Position title: Manager, Front Line Services
Wendy joined the Office of Admissions and Recruitment in November of 2018 as the Front Line Services Manager. In her role, she supports prospective students and their families, high school counselors, and the general public interested in undergraduate admissions at UW-Madison. Wendy has a B.A. in Chemistry from Carleton College and an M.B.A. from Babson College in Entrepreneurship and Product Development.
Wendy had a 23 year career in the outdoor recreation industry before moving into higher education, and she loves to spend time outside hiking, biking, camping, and enjoying nature with her family and Twix, her rescue puppy. She once spent three months riding 3,000 miles on a self-supported bike trip throughout the United States. To celebrate her mixed race Chinese/European heritage, Wendy hosts an annual Chinese New Year party for her neighborhood. She also volunteers at her son’s schools and in her neighborhood, working towards social, racial and economic justice.