Wendy Hayum-Gross, LCPC NCC, is a licensed clinical professional counselor. She received her undergraduate degree from Western Illinois University and her M.S.Ed. in counseling from Northern Illinois University. Her clinical training included both the NIU Counseling and Development Center and a management role at the NIU Career Planning and Placement Offices.
Ms. Hayum-Gross began her career working in an employee assistance program (EAP) in Winfield where she counseled couples, individuals and families and managed educational outreach programs for companies and employees. As a small business owner for the past 30+ years, she has honed the professional experience that continues to give her a unique insight into career concerns and career coaching.