Darlene Kruse

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Fiscal Specialist


Darlene Kruse joined the FRI in July 2022 providing fiscal support and grant management assistance.  She has provided assistance for the grant proposal process, including budgeting.  Darlene has worked at The Wefa Group, The Iowa State Legislature, and the University of Missouri Division of Applied Social Sciences providing data analysis and budgeting support.  She earned a Bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics from the University of Missouri.