Ms. Wentworth is a lifelong resident and philanthropist of New Jersey, and has led many important philanthropic activities and grassroots efforts serving our State and related causes throughout the United States.
Her community driven pursuits are focused on four particular areas of concern: the natural environment, early childhood education, humanitarian, and primary care medical initiatives. Ms. Wentworth also serves as the Trustee of the Wentworth Family Charitable Funds.
Ms. Wentworth has served as a Commissioner of the Morris County Parks, which is responsible for all planning and budgeting aspects of their 18,700 acre portfolio of properties and public recreational programming, serving over 3.5 million visitors a year. In addition, she has served on the Open Space Trust Fund, the Board of the Trust for Public Land, and is a benefactor to Friends of Acadia National Park, GSWA, and the NRDC. Her dedication to primary medical care has been evidenced by over 30 years supporting Morristown Medical Center’s community and the Woman’s Association, as well as the Women’s Philanthropic Council. Ms. Wentworth’s particular area of interest is in women’s medical care, including OB/GYN needs for underserved women in our community.
Ms. Wentworth actively supports early childhood education, including early intervention efforts. She was also recognized for her work by Pre-School Advantage. For many years Ms. Wentworth served as a founding member of the Friends of the P.G. Chambers School, in Cedar Knolls, NJ. Her community responsibilities have also involved serving as a Trustee for the Delbarton Mother’s Guild and as a bereavement facilitator during the aftermath of 9/11 at the St. James Church in Basking Ridge, NJ.
Ms. Wentworth was an early supporter of Maggie Doyne, the CNN 2015 Hero of the Year, founder of the BlinkNow Foundation, and the Kopilla Valley Home and School in Nepal, and is honored to help Co-Chair the 10th Anniversary Celebration of BlinkNow in 2017.
Ms. Wentworth has a B.A. in Art History from the College of New Jersey, and studied in the United Kingdom at Brighton Polytechnical.