Pat has always been an achiever; ambitious, self-made, workaholic, but down to earth person. She came into CMD in 1993 at a time of change and possible extreme growth for the center and her role as director as been both challenging and exciting. As Director she does not just set-out ambitious goals…she motivates her team to deliver. Her team has embraced her “secret weapon” that “opens doors like magic” – superior customer service and a customized approach to each client’s training goals.
Pat brings over 20 years’ experience in leadership, sales & customer service to CMD and is most fulfilled when helping people (her staff as well as others) grow professionally.
Pat, who is a cancer survivor, and her husband have two adult children, eight grandchildren and spend most of their free time traveling around watching their grandchildren in the various sports they are involved in.
Pat’s direct line is 316-978-5353
Paula Mary SeiwertAssociate Director
Paula is a graduate of Wichita State University with a BS in Business Administration and an MBA. With experience in banking and aircraft, Paula brings a Continuous Improvement and Six Sigma background to support the Operations Management side of CMD.
Paula was raised in Wichita, where her and her husband live on the west side. She has a 24 year old daughter completing Veterinarian School at KSU, and a 21 year old daughter completing a Marketing degree at WSU.
Paula’s direct line is 316-978-5144
Wendy HoltEvent/Program Manager
Wendy has been working in higher education for 18 years in the areas of student development, organization advising and event planning. She received her Master’s degree in College Student Development & Counseling from Northeastern University in Boston.
She met her husband Kris at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach and the aviation industry eventually brought them here to Wichita. They are kept busy with their 4 year old daughter Cassie.
Wendy’s direct line is 316-978-5146
Wilma HartProgram Coordinator
Besides the day to day contact with our participates, Wilma works with the mailing list to keep it up to date and robust.
A Wichita East High graduate, Wilma has a long history with the Girl Scouts as the Training Director before joining CMD in 2005. She is a graduate of Friends University with a BS in Human Resource Management.
Wilma has four grandchildren which keeps her and her husband very busy going to sporting event. Wilma is a long time/avid Shocker fan traveling with the various teams to cheer them on.
Wilma’s direct line is 316-978-5151
James SannyMedia Manager
James graduated with a BA in Communications and has a background in marketing. Along with his experience in marketing, he has also built a photography business with his wife, photographing weddings, families and freelance assignments for various publications. He has a passion for all things creative and automotive.
In his free time, James loves to travel, hike and camp with his wife. Among the many items on their bucket list- to hike in each one of the National Parks together.
James’ direct line is 316-978-7310