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Washington Literacy Center appoints Wendell Felder as Advisory Council Chair

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE March 6, 2019 WASHINGTON LITERACY CENTER APPOINTS WENDELL FELDER AS ADVISORY COUNCIL CHAIR Fourth generation Washingtonian committed to education of DC residents Washington, DC – Washington Literacy Center President Jimmie Williams today announced the appointment of DC community activist Wendell Felder as the Center’s Advisory Council Chair. Mr. Felder currently serves as Community Development Manager in the Office of the Deputy Mayor for Planning and Economic Development. Mr. Felder is a graduate of McKinley Technology High School, Bowie State University and a recent graduate of Georgetown University, where he obtained his master’s degree in urban and regional plannin

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