Wendy Zang

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

  • Associate Director, Design & Construction for Johns Hopkins University
  • Director of Facilities Operations for Carnegie Mellon University
  • Director of Facilities and Preservation for Washington National Cathedral
  • Senior Director of Construction for Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Team Lead, Project Management for Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
  • Director of Operations, 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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