Philip E. Wentt, Jr.

Philip Wentt joined UNCF in 2016 as Associate, Public Policy and Government Affairs.  His role involves communications, events, and research activities in support of the Senior Vice President and Director in the Government Affairs Department.

Wentt has had several roles in marketing and public relations over the last 15 years, including at Howard University.  He greatly identifies with the UNCF mission of building a diverse pipeline of college graduates and believes that the underprivileged and underrepresented deserve the same educational opportunities as everyone else.

Wentt brings strategic thinking and resourcefulness to his work, acquired during his studies at the University of Maryland, College Park where he earned his degree in Public Relations.  He is a native of Washington, DC.