Ms. Wendy Kingerlee is the Sponsored Research Officer for government proposals and awards for the Center. She supports the scientific staff by offering guidance throughout the proposal process providing accurate and efficient proposal submissions. She identifies government funding opportunities and assists in the preparation and review of proposal forms and documents, also serving as a liaison with agency representatives.
Along with managing and facilitating pre-award sponsored research activities she is also a project support specialist and assists the scientific staff with managing requirements, budgets and terms of their awards. In both roles she works closely with the finance staff.
Ms. Kingerlee was previously employed by the Agriculture Department in the County of Santa Cruz, California. She received her B.S. in Plant and Soil Science from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.