KRISTA DEKRYGER is currently Program Manager for Pathbuilders, Inc. Pathbuilders partners with Fortune-ranked organizations to help them create gender-diverse senior leadership teams through formal mentoring programs and customized solutions. Prior to this role, she spent over 15 years in non-profits and their operational, departmental, and programmatic development. Her background and experience includes working with governmental agencies/officials, Fortune 100 companies, non-profits, higher education, the military, museum personnel, celebrities, school systems and their administrators.
Krista served as Vice President – Operations and Talent Development for Junior Achievement of Georgia, a Transition Specialist at Wounded Warrior Regiment, Wounded Warrior Battalion West for the United States Marine Corps on Camp Pendleton, Director for Instructional Initiatives |Business Manager | Facilitator for Uncommon Leadership, LLC, and as the Vice President of Education for New York City’s Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum.
Krista was awarded the 2013 Wounded Warrior Regiment Civilian of the Year and is also proud of her work with over 300 transitioning Marines and their spouses during a privately-run career transition program which traveled to North Carolina and California monthly. She is a certified Myers Briggs Type Indicator and Strong Interest Inventor assessor and used this training to help guide service members and military spouses in their career paths.
Krista is honored to be the Chief Communications Officer for VETLANTA. Krista maintains VETLANTA’s presence here and on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
Krista is married to Major Timothy deKryger, USMC (ret).