Kristi Wagner


Kristi markets and oversees the community capacity building programs for Dakota Resources. She is a trained facilitator and has delivered Dakota Resources Leadership Plenty SD and Creating Value Added Communities programs. Kristi is the owner and CEO of the Rushmore Center for Civic Leadership providing her clients with non-profit management & capital campaign fundraising; organization and workplace team building; training & educational workplace seminars. Her previous positions were in economic development, leadership training, fundraising, sales, marketing and public relations. She has served as a member of the board of directors to the South Dakota Department of Tourism, Rural Learning Center, Chiesman Endowment for Civic Education, University of South Dakota Farber Center and the South Dakota Issues Forums Steering Committee.