Wendy Neal resides with her husband of 24 years, Heath, in the Northside of Evansville. Born and bred Hoosiers, Wendy and Heath are newly empty nesters with their fur babies Molly a Dachshund and Willie, a Corgi mix. They raised their son, Chase, while Wendy simultaneously developed her professional skills. With a desire to be continually challenged and a passion for helping people, Wendy brings 30+ years of customer service, financial knowledge, production/manufacturing, and operational support experience to her role as the Southwest Indiana SBDC's Office Administrator. From Managing a local, family owned pet store, designing floral arrangements at a local boutique, to working as a mortgage loan serving specialist for a local credit union, Wendy has first hand knowledge on the importance of small business development and is excited for the opportunity to help southwest regional businesses thrive.