Wendy Hosick is the retired director of external affairs for Communities In Schools of Virginia. She was responsible for legislative affairs, board recruitment and development and fundraising. She served a twenty-year career with Virginia Blood Services serving in multiple marketing-related capacities with her last position as executive director and founder of its 501(c)3 foundation. A published services marketing and business development executive, Wendy has over 40 years management experience in both the not-for-profit and for-profit industries. Currently, Wendy serves on the boards of Communities In Schools of Hampton Roads, The Rotary Club of North Suffolk and is its past-president. She has also been a board member of The Greater Richmond Chamber of Commerce, Henrico Business Council Chair, Western Henrico and Churchland Rotary Clubs, Virginia Association of Fundraising Executives, and Riverside School.