Advancement Directory

Barb RezacBarb Rezac

vice president for advancement

Phone: 605-668-1292

After a long and successful career in education and fundraising at Sacred Heart School in Yankton, Barb started leading the advancement team at Mount Marty College in January 2012. She now oversees and leads all the efforts of the advancement office, which includes fundraising, alumni relations, and outreach and events. She earned a Bachelor of Arts in education from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a Master of Education from the University of South Dakota.


Dave Dickes

David Dickes '76

Advancement Officer 

Phone: 605-668-1526

Dave joined the Mount Marty Advancement team in 2013. He works with donors to help move Mount Marty forward. He has over 30 years of sales and marketing experience, primarily in the pharmaceutical industry. Dave is a 1976 graduate of Mount Marty College, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in business administration.


Shannon ViereckShannon Viereck

advancement officer & Director of annual giving

Phone: 605-668-1467

Shannon has worked in higher education since 2007, and joined the Mount Marty Advancement team in 2012. She works with donors, businesses and alumni to raise scholarship funds and help move the college forward. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Augustana University.


Amy HeimesAmy Heimes

Coordinator for advancement services

Phone: 605-668-1542

Amy is the front door of the advancement office and is ready to help answer any questions you may have. Since she has worked at Mount Marty College for more than 11 years, she is well educated on all the procedures and departments at the college. Amy worked in the College's registrar office for seven years, before transitioning to the advancement office in 2012.




Ashley GulliksonAshley Gullikson

Director of Alumni Relations

Phone: 605-668-4020

Ashley has worked at Mount Marty College since 2014 and started out in the admissions office. In 2015, she transitioned to her current role in the alumni office. She works with alumni to build relationships and volunteer opportunities, including committees and councils, and would love to hear your ideas. She earned a bachelor of arts degree in business administration from the University of South Dakota.