WENDY BASSUK

Community Volunteer

WENDY BASSUK

Wendy has 25 years of experience in the corporate world including roles in the General Counsel’s office at American Express, Compliance at Cendant Corporation, Sales at Pitney Bowes, and others.

After 9/11, she shifted her focus to the not-for-profit sector where she spent multiple years in operational and fundraising roles at Cancer Hope Network, an organization focused on providing hope to cancer patients around the world. Her interest in diversity & inclusion and her passion for helping others led her to Runway of Dreams. She has been instrumental in its success by providing initial launch support, strategic thought partnership, and active volunteering since 2014. Today, she remains passionate about the cause and committed to realizing the Runway of Dreams vision.

Wendy has an BA in Marketing from Hofstra University and a Paralegal Certification from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Wendy enjoys spending time traveling, playing tennis, and family time with her husband and two teenagers.