CohenTaylor is proud to present People Incorporated’s new Chief Operating Officer, Wendy Waddell. A leader in mental health and psychiatric services, Waddell brings more than 25 years of experience to the role.
Waddell joins People Incorporated with deep expertise. Most recently, she was Director of Inpatient Mental Health at Regions Hospital in Saint Paul, Minnesota, where she played a key role overseeing and transforming inpatient mental health services over the past 14 years. Previous to that, she directed psychiatric services for large hospital systems in Dallas, Texas.
For this transition, CohenTaylor partnered with People Incorporated, the largest provider of community mental health services in Minnesota. A nonprofit organization, People Incorporated serves people with mental illness in the Minneapolis and Saint Paul metro area. Founded in 1969, they now operate 65 programs including crisis residences, outpatient clinics, outreach to the homeless, residential treatment locations, case management, and in-home health services.