The Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes (CSA) is pleased to announce its recent hire of Dusty Krikau as the new Director of Mission Advancement. Krikau will be responsible for developing and implementing methods to promote CSA’s identity and image, coordinating publicity for special events and major stories, and acting as a consultant with the community for public relations.
Sister Jean Steffes, general superior for CSA, said, “Dusty Krikau brings a wealth of experience to the Congregation of Sisters of St. Agnes (CSA) as our Director of Mission Advancement. Her recent work in communication and special events with the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership as well as her roles in volunteer coordination and community service-learning provide good background for her roles in communication and development for CSA. I am especially impressed by her ability to integrate CSA’s mission into goals and planning for this newly established office. With a blend of reflection and action-orientation, she brings a fresh approach to our outreach.”
Prior to joining the CSA, Krikau served as the Director of Communication & Special Events for the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership where she was the primary contact for media relations, organizational communication, and special events, including the downtown Farmers Market and Fondue Fest. She brings more than ten years of experience in communication, social media, web development, and relationship management in addition to her knowledge of event planning. Krikau holds a bachelor’s degree in Public Communication from of the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire and completed her M.Ed. in College Student Personnel and Administration at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia.