DEPARTMENT: Counseling Services
POSITION: Coachlink Coach
LOCATION: Main Campus, Harrisonburg | UC 248
PHONE: (540) 432-4327
Andrea Schrock Wenger graduated from EMU in 1986 with a bachelor of arts in English and a minor in journalism. She was privileged to participate in one of EMU’s first cross-cultural semesters in the Middle East in 1984.
Andrea’s role at EMU as a coach with the CoachLink program began in fall 2017. She became a certified life coach in January 2018 and runs her own private coaching practice.
From July 2006 through early January 2018, Andrea was director of EMU marketing and communications, where she gave oversight to a team of eight staff members who managed the EMU brand and told the story of EMU, gave leadership to crisis communication efforts, and served on strategic planning groups for the university.
From 2000 to 2003 Andrea was content manager for EMU’s website. She then worked as a planning analyst for Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg in strategic planning and new business development.
From 1987 to 2000, Andrea worked for the international aid and development organization, Mennonite Central Committee in Akron, Pa., and Whitesburg, Ky., filling roles as writer, editor, young adult international program administrator and program manager.The roles afforded opportunity to visit MCC programming in eastern Europe, southern Africa, Central America, the Caribbean, Canada and across the United States.
B.A., Eastern Mennonite University
MA in Community Psychology and Social Change, Penn State University