Wendy Lang joined the Texas Housing Foundation team in November 2017 as the Accountant. In June 2020 a staff restructuring placed Wendy as the head of the accounting department. In December 2020, she was officially named as Controller for the Texas Housing Foundation. In her position, Wendy is responsible for the oversight of accounting operations and financial management of 20 managed partnership properties, 6 major corporate/administrative affiliate entities, and over 27 general partnership entities.
Wendy earned her Bachelor of Business Administration with a focus in accounting from the University of Central Texas (Killeen, TX) in May 1995. Prior to joining THF, she enjoyed a rewarding fifteen-year career in municipal government finance with the Cities of Copperas Cove, Woodway, Killeen, Cottonwood Shores, and finally 5 years as Director of Finance for the City of Granite Shoals. While with the City of Granite Shoals, she earned the designation as a Certified Government Finance Officer with the Government Finance Officers Association of Texas (GFOAT) as well as served several years as a board member for GFOAT. Her accomplishments at the City of Granite Shoals included the City being awarded the Texas Comptroller Leadership Circle Gold Member status as well as building a healthy 90-day fund balance reserve and achieving an increased Standard and Poor’s credit rating of five notches to an ‘A’ from a ‘BB+’ saving the City thousands of dollars of bond issue interest. Wendy’s past experience also included 5 years as a Texas certified elementary school teacher.
Wendy and her husband, Clint, have a blended family of 6 sons, 2 daughters, and a granddaughter. They live on Lang family land in Lampasas and are active members of the First Baptist Church of Lampasas where Wendy serves as Assistant Church Clerk and volunteers with Vacation Bible School. Wendy enjoys traveling, landscaping, arts & crafts, and any time spent with family.