Hugh Hewitt is a nationally syndicated radio host of “The Hugh Hewitt Show” and outspoken social conservative and author. Hewitt is a lawyer and and professor of law. Hewitt served for nearly six years in the Reagan Administration in a variety of posts, including Assistant Counsel in the White House and Special Assistant to two Attorneys General. Since returning to California in 1989 to oversee the construction of the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, Hewitt has served as a member of the California Arts Council, the South Coast Air Quality Management District, and the Orange County Children and Families Commission. He and his wife live in Orange County, California.