Wendy is a dynamic and knowledgeable leader with over 20 years’ experience driving sales and customer solutions education technology. Throughout her career, she has engaged with hundreds of colleges and universities of all types and sizes across North America and globally. With a flair for consulting and deep knowledge of key trends in higher education, she paved the way for institutions to provide productive, efficient learning environments through a broad portfolio of technology solutions.
As an experienced tech expert, Wendy entered the Salesforce ecosystem when she joined TargetX, a Salesforce partner that delivers recruiting and admissions offerings to the higher education market. She then joined the roundCorner product management team to help bring a new fundraising product to market. This fundraising solution was tailored for higher education and enabled Wendy to work with customers like University of San Francisco, UC San Francisco, Stanford University, Maryville University, and College of William and Mary.
With a passion for mission driven organizations, Wendy established lasting relationships with enterprise nonprofit customers including The Salvation Army, CARE, Sierra Club, ACLU, and the National Kidney Foundation. Most recently, Wendy was a leader in the product management organization at Western Governors University where she managed a portfolio of products that enable an online education ecosystem that serves over 120,000 students.
Wendy has earned a bachelor’s degree from Bradley University, a master’s in political science from Virginia Tech, and in 2019, she earned her PhD in political science from the University of Utah. Her academic research is centered on voting behavior and how political coalitions are formed.
Areas Of Expertise
- Strategic Business Consulting
- Product Management
- Agile Methodology
- Project Management
- Investment Revitalization
- End-User Adoption
- Change Management
- Education Technology
- Education and Nonprofit Fundraising