Wendi Hurd

Human Resources Manager
Marion, VA

“There are so many Outstanding Women in Manufacturing in this area and to be recognized as one of them is a tremendous honor. Since coming to Woodgrain over 3 years ago now, I’ve seen what a huge part women play in the manufacturing arena. I’ve been very blessed to be recognized by my team at Woodgrain for this honor. It’s very important to me to show women of all ages that it’s never too late to start something new or accomplish a goal. When you have a great team behind you, the sky is the limit. Thank you all again for this honor.” – Wendi Hurd


Wendi Hurd was nominated by her coworker, Michael Lineberry, Production Manager at Woodgrain. He had the following to say about Wendi:

Wendi has positively impacted Woodgrain by bringing in a higher quality of employee, and improving employee and management communications to help create a better work environment.

She has positively impacted her fellow employees by starting management safety committees to improve safety.

Wendi exemplifies what it means to be an Outstanding Woman in Manufacturing by empowering others to strive to be more with hard work and determination. No matter what your gender, success starts with you!


*All information taken from submission nomination form.