Kansas Wesleyan has announced the addition of Joyce Volk to its advancement team, effective immediately. Volk joins the staff as a community relations representative.
“Joyce Volk is one of the best examples of great community relations in the region,” said Ken Oliver, executive vice president of University Advancement and Operations. “His passion for Salina stands out in the community. When the opportunity arose to add him to our team, it was a no-brainer. She will be an excellent representative of KWU!
Volk, originally from Kansan, spent nearly 30 years in Salina, where she raised a family and became a community leader. Not only has she had two successful careers in sales – one in radio and one in insurance – but she has served on numerous non-profit boards in the area, including Friends of the Smoky Hill Museum, the Salina Child Care Association, the Salina Area United Way and the Salina. Regional Chamber of Commerce. She owns Joyce Volk Insurance Agency, located just across Highland Avenue from the KWU campus.
Volk will be invited to attend community events as a representative of KWU and to develop connections for the university with businesses, organizations and individuals to advance the university’s mission and strategic plan.