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Wendy Deming

As CEO of Bishop-Parker Foundation since February 2024, Wendy Deming leads its efforts to strengthen the Manatee County community. A seasoned nonprofit executive with more than 25 years of experience in the independent sector, Wendy has been at the center of bold and transformative change throughout her career. Prior to joining the Bishop-Parker Foundation, Wendy served for five years as COO and Corporate Secretary at Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. Before joining the Gardens, Wendy served as COO and Corporate Secretary at Gulf Coast Community Foundation, where she was a member of the team for nearly 18 years. She has extensive experience managing nonprofit operations during times of exponential growth and serving as a trusted advisor to executive and board leadership. Wendy earned an MBA from George Mason University in Fairfax, VA and a BA in Accounting from Furman University in Greenville, SC.