Wendy Guillies

Wendy Guillies is the president and chief executive officer of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.  Established in Kansas City, Missouri, by the late entrepreneur and philanthropist, Ewing Marion Kauffman, the Foundation is one of the largest private foundations in the United States with an asset base of more than $2 billion.

Guillies is a native of Kansas City, Kansas, and she and her husband are the proud parents of two daughters. She is a graduate of the University of Nebraska.

Uncommon Dreamers

09/07/17
We have made commitments to thousands of students, including Dreamers, and we will continue to do everything we can to honor those pledges and provide the opportunities for which they have worked so hard.
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An Open Letter from Wendy Guillies: Working Together to Fulfill an Uncommon Legacy

08/10/17
Mr. Kauffman believed, "... if we work together, there is no problem in the world that can stop us ..."
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Leadership, Ewing Kauffman, and the Kauffman School

06/28/16
President and CEO Wendy Guillies recognizes Hannah Lofthus for receiving the prestigious Ryan Award.
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