Wiard named director of Women’s Leadership Institute
“It is an honor to serve the College of Liberal Arts and our students in this new role. I am excited to continue the tradition of the Women’s Leadership Institute of supporting and promoting women at Auburn University during their college years and beyond,” Wiard said.
The Women’s Leadership Institute is a multifaceted organization that offers a variety of programs and events, including the Extraordinary Women Lecture Series. Past speakers for this event have included Maya Angelou, Mae Jemison and Lilly Ledbetter.
Wiard received a bachelor’s degree in educational psychology from Mississippi State University and her master’s degree incollege student personnel administration from the University of Central Arkansas. She lives in Auburn with her husband, Nick, and their two daughters, Hayden and Avery.
Submitted by: Vicky Santos