January 16, 2015 Interim Executive Director
(INDIANAPOLIS) Alpha Gamma Delta is excited to welcome Wendy Bright Faust as its next Executive Director, effective February 2, 2015.
"Wendy is an enthusiastic and visionary leader with a wealth of professional and Alpha Gamma Delta experience," said Rie Gerah Hoehner, International President. "Alpha Gamma Delta is thrilled to welcome Wendy to lead our staff team, and we can't wait to see the impact she will have on the future of Alpha Gamma Delta."
Wendy is an involved alumna sister of Alpha Gamma Delta, who joined Alpha Gamma Delta at the Delta Rho Chapter at Sonoma State University. Wendy began her professional career with Alpha Gamma Delta as a Leadership Consultant and later a communications staff member. Wendy has recently served as the Executive Director for the nonprofit side of an all-girls', private high school, where she oversaw admissions, alumnae relations, communications, fundraising and special events. Throughout her professional career, she has built skills in sales, marketing, strategic planning, fundraising and business development. In addition to her professional experience, Wendy has served in multiple volunteer roles for Alpha Gamma Delta, including her most recent position as Director of Recruitment Operations on the International Fraternity's Volunteer Service Team.
"I am honored to be selected to lead Alpha Gamma Delta as Executive Director," Wendy said. "I welcome the opportunity to build on our 110-year history of success and sisterhood by collaborating with our talented and dynamic staff, volunteers and members. Guided by our Purpose, I look forward to partnering with International Council, the Fraternity Housing Corporation Board, and International Headquarters staff as we continue to Inspire the Woman and Impact the World."
International Council extends its gratitude to Dan Duncan, who has been serving as Interim Executive Director for Alpha Gamma Delta. Once the Executive Director transition is complete, he will continue to serve as the Managing Director of the Alpha Gamma Delta Fraternity Housing Corporation. Beginning February 2, Wendy will be available by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 317.663.4200.