Wendi Swaffield joins the staff of the Cheng Library as Assistant to the Dean.

Wendi Swaffield joined the staff of the Cheng Library on August 1, 2017 as Assistant to the Dean.  In this position, Wendi provides administrative support to the Dean, including managing his calendar, maintaining monthly budget reports and essential records, and preparing requisitions and correspondence as needed.  She also coordinates the hiring of student assistants, as well as other administrative functions.

Wendi graduated from Ramapo College of New Jersey with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies.  Before joining William Paterson University, she worked as an office administrator for an environmental consulting firm for many years. For the past three years, she was employed as the senior secretary to the associate dean of the Nursing Department at Bergen Community College.

About her new position, Wendi commented, “I feel fortunate to be working with such great and supportive people, and I look forward to learning and growing here at William Paterson!”

In her spare time, Wendi enjoys gardening, hiking, reading and yoga.  She is an animal lover who has volunteered at two local animal shelters, and is also a self-professed Netflix addict.


September 12, 2017