Meet Brianna Cyr
Bri joined Ripon in 2016 as Associate Director of Development. Throughout the year, Bri visits with alumni and friends of Ripon in California, Colorado, Chicago, Washington DC, and the East Coast to provide updates on College projects and work with donors to achieve their giving goals. Additionally, Bri leads the College’s planned giving program where she assists individuals and families write their Ripon legacies. She is a graduate of Lake Forest College where she majored in Biology and History. In her free time she enjoys hiking, yoga, and reading.
If you are interested in discussing your philanthropic goals with Bri while she is traveling in your area, please reach her at [email protected]
What do you love most about Ripon College and your involvement here? The students. Ripon College truly has some of the kindest, hardworking, creative individuals I’ve ever worked with.
What advice would you give to a potential donor who is considering investing in Ripon? Many alumni and friends prefer to make gifts of appreciated stocks, bonds, mutual funds, exchange traded funds (ETFs), or Qualified Charitable Distributions through an IRA.
Why do you think giving back is important to the advancement of Ripon and its students? Giving back is utterly critical to Ripon and our students. Your gifts to Ripon help provide a transformational undergraduate experience for every student, regardless of their financial background.