Wendy Tigges Young

Profile Updated: May 16, 2018
Residing In: SanAntonio, TX USA
Spouse/Partner: Jed
Children: Megan born 1992. Graduated from Iowa State 2014. Now lives and works in Minneapolis.
Mallory born More…1994. Attending Iowa State. Currently working as a horse trainer/riding instructor at Stage Coach Stables in Ames. Coaches IU Equestrian Club eventing team.
Occupation / Where you work:

I am a Care Coordinator (Nurse Navigator). I work with breast cancer patients. I work at Unitypoint Health-St. Luke's Hospital Cedar Rapids, Iowa. I have been a nurse here for 27 years.

Update us on your life since graduation:

Have been married for 31 years. Spent our first year in Corpus Christi, TX. Have been in Cedar Rapids, Iowa for the last 30. I worked as an OR nurse for roughly 22 years, although I did take some time off to be a stay-at-home mom. I did a lot of volunteering at the schools and as a school foundation board member. Have been in my current position about 5 years. We have traveled abroad some and plan to do more! Now living in San Antonio, Texas.
Looking forward to retirement!

What do you like to do in your spare time?

I am vice presdent of a local non-profit that supports cancer patients and their families(meetings, fund raisers, workshops etc.). We enjoy tailgating at ISU football games. We are having fun being empty nesters, visiting our daughters/families, going to the cabin in Minnesota and traveling.

Do you still see/talk to/hang out with any classmates? Who?

Just on Facebook.

Favorite high school memory:

Running at Drake stadium for state track and Drake relays. Cheerleading.

Share an interesting adventure, accomplishment or place you visited:

Have been to Greece, France, Belgium and Italy. Am hoping to travel more! Brugge/Bruges Belgium is a must see. Can't wait to go back!

How often do you get back to Ames? Do you still have family there?

We get to Ames often as my youngest daughter lives there. My folks, younger sister and my younger brother are all still in Ames. We enjoy tailgating at ISU football games.

Future dreams or ambitions:

Travel with family and friends. Grandchildren! Retirement.

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