|First seen||"Thicker Than Water"|
|Series lifespan||"Thicker Than Water" to "Reconciliation"|
|Portrayed by||Michael Tourek|
|Age||Early to Mid 40's|
|Killed Victims||0-1 killed|
|Cause of Death||Shot by Phil Bushey|
- "Did I hear you right, Greg? You throwing your lot in with the guy who tried to murder everyone with that virus of his?"
- —Wendell asking Greg why he's supporting Big Jim after he tried to kill them all.[src]
Before the DomeEdit
Hardly anything is known about Wendell's life before the dome came down, except that he is a resident of Chester's Mill.
Under the DomeEdit
Wendell is first seen when he's guarding Ollie's farm. He is then later seen arrive with the rest of the farmers and Ollie himself. The farmers park their trucks in a circle, trapping Big Jim, Barbie, Linda, Junior, and Carter in the middle. After Carter ignores Ollie in stepping away from his well, Wendell shoots Carter in the kneecap, under Ollie Dinsmore's orders. Wendell later tells Ollie that he wasn't working for him. He only 'helped' Ollie to protect the well, but after the well is blown, he leaves Ollie.
Wendell is first seen arguing with Greg about Big Jim's plan of poisoning the town, Wendell disagreed strongly and told Julia that he hopes they come to the right verdict. Later he pulls a gun out during the town meeting, and tries shooting James Rennie, however he is soon disarmed by Dale Barbara then shot in the chest by Phil Bushey. His death lead to Rebecca seriously considering her past decisions and whether Big Jim's decisions were the right ones, it also lead to Phil losing his role as sheriff.
|Season 1 appearances|
|"Pilot"||"The Fire"||"Manhunt"||"Outbreak"||"Blue on Blue"|
|"The Endless Thirst"||"Imperfect Circles"||"Thicker Than Water"||"The Fourth Hand"||"Let the Games Begin"|
|"Speak of the Devil"||"Exigent Circumstances"||"Curtains"|
|Season 2 appearances|
|"Heads Will Roll"||"Infestation"||"Force Majeure"||"Revelation"||"Reconciliation"|
|"In the Dark"||"Going Home"||"Awakening"||"The Red Door"||"The Fall"|
|"Black Ice"||"Turn"||"Go Now"|
- ↑ It's unknown if Carter survived the shooting.