Gold Crew | Briar Cliff University

Gold Crew



The mission of the Gold Crew is to strengthen the relationship between alumni and the University with an emphasis on enhancing relationships among the young alumni, developing a culture of stewardship of alumni toward Briar Cliff University and providing alumni opportunities to participate in the Briar Cliff University community while representing our Catholic Franciscan mission.

Gold Crew Subcommittees

Events – This committee will assist the Alumni Director and University Relations with the planning and logistical execution of alumni engagement events. Events may include but are not limited to: Homecoming, Alumni Weekend, College World Series and RAGBRAI.

Outreach – The responsibility of this subcommittee is to communicate Gold Crew information to the Briar Cliff alumni community. This subcommittee will assist with identifying opportunities to recognize and highlight alumni stories, recruit volunteers and engage alumni with social media engagement

Development – This committee will establish and maintain connections with current students to raise awareness about the Gold Crew and promote involvement upon graduation. This committee will act as a liaison between the Gold Crew and the Senior Legacy Committee and assist with programming such as Toast to the Tassel and fundraising campaigns.

Get involved with the Gold Crew by contacting Monica Curry, Director of Development and Alumni Relations, at or 712-279-1719.

Michael Rykaczewski

"It doesn't matter where you're from. The faculty and staff are unbelievably supportive and they want to see you succeed. My choice to come here could not have worked out any better."

Michael Rykaczewski

Doctor of Physical Therapy