Karla Breister is the Outreach and Retention Specialist for the TRIO/SSS program at Marian University.
She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism from the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and a Master of Arts degree in Educational Technology from Marian University. She began her career at The Reporter/Gannett Wisconsin Media and then entered the non-profit world, serving as the Marketing & Membership Director of the Fond du Lac YMCA and then as Program Director for Solutions Center Shelter & Support Services.
A lifelong Fond du Lac resident, she is thrilled to have the opportunity to serve Marian University and its students. Karla and her husband, Terry, have one son. In addition to spending time with her family, Karla enjoys being crafty.