Gemma Wenner

Assistant Professor and Program Director

School of Arts, Sciences & Business Gibbons Hall (GIB) 425 410-532-5512

Programs I teach...

School of Arts, Sciences and Business


  • Currently pursuing a Doctorate in Management, University of Maryland, University College
  • Master's in Tourism Administration, The George Washington University
  • Bachelor of Science in Business with a Minor in Hotel & Restaurant Management, University of Maryland
  • Attended the University of the Virgin Islands

Professional Experience

  • Owned and operated her own restaurant franchise
  • Co-founded the first Onion Festival in Mesilla Valley, New Mexico
  • Founded Guyana’s Coconut Festival
  • Served in the U.S. Army for 7 years

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish
  • English

A strong supporter of empowering women, Professor Wenner believes women are underrepresented in leadership positions and wants to do her part to change those statistics,  particularly in the hospitality industry.  

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