William Woods University announced today that former KRCG 13 news director, anchor and reporter Dan Diedriech will be the new Vice President for Advancement.
He will be in charge of the development, alumni and university relations and marketing.
WWU president Jahnae Barnett showed her support for Diedriech.
â??We are pleased to have someone with so much development experience join our team," Barnett said.
â??We look forward to the many things we know the areas of his responsibility can accomplish with his guidance. There is no question that his knowledge of the community is a significant asset.â??
Diedriech said it is an honor to be working for WWU.
Most recently, Diedriech was senior director of development for colleges and units at the University of Missouri-St. Louis.
Prior to that he worked at Westminster College as assistant vice president for college relations and vice president for institutional advancement.
He also spent eight years as executive director of university relations at Lincoln University.