Wendy Bridges serves as the events coordinator supporting the Office of the Chancellor and Office of Public Affairs – Ceremonies & Special Events. Her major projects include: commencement, honorary degree selection committee, the sesquicentennial committee (KU 150) and other university events like Opening Convocation, Traditions Night, KU at the Capitol and other outreach initiatives. Specifically for ceremonial events, she serves as liaison to the University and Associate Marshals, the commencement logistics committee and campus recognition event coordinators. She will also provide staff support to the University Events Executive Committee.
She came to the Office of the Chancellor from the KU Endowment Association in 2005 and earned her degree in Geography from the University of Kansas in 1999. Rock Chalk!