(written from a Production point of view)
Wendy Ruiz is the visual effects coordinator for the remastered Original Series which began in 2006. In the episode "The Menagerie, Part I" she was one of the Starfleet extras, who were digitally brought into the new matte painting.
Ruiz is a project manager at CBS Digital since September 1997.
Other projects for which Ruiz served as visual effects coordinator include the action film Blast! (2004, with CG supervisor Niel Wray), the comedy A Cinderella Story (2004, with John Billingsley), Riding the Bullet (2004, alongside digital effects artist Niel Wray and digital compositor Nicki Kreitzman), and the television film Category 6: Day of Destruction (2004, also alongside Wray and Kreitzman).