Most famous for voicing the Zeng and Master Po characters in the Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness television series and in the Kung Fu Panda video games, Wingert is also known for his contributions to the video games Kessen III and Mass Effect II.
Before beginning his career as a voiceover artist, he studied theater at one of the schools in the California State University system.
In 2012, his voice was featured in the Nickelodeon animated series T.U.F.F. Puppy.
A native of Lemoore, California, he later relocated to the Los Angeles area.
In 2011, he replaced actor and comedian Jack Black as the voice of Kung Fu Panda's "Po" character.