Marylu Dykstra

marylu-dykstra-cropped1Marylu Dykstra is a Principal with Sirius Resources LLC. She has over twenty years experience in strategic planning, marketing, product development, training design, facilitation, and information organization. Prior to forming Sirius Resources LLC in 1999, Marylu spent 12 plus years in research, marketing, product marketing, and training with Steelcase Inc.

Marylu is currently on the Board of Directors for the International Society of Experimental Artists, serving as strategic planning and communications director. Additionally, Marylu volunteers at the Women’s Resource Center, leading ‘mock interviews’ for program participants and sits on the Fund Development Committee of the YWCA.

Sirius Resources LLC is a member of the West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum. She served as the 2009 and 2010 president of the Board of Directors of the West Michigan Sustainable Business Forum, as well as serving as the secretary of the Michigan Coalition Against Homelessness. Marylu is a 2006 graduate of Leadership West Michigan and has supported LWM efforts on the executive committee. Marylu also helps unemployed people re-enter the workforce through a program she founded called The Pay It Forward Job Network.