Wendy Croskrey received her BFA in 1985 from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis. She obtained her MFA in 1990 with a concentration in sculpture from Ohio State University in Columbus. Croskrey has served as an assistant professor at Arizona State University. She has been an Alaska resident since 1990, and is currently an associate professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. She has had solo and two-person exhibitions at the University of Tasmania, Australia, Anchorage Museum, and Ohio State University Gallery. Croskrey’s work has also been included in juried and invitational gallery exhibitions around the world. She has been a visiting artist and presented workshops in Alaska, Arizona, Canada, Colorado and Minnesota. Croskrey has commissions in various regions of the country including Alaska and the Midwest.