at Campbell University. Together, Ryan and Rebecca are parents to two young sons, Atticus and Isaac, and a delightful pug named Jerry. In their free time, they enjoy running, watching standup comedy and old reruns of Seinfeld, as well as cheering for the Demon Deacons and LA Clippers in basketball.