Wendy Hanson joined Mayo Clinic's Cancer Education Program in 2016. Prior to joining the cancer education team, she served as a senior account manager for Mayo Clinic's Global Business Solutions where she focused on nationwide population health management programs and strategic planning initiatives.
Before joining Mayo Clinic in 2009, Wendy worked with the Minnesota Department of Health as the statewide obesity prevention coordinator and with Hennepin County's Health Promotion Division as a public health educator where she focused on physical activity, nutrition, breastfeeding promotion, injury prevention, mental health and family health. Wendy holds an M.P.H. degree with an emphasis in public health administration from the University of Minnesota and bachelor's degrees from Drake University.