Advisory Board

The Wendt Advisory Board consists of five University Faculty/Staff members who serve as advisers to the Wendt Character Initiative Director and staff.

The Advisory Board meets regularly to discuss the Initiative and ensure it continues to fulfill its mission to "engage the university community in a cooperative and spirited effort to foster intellectual understanding of and personal commitment to leading lives of purpose and excellent moral character."


 Mike Durnin Advisory Board (Resized)     Adam Hoffman Advisory Board

Coach Mike Durnin
Assistant Head Football Coach,
Defensive Line Coach, and
Special Teams Coordinator

    Dr. Adam Hoffman 
Associate Professor of
Environmental Chemistry

Wendt Advisory Board Member     ‌ Mary Anne Knefel Advisory Board

Dr. Peg Kerr
Professor and Nursing Department Head

    Professor Mary Anne Knefel 
University Librarian
‌‌Bonnie Sue Lewis Advisory Board     ‌ Mick Miyamoto Advisory Board
Dr. Bonnie Sue Lewis 
Associate Professor of Mission
and Native American Christianity
    Dr. Mick Miyamoto 
Vice President and Dean of Student Life,
Assistant Football Coach/Tight Ends
Wendt Advisory Board Member      

Mr. Mike Willis
Director of Media Services