Lenny McAllister serves as Director for Entrepreneur Engagement with the Commonwealth Foundation. He was the 2016 Republican nominee for US Congress in PA's 14th Congressional District after winning a historic write-in campaign to secure the April nomination. He is an incoming adjunct professor of history at LaRoche College in Pittsburgh, PA as of the fall of 2017. In 2016, Lenny was named to The Root 100 as one of the 45 most influential African-Americans under 45 years old in America. He is the former host of "The Lenny McAllister Show" on Newsradio 1020 KDKA in Pittsburgh and "NightTalk: Get To The Point" on the Pittsburgh Cable News Channel.