Full Name
Kerry Wefald
Job Title
Senior Director of Development/College of Agriculture
Kansas State University Foundation
Speaker Bio
Talk Title: KSU Update

Kerry Wefald serves as the Senior Director of Development for the College of Agriculture, Kansas State University Foundation. In her role, she optimizes relationships with food, agriculture, and business networks to support philanthropy for the college including the university’s current Ag Innovation Initiative. Prior to joining the KSU Foundation in 2022, Wefald served as the Director of Agricultural Marketing for the Kansas Department of Agriculture supporting domestic and international market development initiatives for 19 Kansas-grown and value-added commodities. During this tenure, Wefald also served as president of the North American Agricultural Marketing Officials professional organization.

Known as a foundation leader, Wefald believes that doing the little things right day in and out will lead to positive attention and growth opportunities in the workplace. Originally from a diversified crop and livestock farm in eastern Kansas, Wefald received both bachelor’s and master’s degrees from K-State prior to beginning her professional career in supply chain management with Neiman Marcus in Longview, Texas.
Kerry Wefald