Meet our staff!
Program Director: Dr. Wendi Jenkins
Program Coordinator: Kayla Perez
Dr. Wendi M. Jenkins
Serves as the Director of the Columbus State University Servant Leadership Program. She coordinates and teaches the eight LEAD courses that serve as the academic foundation of the undergraduate program. She holds an Ed. D in Higher Education from Columbus State University, Ed.S. in Instructional Technology from the University of West Georgia, a M.Ed. in Secondary Education from Columbus State University, and a B.S. in Secondary Education/English from Columbus State University. She has previously worked at Hardaway High School, St. Anne/Pacelli School, and TSYS.
Mrs. Kayla F. Perez
Serves as the College and Community Coordinator for the Center for Servant Leadership at the Pastoral Institute in Columbus, Georgia. Kayla coordinates volunteer agency placements and mentoring for the Servant Leadership Program. Kayla also directs the Associate Program, recruiting new students each semester who are interested in learning about the servant leadership philosophy. Kayla holds a B.A. in Communication from Columbus State University and is a graduate of the Servant Leadership Program.