Biography: K. Wendy Holden, M.P.A. Wendy Holden is a proven leader with a record of consistently achieving quality results in large, complex organizations. As a business consultant at Flat World, LLC, she uses a wide range of consulting, coaching and management tools, ranging from strategic and business planning to continuous quality improvement. Her public sector career includes serving as the Director of Performance and Accountability, Washington State Department of Health, the Deputy Director, Community, Trade and Economic Development, Deputy Executive Director & Operations Director, Port of Olympia, Deputy Director, Washington State Employment Security Department Director, Washington State Department of General Administration Executive Director, Commission on Efficiency and Accountability and Assistant Director, Management and Productivity, Office of Financial Management. Holden has an M.P.A. from Evans School, University of Washington, a B.A. in General Studies, University of Washington and is a graduate of the State and Local Senior Executive Program, John F. Kennedy School at Harvard University.