Wendy Flint joined George Fox as director of the university’s IDEA Center in March 2017. For the past four years she has worked as the chief learning officer at The Learning Oasis, a Napa, California-based nonprofit organization that provides supportive training services for universities, community colleges and adult education centers throughout California. In the six years prior (2007-13), she was senior vice president of marketing and sales for Boston Reed College in Napa, where she led a sales team of nine employees and helped the company grow in revenue from $5 million to $15 million in three years. Wendy also worked as director of professional and continuing education and workforce training, and as a tenured business faculty at College of the Desert in Palm Desert, California, from 1999 to 2007. Wendy has also been a training manager in corporations in the Pacific Northwest, including Hewlett-Packard and Electric Lightwave. Wendy lives in Sherwood, Oregon with her husband Terry, and they have three children and six grandchildren. Wendy enjoys writing and has published several journal articles and six books. She also loves the outdoors in the Pacific Northwest and enjoys travelling overseas.
Wendy holds both a PhD in education (2004) and an MBA (2008) from Capella University in Minneapolis, as well as a Master of Public Administration degree from Washington State University (1998).