Wendy Ponting

As CFO, Wendy provides executive leadership, vision, and strategic oversight for the overall operating, financial and administrative activities of the Foundation.

Contact Wendy at wponting@cfcollier.org.

Wendy provides investment management oversight and works actively with the Investment Committee to develop investment policy and asset allocation. She joined the Community Foundation of Collier County staff as their Chief Financial Officer in June 2021 when she moved to Naples. Prior to joining the CFCC team, Wendy served for 23 years at the Greater Milwaukee Foundation. Her last position at GMF was VP of Finance and Controller She received her Bachelor’s in Accounting and Master’s in Science Management from Cardinal Stritch University.

Wendy enjoys biking, paddle boarding, and sailing with her husband Glenn and dog Lucky. She looks forward to learning about what makes Naples unique and becoming part of the community.