Wendy Hankle

Senior Executive Communications Specialist

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Wendy Hankle is the Senior Executive Communications Specialist. She plays a key role in the planning, creation, and execution of a wide range of communications in the Office of the President and for the leadership of the college’s board of trustees.

Wendy joined Ithaca College in 2010 as a writer and editor in the then-Division of Institutional Advancement. Her prior professional experience encompasses many aspects of the communications field: newspaper and magazine reporting and editing; public and media relations; corporate and nonprofit communications; fundraising; advertising.

She received a bachelor’s degree in plant physiology from Ohio State University in 1995. Her graduate work was in journalism at Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.