Executive Director

Amy Krupp, MSARP, EDP


Amy joined the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership (DFP) as Executive Director in 2007. Amy’s primary responsibilities include coordination of all aspects of downtown development including business attraction and retention, business assistance, grant programs, special events, streetscape enhancements, public art, marketing and organizational management.

Amy is a certified Entrepreneurship Development Professional (EDP) through the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) and a certified Main Street America Downtown Revitalization Professional (MSARP) through Main Street America. She served on the Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Downtown Action Council from 2010-2019; serving as president from 2013-2015. She is a founding member and business coach of IGNITE! Small Business & Start Up Support of Fond du Lac County.

Amy is a member of Fond du Lac Noon Rotary, the Fond du Lac Loop Advisory Council, ‘Fondy 100 Gives’ and a 2009 graduate of Leadership Fond du Lac. In her free time, she enjoys volunteering with Fondy Junior Football and Fond du Lac Festivals.

Director of Communications &
Special Events

Megan Sigrist

920.322.2006, ext 2

Megan began working with the DFP as the Director of Communciations & Special Events in November 2023. She brings to the position over 16 years of event coordination and management experience, including over 6 years of experience working with non-profit organizations. Megan graduated with honors from Milwaukee Area Technical College with an Associate Degree in Meeting & Event Mangement.

Previously Megan worked as the Volunteer & Event Coordinator with Versiti Organ and Tissue in Milwaukee, where she coordinated events, fundraising, and community outreach at various levels throughout the State. During her time with Versiti, Megan also sat as an organizational representative on the Donate Life Wisconsin Board of Directors, serving as the Chair of their DMV Committee and the Lead of the DLW National Donate Life Month Action Team.

A Milwaukee native, Megan moved to Fond du Lac in 2020 and has been enjoying getting to know more about the Fond du Lac community and business owners through her role. Outside of work, you might find Megan spending time with her partner, family and pets, playing in axe and cornhole leagues, and singing any chance she gets.

Bookkeeper &
Research Assistant

Cindy Laubenstein

920.322.2006 ext. 3

Cindy joined the Downtown Fond du Lac Partnership in November of 2019. Prior to joining the DFP, Cindy has been the Office Manager & Bookkeeper at our very own downtown business, Edith’s Bridal. Previously she was Assistant Vice President of Bristol Morgan Bank (formerly known as Bank of Oakfield) for twenty-five years as well as serving as Town Treasurer for the Town of Leroy for 6 years. Cindy belongs to St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Village of Kekoskee. Cindy belongs to the Knowles Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary as a Trustee. Cindy is also active with the Altrusa International of Fond du Lac, Inc. Cindy served for 3 years on the Moraine Park Technical College District Board.

Special Events Coordinator

Kristin Santini

Kristin joined the DFP in the summer of 2024 and is also currently a Spectrum Specialist, a position she has had for the past 18 years. Kristin’s strong skills in organization and attention to detail, combined with her clear communication style and proactive problem-solving abilities made her a clear fit for the DFP event team.

Kristin is a Fond du Lac native and avid Farmers Market attendee who enjoys all the festivities the area has to offer. In her free time Kristin loves to spend as much time as she can with her grandson and traveling with friends.

Special Events Intern

Emily Taylor

Emily Taylor joined the DFP in the summer of 2024. Emily is a Senior at St. Mary’s Springs Academy where she is very involved as a member of various clubs including student council, yearbook, campus ministry, and a local Fond du Lac leadership program called Youth Leadership.

Emily is also very involved in her community and her congregation at Shepherd of the Hills Parish where she continues to volunteer in her free time. Emily is also very active in her athletic life and strives to pursue college soccer along with a degree in Business Marketing.

Special Event & Marketing Intern

Maddy Wahl

(920) 322-2006, ext. 4

Maddy joined the DFP in the summer of 2024. Maddy graduated from St. Mary Springs Academy the same year, where she completed a Youth Apprenticeship Program in which she was introduced to and enjoyed the business side of marketing. Maddy will be pursing an Associate degree in Marketing through Fox Valley Technical College starting in the fall of 2024.

Along with completing her Youth Apprenticeship, Maddy was also a member of the Honor Society and played Varsity Softball all 4 years of high school. During her free time, she enjoys being in Minocqua at her family’s cabin, being outdoors in nature, and spending time with friends.