Wanda grew up working at the Casselton Drug, but began her career as ͞a pharmacist͟ in 1974 after graduating from the North Dakota State University, College of Pharmacy. In 1981, her Dad sold the Casselton Drug and Wanda began work at the Rose Medical Center Hospital Pharmacy in Denver, CO. She was there for two years and then moved to Rochester, MN to begin her career with Abbott Laboratories. Her final position with Abbott was her dream job as the Pharmaceutical Products Division, Director of Training and Development. After 20 years, Wanda moved back to Fargo to spend more time with her Mom. Within 2 weeks of her return, in October of 2003, Wanda was hired as the Experiential Director in the NDSU School of Pharmacy.In 2015, Wanda retired from NDSU to spend more time at her most favorite place in the world……….her family’s lake home on Lake Sallie. She loves to volunteer, help others meet their personal and professional goals, sing in the Fargo First Assembly Prime Time Choir, and plant flowers in the spring.