Wendy Bolyard, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor

Email Address: wendy.bolyard@ucdenver.edu

Primary Phone: 303-315-0148

Office Hours: By appointment


Wendy Bolyard serves as the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance campus director and clinical associate professor at University of Colorado Denver School of Public Affairs. Working in higher education for more than 25 years, and teaching for almost 15 years, Dr. Bolyard has worked for three public universities, a private urban university, a Fortune 500 company and a small nonprofit organization. She holds a BSJ and MA from West Virginia University and earned her PhD in Public Affairs from the University of Central Florida. Her dissertation was titled: “Identifying Factors that Influence Gender Disparities in Physicians’ Income: Implications for Public Policy.”

Education, Licensure & Certifications

Bachelor of Science in Journalism
West Virginia University

Master of Arts in Education Administration
West Virginia University

Doctor of Philosophy in Public Affairs
University of Central Florida

Curriculum Vitae


School of Public Affairs

CU Denver

Lawrence Street Center

1380 Lawrence Street


Denver, CO 80204


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