Wendy Zang

Senior Managing Consultant

Wendy joined Helbling in 2015, and is responsible for recruiting and evaluating candidates, gathering intelligence, and developing search strategies. Her experience with Helbling includes representing healthcare and higher education institutions, independent schools, and corporations in securing mid- to senior-level facilities-related professionals. With nearly 20 years prior experience in journalism and management, she brings strong research, communication, and problem-solving skills to the executive search process.

Wendy holds a Bachelor of Science in Journalism with concentrations in News Writing and Editing, History, and Political Science from Ohio University. In 2018, she earned a certificate in Advanced Executive Search and Leadership Consulting from Cornell University's School of Industrial and Labor Relations. In her free time, Wendy enjoys cooking, reading, travel, and yoga.

Geographical Focus

Mid-Atlantic and New York City

Recently Completed Searches

  • Senior Director of Facilities for Flint Hill School
  • Special Assistant to the Associate Vice President for University of Maryland, College Park
  • Director, Joint Commission and Environmental Readiness for MedStar Health
  • Chief Operations Officer for School District of Philadelphia
  • Director of Sustainable Maintenance for Swarthmore College
  • Associate Director, Design & Construction for Johns Hopkins University

Active Searches

"One of the most rewarding parts of what we do here is the amazing clients and candidates we get to work with. It’s a fascinating puzzle to learn the needs and nuances of an organization and find people who fit, and vice versa."

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