Master of Public Administration (MPA)

Wendy E. Holland is a native of Bogart, GA, and a first-year master’s student in the Public Administration program. For the past three years, she has worked at the Warnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources where she manages the day-to-day operations of the dean’s office and assists the Development and Alumni Relations departments. Before coming to UGA she worked for over 15 years at a community bank as a Banking Officer/Branch Manager.  Wendy holds a Bachelor’s degree in both Journalism (Broadcast News) and Sociology and hopes to remain on campus and work with students in a higher capacity when she completes her MPA.  At home you can find her alongside her husband, Chip, and her three daughters, Madison and Riley (twins) and Charlotte.


Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Grady College/1998/Broadcast News

Bachelor of Arts/Franklin College/2005/Sociology

Of Note

Graduated Magna Cum Laude (both undergraduate degrees)

Phi Kappa Phi, Honor Society member and currently on the executive committee at UGA

Gamma Beta Phi, Honor and Service Society

Alpha Lambda Delta, Honor Society for Freshman

Delta Iota Epsilon, Honor Society

Kappa Tau Alpha, Honor Society in Journalism/Mass Communications

Lifetime membership awarded in the Oconee County Civitan Club