Wendy grew up in Michigan. After graduating from the University of Michigan with a BFA in graphic design, she moved to NYC and worked as a children’s book editor. At the same time, she began writing books and creating collage illustrations for magazines, ads, and books.
Wendy has written books for Nickelodeon, Disney, and Children’s Television Workshop featuring popular characters including Dora the Explorer, Diego, SpongeBob, Fairly Oddparents, Backyardigans, Rugrats, Sesame Street, Barbie, and the Disney princesses.
Wendy lives in Remsenburg, New York. She likes to swim, sing, paint, and spend time with her photographer husband Jon (whose photos are often in Wendy’s collages) and her amazing 12-year-old son, Jonah.