|Wendy Osefo Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 7 in|
|Date of Birth||May 21, 1984|
Wendy Osefo is a Nigerian political commentator, public affairs academic, philanthropist, and television personality who has worked as an assistant professor at Johns Hopkins School of Education as well as appeared as a main cast member on the reality television series The Real Housewives of Potomac. Face2Face Africa named Wendy Osefo as one of the “12 Pan African Women to Watch” in 2017 while she was also named in the 40 Under 40 class by the Baltimore Business Journal in 2017. She has been a recipient of the Diversity Recognition Award.
Wendy Onyinye Ozuzu
Dr. Wendy Osefo
Finksburg, Carroll County, Maryland, United States
Wendy Osefo got enrolled at Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in political science. She then earned a Master of Arts degree in government from Johns Hopkins University. Moreover, she received the 2017 Outstanding Graduate Award from Johns Hopkins University while the university also honored her with the Distinguished Recent Alumni Award in 2017.
Afterward, Wendy Osefo completed an M.Sc. in public affairs with a concentration in community development from Rutgers University–Camden in 2012. She also earned a Ph.D. in public affairs and community development from Rutgers University-Camden, becoming the first Black woman to do so.
Political Commentator, Public Affairs Academic, Philanthropist, Television Personality
- Mother – Susan Okuzu
Wendy Osefo has been signed with DSW Entertainment, Music Artist Management Company, New York City, New York, United States.
5 ft 7 in or 170 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Wendy Osefo has dated –
- Edward Osefo (2011-Present) – She got married to Edward Osefo in August 2011 and the duo has been blessed with 3 children – 2 sons named Karter Osefo and Kruz Osefo and a daughter named Kamrynn Kapri.
Race / Ethnicity
She has often dyed her hair.
- Pouty lips
- Curvy physique
Through social media, Wendy Osefo has either endorsed or promoted various brands such as CÎROC, IVY PARK, etc.
Wendy Osefo Facts
- She was 3 years old when she immigrated to the United States with her family to Durham, North Carolina. Then, the family relocated to Maryland.
- Wendy Osefo has served as a contributor for The Hill and has also been the founder and chief executive officer of 1954 Equity.
- She was appointed as the inaugural director of the Masters of Arts in Management Program at Goucher College in 2014.
- She was named as one of the “25 Women to Watch” in 2017 by the Baltimore Sun.
- Recognizing her work in media and television, Wendy Osefo was named a 2018 Black Women in Media honoree.
- Her fellow castmates on The Real Housewives of Potomac included Gizelle Bryant, Karen Huger, Robyn Dixon, Ashley Darby, Candiace Dillard, Monique Samuels, Charrisse Jackson-Jordan, and Katie Rost.
- She has been a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority.
- Wendy Osefo has been a board member for the late Congressman Elijah Cummings Youth to Israel Program, Children’s Scholarship Fund Baltimore, and The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Schools.
Featured Image by Wendy Osefo / Instagram