Chief Operating Officer, InSTEDD
Wendy is an experienced senior executive with expertise in the areas of finance, contract negotiation and management, including with domestic and foreign governments, international business development and operations management, strategic planning and marketing and communications. She has worked across a broad range of industries in both for-profit and nonprofit sectors. Her industry experience includes aerospace, computer technology – hardware and software, venture capital, humanitarian response and environmental energy conservation industries.
She has successfully managed and implemented operating functions in many start-ups and small businesses, and has extensive experience in developing and deploying key business infrastructure systems to allow businesses to scale and expand; including internationally.
Along with her InSTEDD activities, she is acts as an advisor to student lead outreach programs in financial literacy at Berkeley and Stanford.