Alec was born in London, UK and moved to South Africa at the age of eight. Coached in speech and drama from nine, it became clear early on that she would follow a career in the creative arts. After leaving school, she trained further in speech, drama and music. The early 90’s saw her enter the advertising industry first as a copywriter, then as creative director of a television commercial production house. Alec returned to the UK in 1991.
Alec co-founded GOD TV with Rory Alec in 1995 as the UK and Europe’s first daily Christian television network – broadcasting two hours a day on Rupert Murdoch’s SKY platform. The network grew rapidly over the past 21 years, now with a broadcast reach of 951 million viewers.
With a background in commercial media, Alec aims to see “a revolution of excellence and creativity” in Christian media. Her objective is to make Christian television relevant to the unchurched and to reach a younger demographic of viewers. She has been called a 'trendsetter for the Christian world'.
Over the past two decades Alec has worked as GOD TV’s Creative Director and Director of Television responsible for the network’s international branding and programming line-up. She has also been the network's president. Alec is the host of Word From The Heart and An Evening With Wendy on GOD TV.
Alec has represented GOD TV at several international conferences including: the Women on the Frontlines World Convention 2015 at Angelus Temple in Los Angeles and the Empowered21 Jerusalem 2015 Global Congress.
Alec published the first book in her highly successful Chronicles of Brothers series, The Fall of Lucifer, in January 2006. She published the second book, Messiah—The First Judgement in November 2007, Son of Perdition in December 2009, and A Pale Horse in December 2012. with nearly a million books sold, now Alec has turned her hand to screenwriting,already having completed the first screenplay The Fall of Lucifer and is now developing Chronicles into a TV series in the genre of 'Game of Thrones'. Mark Ordesky,Producer of 'Lord of the Rings',quotes "Chronicles of Brothers is the greatest canvas for film making."
Alec published an autobiography, Against All Odds, in 2001. 'She is also the author of 'Journal of the Unknown Prophet', which is presented as a prophetic revelation given to her by God. Visions From Heaven - Visitations To My Father's Chamber is Alec's second 'prophetic' journal.
Alec has been recognised for her work at In the media arena with a Global Platinum Award from the Global Media Summit in 2016.
She has also received awards from the Christian Broadcasting Council of the UK for her work on projects including The Global Day of Prayer Live. and Gold awards for 'Best Ministry TV Program' and 'Best Music TV Programme'.Underneath her leadership at GOD TV as Director of Television,her production teams won over 20 Angel Awards.
Alec has also received awards for her writing. She received an 'Outstanding Contribution to Literature Award' for Chronicles of Brothers and the Journal of the Unknown Prophet, all four of Chronicles won the Best Fiction Award at Eden( the UKs largest online Christian Bookstore) and Wendy Alec also received the award for 'Outstanding Fiction Writer' for Chronicles of Brothers in the Exceptional Writers Awards.