Wendy Mader, MBA
Wendy's work at College Excel as the Staff Coach is a blend of leadership background, education, life experiences, strengths and gifts, all surrounded by a huge heart. Before College Excel, Wendy spent 20 years as an international business executive and leader working extensively in Human Resources within the chemical and pharmaceutical industries. Her last stint in the corporate world was as Global VP of Organizational Development at one of the Johnson Wax companies.
The 10 yrs following her corporate life, Wendy owned a boutique Executive Coaching practice working with clients across the US from large organizations like Walgreens, McDonald's, and Union Pacific, to Mom & Pop shops. She earned her MBA with a concentration in Human Resources and also taught courses on leadership at the technical college level.
At this stage in her life, Wendy enjoys offering help in any way she can and works part-time at College Excel. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and loves golf, yoga, and outdoor activities. She has a side business, Cahya Center, offering alternative healings to clients. Originally from Wisconsin, she has now become an absolute Bend, OR enthusiast.
Mother and roommate to a Black Lab named Wally
From Menomonee Falls, WI
MBA with concentration in Human Resources
Keller Graduate School of Management
Bachelor of Arts in English and Applied Writing
University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee
Executive MBA Programme
INSEAD The Business School for the World