Director of Life Enrichment
Wendy holds a BS in recreation, parks, and leisure studies with an emphasis in therapeutic recreation from the University of Minnesota. She began her service to the residents of Walker Methodist Place in the spring of 2016. She chose this position because her personal values align with those of Walker Methodist. Previously, Wendy served as an adult day program director and a therapeutic recreation director. As our life enrichment director, Wendy designs, coordinates, and implements programs that promote fun, fitness, and learning. She takes pride in her excellent communications for those living with dementia. Her favorite reasons for working with seniors are smiles, laughter, learning, and hearing amazing stories. Wendy and her husband, Bill, enjoy volunteering with the Airedale Rescue and Transport Association. They walk the rescue dogs and conduct fundraising for the organization. She loves all animals, including her own dog and birds. Gardening is also a passion that she loves to share with everyone. Wendy wants to be remembered as someone who cares about others.