Meet the Team

Wendy Tappan

Wendy Tappan joined the W. A. Franke college of Business in 2013. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from NAU and is happy to be giving back to her alma matter. After graduating from NAU she worked with Wyndham Hotels and Resorts in Southern California as a Food and Beverage Manager and Corporate Trainer. She was lucky to meet the Wyndham recruiters at an NAU career fair which began her passion for career development. Her work history include experience in hotels and restaurants, event/wedding planning, teaching at university, community college, high school, and preschool!

As Assistant Director of the FCB Career Development Office, her role is to oversee the programs and resources of the office, manage employer relations, direct career fairs, and meet with our amazing students to help them reach their career goals. Her passion is to create connections and programs for all our students to ensure they find success.


Phone Number
FCB Room 121, Bldg 81