University of Texas at Austin
Wendy Elder is the Director for Corporate and Foundation Relations (CFR) at The University of Texas at Austin McCombs School of Business (Texas McCombs), where she leads a team that drives strategic engagement for industry partners to engage with and impact the school through recruiting, participation, and investment efforts. The CFR team serves as a gateway for companies to access the time, talent, and treasure of Texas McCombs and is the driving force to align students and faculty with the tools, resources, and experiences they need to create impactful change in the world. Wendy also has 15 years of experience in marketing and creative development and previously worked for Balfour where she served as the Marketing and Product Manager for the College Division. She graduated from The University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree in Advertising and completed a Master of Organizational Leadership and Ethics at St. Edward’s University.