Holly Brenner – 2014 YP of the Year
2014 Future 5 recipient, Holly Brenner, vice president of strategic development and marketing at Agnesian HealthCare, was also named 2014 Young Professional of the Year. A young professional of the highest caliber, Brenner genuinely gives of her time and talents. Whether behind the scenes making things happen or leading an initiative from start to finish, Brenner is known for her incredible passion and innovative approach.
“My work as a leader within Agnesian HealthCare has offered me ample opportunity to be involved and engaged in our community,” stated Brenner. “I am committed to the future of Fond du Lac and pushing the envelope to set up important forward-thinking programs that benefit our community.”
Brenner has distinguished herself by going above and beyond what is expected. Professionally, Brenner has excelled in numerous positions, always focused on greatness and dreaming big. Recruited to join Agnesian HealthCare, Brenner has spent three years advancing the organization and making a name for herself. Earlier this year, Brenner was recognized as the Top Hospital Marketer by a national industry organization and was also recognized by the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh as the “Distinguished Alumnus” for the College of Business.
In addition to professional accomplishments, Brenner’s volunteer resume is extensive. Upon completion of her MBA, Brenner made a deliberate decision to dedicate even more of herself to volunteerism. She currently serves as the board president of the Fond du Lac Family YMCA, is a board member of the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh MBA Advisory Board and the Fond du Lac Convention and Visitors Bureau. She is an active member and past office holder of the Service League of Fond du Lac, chairperson of the Fond du Lac community visioning and strategic planning initiative, and committee member of the Fond du Lac Noon Rotary, Well city Fond du Lac, Healthy Fond du Lac 2020, and the Fond du Lac Loop. Additionally, in January, she will begin her first term as a member of the Fond du Lac Area Association of Commerce Board of Directors.
Brenner’s most recent initiative was a result of her involvement in the Leadership Fond du Lac program, wherein she along with a team of leaders developed a community visioning project. “The goal of our project was to facilitate the development of a community-wide vision and strategic plan,” explained Brenner. Lucky for Fond du Lac, Brenner has been nominated and accepted the responsibility of leading the community visioning and strategic planning project as the project chairperson.
Dedicated and hardworking, Holly Brenner has been instrumental in numerous professional and community advancements here in Fond du Lac. Her many contributions, on top of her qualifications as one of the 2014 Future 5 support Holly Brenner as being named 2014 Young Professional of the Year.