Season three | Episode 8
Dr. Walter Wendler
President, Texas A&M University
Since graduating from high school in 1968, Dr. Walter Wendler has worked and lived in many places throughout the United States. During that time, he has helped build and establish many strong cultures throughout many organizations. Now the president of West Texas A&M University, Dr. Wendler continues to promote the importance of service, leadership, and community as well as a strong sense of pride.
In this episode, you’ll hear Dr. Wendler share stories about the importance of investing in the youth of West Texas as well as the ingredients to any healthy culture. You’ll also hear about the leadership style of former co-founder of Southwest Airlines, Herb Kelleher is like as well as what is Dr. Wendler’s biggest dream. If you want some inspiration in your day, you won’t want to miss this episode.
Season Three continues to tell the untold stories of the dreams, successes, challenges and legacies of a few of our favorite friends and neighbors. Each episode, we’ll explore the people that embody the never-say-never, get-the-job-done spirit that shines through everywhere you look in West Texas. We’re getting people talking, so listen in. We hope you’ll learn something and have a little fun along the way.
Host: Amy Punchard, Co-Host: Jared May