Biography of Rev. Dr. Alfonso Wyatt

Rev. Dr. Alfonso Wyatt provides vital leadership to youth, young adults and professionals in both the sacred and secular institutions and communities in New York and around the country. He recently retired as vice president of The Fund for the City of New York after serving over two decades. Dr. Wyatt is founder of Strategic Destiny: Designing Futures Through Faith and Facts. He is currently on the staff of The Greater Allen Cathedral of New York. Dr. Alfonso Wyatt has mentored thousands ranging from young people in foster care and juvenile detention facilities as well as adults in prison or receiving their PhD. He serves as an advisor and consultant to government, colleges, community based organizations education intermediaries, foundations and the faith community. Dr. Wyatt, married 38 years to Ouida Wyatt, co-published their first book Soul Be Free, Poems Prose Prayers. He is a sought after speaker in his role as youth developer, organizational capacity builder and public theologian. He attended Howard University, Columbia Teacher’s College, The Ackerman Institute for Family Therapy, Columbia Institute for Nonprofit Management and New York Theological Seminary where he earned his D.Min. Rev. Dr. Wyatt recently joined the Board of Trustees of New York Theological Seminary.