Krysti is the Director of Donor Event Strategy at the Institute for Humane Studies. Krysti works with gift officers to create meaningful events aimed to cultivate relationships with IHS supporters, alumni and faculty. Prior to joining IHS, Krysti worked on the development team at Koch Companies Public Sector. Previously, Krysti worked for Eberle Communications Group, a direct mail fundraising agency. Krysti has served in both a full-time role and on a volunteer basis at Joe Gibbs’s Youth For Tomorrow, a nonprofit organization which provides residential care and counseling to at-risk children and families.
A native of Wisconsin, Krysti grew up in Muskego, a suburb of Milwaukee. She attended Wisconsin Lutheran College, earning a BA in political science and communications. In the summer of 2005, Krysti interned for Congressman Paul Ryan, which ultimately led her to the DC area. In her spare time, Krysti enjoys cooking, traveling, and spending time with family. Krysti, her husband and young daughter currently reside in Centreville, VA.