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Minnesota Association of School Administrators
2016-17 Standing Committee Assignments

2016-17 MASA Executive Development Committee:
The Executive Development Committee works with the association staff to support excellent professional development for MASA members. Committee members assess member needs, review current services, explore possible additional services, and review the bylaws and recommend changes when appropriate. The Committee will also advise and inform the process of planning conferences, workshops and other means of providing a diverse and meaningful menu of learning options. 
           
Chair Region 4 Jeremy Kovash Lakes Country Service Cooperative Service Provider jkovash@lcsc.org
Chair-Elect Region 1 Jeff Elstad Byron Public Schools Superintendent jeff.elstad@byron.k12.mn.us






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2015-17 Region 1 Tammy Berg-Beniak Pine Island Public Schools Superintendent tammyb@pineisland.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 1 Mike Funk Albert Lea Area Schools Superintendent mike.funk@alschools.org
2015-17 Region 2 Rachel Udstuen Spring Grove Public Schools  Superintendent rachel.udstuen@springgrove.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 4 Phil Jensen Hawley Public Schools Superintendent pjensen@hawley.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 5 Stephen Jones Little Falls Community Schools Superintendent sjones@lfalls.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 Julia Espe Princeton Public Schools Superintendent julia.espe@isd477.org
2015-17 Region 6 Ray Queener Cambridge-Isanti Public Schools Superintendent rqueener@cambridge.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 Mark Schmitz Resource Training & Solutions Service Provider mschmitz@resourcetraining.com
2015-17 Region 6 Scott Staska Rocori Public Schools Superintendent staskas@rocori.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 7 Diane Rauschenfels University of MN, Duluth Subscription djrausch@d.umn.edu
2015-17 Region 9 Tim Collins Hastings Public Schools Superintendent tcollins@hastings.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 9 Janet Mohr Board of School Administrators (BOSA) Service Provider janet.mohr@state.mn.us 
2015-17 Region 9 Teri Staloch Prior Lake-Savage Area Schools Superintendent tstaloch@priorlake-savage.k12.mn.us 
2015-17 Retiree Mary Ann Nelson MASA Retiree Retiree maryannvanhouten@msn.com
2015-17 Retiree Gary Prest MASA Retiree Retiree pres0004@umn.edu
2015-17 Retiree Jerry Robicheau MASA Retiree Retiree jerry.robicheau@mnsu.edu






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2016-18 Region 1 Gary Anger Zumbrota-Mazeppa Schools Superintendent garya@zmsch.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 1 Ben Barton Caledonia Area Public Schools Superintendent ben_barton@cps.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 1 Michael Carolan Dover-Eyota Public Schools Superintendent mikecarolan@deschools.org
2016-18 Region 1 Matthew Hillman Northfield Public Schools Superintendent mhillmann@northfieldschools.org
2016-18 Region 2 Tami Martin GFW Schools Superintendent tami.martin@gfwschools.org
2016-18 Region 3 Scott Monson Marshall Public Schools Superintendent scott.monson@marshall.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 4 Julie Critz Alexandria School District Superintendent jcritz@alexandria.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 4 Kyle Edgerton Campbell-Tintah Public Schools Superintendent edgertonk@campbell.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 4 Lynne Kovash Moorhead Area Public Schools Superintendent lkovash@moorheadschools.org
2016-18 Region 4 Brandon Lunak Moorhead Area Public Schools Central Office blunak@moorheadschools.org
2016-18 Region 6 Jon Ellerbusch Royalton Public School District Superintendent superintendent@royalton.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Julia Espe Princeton Public Schools Superintendent julia.espe@isd477.org
2016-18 Region 6 Dan Frazier Litchfield Public Schools Superintendent dfrazier@isd465.org
2016-18 Region 6 Pam Miller Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose Schools Curriculum pmiller@bhmschools.org
2016-18 Region 6 Eric Simmons Princeton Public Schools Curriculum eric.simmons@isd477.org
2016-18 Region 7 Matthew Grose Deer River Schools Superintendent mgrose@isd317.org
2016-18 Region 8 Tim Lutz Kelliher Public School Superintendent tlutz@kelliher.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 8 Chris Mills Stephen-Argyle Central Schools Superintendent cmills@sac.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Brian Dietz Centennial School District Superintendent bdietz@isd12.org
2016-18 Region 9 Josh Swanson Eden Prairie Schools Technology jswanson@edenpr.org
2016-18 Business Paul Drange National Joint Powers Alliance Business paul.drange@njpacoop.org
2016-18 Retiree Edward Saxton MASA Retiree Retiree edwsax@gmail.com






Committee
Email List:
jkovash@lcsc.org, jeff.elstad@byron.k12.mn.us, tammyb@pineisland.k12.mn.us, mike.funk@alschools.org, rachel.udstuen@springgrove.k12.mn.us, pjensen@hawley.k12.mn.us, sjones@lfalls.k12.mn.us, julia.espe@isd477.org, rqueener@cambridge.k12.mn.us, mschmitz@resourcetraining.com, staskas@rocori.k12.mn.us, djrausch@d.umn.edu, tcollins@hastings.k12.mn.us, janet.mohr@state.mn.us, tstaloch@priorlake-savage.k12.mn.us, maryannvanhouten@msn.com, pres0004@umn.edu, jerry.robicheau@mnsu.edu, garya@zmsch.k12.mn.us, ben_barton@cps.k12.mn.us, mikecarolan@deschools.org, mhillmann@northfieldschools.org, tami.martin@gfwschools.org, scott.monson@marshall.k12.mn.us, jcritz@alexandria.k12.mn.us, edgertonk@campbell.k12.mn.us, lkovash@moorheadschools.org, blunak@moorheadschools.org, superintendent@royalton.k12.mn.us, julia.espe@isd477.org, dfrazier@isd465.org, pmiller@bhmschools.org, eric.simmons@isd477.org, mgrose@isd317.org, tlutz@kelliher.k12.mn.us, cmills@sac.k12.mn.us, bdietz@isd12.org, jswanson@edenpr.org, paul.drange@njpacoop.org, edwsax@gmail.com
Ass’t.
Email List
tblackwelder@lcsc.org, deb.brown@byron.k12.mn.us, jrucker@pineisland.k12.mn.us, ashley.mattson@alschools.org, ssorenson@hawley.k12.mn.us, jmushel@lfalls.k12.mn.us, kari.osborne@isd477.org, kcheney@cambridge.k12.mn.us, sbrix@resourcetraining.com, fuchsb@rocori.k12.mn.us, dwerner@hastings.k12.mn.us, mde.bosa@state.mn.us, mwalz@priorlake-savage.k12.mn.us, brendaw@zmsch.k12.mn.us, karen_schiltz@cps.k12.mn.us, chrisberg@desch.org, ddelzer@northfieldschools.org, tricia.stelter@marshall.k12.mn.us, ctrivelp@alexandria.k12.mn.us, merickson@moorheadschools.org, dbecker@moorheadschools.org, kherzog@royalton.k12.mn.us, kari.osborne@isd477.org, kdollerschell@isd465.org, tteicher@bhmschools.org, sonia.strickland@isd477.org, tjohnson@isd317.org, dorothyborowicz@sac.k12.mn.us, jjosephson@isd12.org, lori_king@edenpr.org, carol.jackson@njpacoop.org

2016-17 MASA Nominating Committee:
The Nominating Committee is responsible for conducting the nomination process for association officers and annual awards.
           
Chair Region 4 Doug Froke Detroit Lakes Public Schools Superintendent  dfroke@detlakes.k12.mn.us
Chair-Elect Region 9 Kathy Kelly Columbia Heights Public Schools Superintendent kellyk@colheights.k12.mn.us






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2015-17 Region 3 Chris Fenske Lakeview Public Schools Superintendent chrisfenske@lakeview2167.com
2015-17 Region 4 Rick Bleichner Hermantown-Norcross Community Schools Superintendent rbleichner@hncs.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 4 Kyle Edgerton Campbell-Tintah Public Schools Superintendent edgertonk@campbell.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 4 Lynne Kovash Moorhead Area Public Schools Superintendent lkovash@moorheadschools.org
2015-17 Region 5 Jerry Nesland Freshwater Education District Service Provider jnesland@fed.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 Marsha Baisch St. Cloud Area Schools Curriculum marsha.baisch@isd742.org
2015-17 Region 8 Randy Bruer Win-E-Mac Schools Superintendent rbruer@win-e-mac.k12.mn.us






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2016-18 Region 2 Tami Martin GFW Schools Superintendent tami.martin@gfwschools.org
2016-18 Region 3 Scott Monson Marshall Public Schools Superintendent scott.monson@marshall.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 3 Craig Oftedahl Luverne Public Schools Superintendent c.oftedahl@isd2184.net
2016-18 Region 3 Chris Sonju Glencoe-Silver Lake Public Schools Superintendent csonju@gsl.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 5 Mark Diehl Little Falls Community Schools Technology mdiehl@lfalls.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Nan Records National Joint Powers Alliance Special Education nan.records@njpacoop.org
2016-18 Region 7 Jim Muckenhirn South Koochiching-Rainy River School District Superintendent jmuckenhirn@northome.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 8 Tim Lutz Kelliher Public School Superintendent tlutz@kelliher.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 John Christiansen Intermediate School District 917 Superintendent john.christiansen@isd917.k12.mn.us






Committee
Email List:
dfroke@detlakes.k12.mn.us, kellyk@colheights.k12.mn.us, chrisfenske@lakeview2167.com, rbleichner@hncs.k12.mn.us, edgertonk@campbell.k12.mn.us, lkovash@moorheadschools.org, jnesland@fed.k12.mn.us, marsha.baisch@isd742.org, rbruer@win-e-mac.k12.mn.us, tami.martin@gfwschools.org, scott.monson@marshall.k12.mn.us, c.oftedahl@isd2184.net, csonju@gsl.k12.mn.us, mdiehl@lfalls.k12.mn.us, nan.records@njpacoop.org, jmuckenhirn@northome.k12.mn.us, tlutz@kelliher.k12.mn.us, john.christiansen@isd917.k12.mn.us
Ass’t.
Email List:
cschmit@detlakes.k12.mn.us, hoiumd@colheights.k12.mn.us, darleencole@lakeview2167.com, merickson@moorheadschools.org, sthiel@fed.k12.mn.us, michelle.bestgen@isd742.org, avesledahl@win-e-mac.k12.mn.us, tricia.stelter@marshall.k12.mn.us, dpeterson@gsl.k12.mn.us, missy.bjerga@njpacoop.org, linda.berg@isd917.k12.mn.us

           
2016-17 MASA Federal Advocacy Committee:
The Federal Advocacy Committee is responsible for establishing communications with MN’s eight U.S. Congresspersons and MN U.S. Senators. As more federal legislation is enacted that impacts local schools, this committee works towards a strong and unified voice to influence legislation at the national level.
           
Chair Region 6 Jim Johnson Monticello Public Schools Superintendent jim.johnson@monticello.k12.mn.us
Chair-Elect Region 3 Luther Heller Montevideo Public Schools Superintendent lheller@montevideoschools.org






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2015-17 Region 1 David Krenz Austin Public Schools Superintendent david.krenz@austin.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 1 Todd Sesker Faribault Public Schools Superintendent tsesker@faribault.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 2 Bill Adams Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton School District Superintendent

badams@isd2835.org

2015-17 Region 3 Cliff Carmody SW/WC Service Cooperative Service Provider cliff.carmody@swsc.org
2015-17 Region 4 Lynne Kovash Moorhead Area Public Schools Superintendent lkovash@moorheadschools.org
2015-17 Region 5 David Fjeldheim Sebeka Public School Superintendent dfjeldheim@sebeka.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 Paul Durand Rockford Area Schools Superintendent durandp@rockford.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 James Hatz Rush City Public Schools Technology jhatz@rushcity.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 8 Lance Bagstad Park Rapids Area School District Superintendent lbagstad@parkrapids.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 8 Chris Mills Stephen-Argyle Central Schools Superintendent cmills@sac.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 9 Wayne Kazmierczak White Bear Lake Area Schools Central Office wayne.kazmierczak@isd624.org
2015-17 Region 9 Darren Kermes SW Metro Education Cooperative Special Education dkermes@swmetro.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 9 David Law Anoka-Hennepin School District Superintendent david.law@anoka.k12.mn.us






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2016-18 Region 1 Jennifer Backer Mabel Canton & Lyle Schools Superintendent jbacker@lyle.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 1 Richard Dahman Medford Public Schools Superintendent rdahman@medford.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 1 Cheryl Johnson Goodhue County Education District Special Education cjohnson@gced.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 4 Doug Froke Detroit Lakes Public Schools Superintendent  dfroke@detlakes.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 4 Blaine Novak New York Mills School District Superintendent bnovak@nymills.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 5 Lee Westrum Wadena-Deer Creek Public Schools Superintendent lwestrum@wdc2155.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Vern Capelle Upsala Area Schools Superintendent vcapelle@upsala.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Jon Ellerbusch Royalton Public School District Superintendent superintendent@royalton.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Jeff Horton St. Cloud Area Schools Special Education jeffrey.horton@isd742.org
2016-18 Region 6 Scott Thielman Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose Schools Superintendent sthielman@bhmschools.org
2016-18 Region 6 Jim Wagner Kimball Area Public Schools Superintendent jim.wagner@kimball.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Steve Westerberg Big Lake Public Schools Superintendent s.westerberg@biglakeschools.org
2016-18 Region 7 Gregg Allen Mesabi East School District Superintendent gallen@isd2711.org
2016-18 Region 7 David Pace Greenway Schools Superintendent dpace@isd316.org
2016-18 Region 8 Randy Bruer Win-E-Mac Schools Superintendent rbruer@win-e-mac.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 8 Jim Hess Bemidji Area Schools Superintendent jhess@bemidji.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 8 Tom Jerome Badger & Greenbush Middle River School Districts Superintendent tjerome@badger.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 John Bezek Shakopee Public Schools Superintendent jbezek@shakopee.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Stephen Flisk Minneapolis Public Schools Associate Superintendent stephen.flisk@mpls.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Anthony Padrnos Richfield Public Schools Technology anthony.padrnos@richfield.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Josh Swanson Eden Prairie Schools Technology jswanson@edenpr.org
2016-18 Business/Retiree Charlie Kyte MASA Retiree Business Partner/Retiree ckyte2@gmail.com






Committee
Email List:
jim.johnson@monticello.k12.mn.us, lheller@montevideoschools.org, david.krenz@austin.k12.mn.us, tsesker@faribault.k12.mn.us, adamsb@jwp.k12.mn.us, cliff.carmody@swsc.org, lkovash@moorheadschools.org, dfjeldheim@sebeka.k12.mn.us, durandp@rockford.k12.mn.us, jhatz@rushcity.k12.mn.us, lbagstad@parkrapids.k12.mn.us, cmills@sac.k12.mn.us, wayne.kazmierczak@isd624.org, dkermes@swmetro.k12.mn.us, david.law@anoka.k12.mn.us, jbacker@lyle.k12.mn.us, rdahman@medford.k12.mn.us, cjohnson@gced.k12.mn.us, dfroke@detlakes.k12.mn.us, bnovak@nymills.k12.mn.us, lwestrum@wdc2155.k12.mn.us, vcapelle@upsala.k12.mn.us, superintendent@royalton.k12.mn.us, jeffrey.horton@isd742.org, sthielman@bhmschools.org, jim.wagner@kimball.k12.mn.us, s.westerberg@biglakeschools.org, gallen@isd2711.org, dpace@isd316.org, rbruer@win-e-mac.k12.mn.us, jhess@bemidji.k12.mn.us, tjerome@badger.k12.mn.us, jbezek@shakopee.k12.mn.us, stephen.flisk@mpls.k12.mn.us, anthony.padrnos@richfield.k12.mn.us, jswanson@edenpr.org, ckyte2@gmail.com

Ass’t.
Email List:
jill.tessier@monticello.k12.mn.us, sherryn@montevideoschools.org, sharon.alms@austin.k12.mn.us, kmatejcek@faribault.k12.mn.us, bjorgenson@isd2835.org, deecy.jesse@swsc.org, merickson@moorheadschools.org, ddykhoff@sebeka.k12.mn.us, ehlersk@rockford.k12.mn.us, bkent@parkrapids.k12.mn.us, dorothyborowicz@sac.k12.mn.us, kathryn.robinson@isd624.org, jacjohnson@swmetro.k12.mn.us, sue.seul@anoka.k12.mn.us, hkleiboer@mabelcanton.k12.mn.us, cluhman@gced.k12.mn.us, cschmit@detlakes.k12.mn.us, limdieke@nymills.k12.mn.us, charren@upsala.k12.mn.us, kherzog@royalton.k12.mn.us, aunderbe@bhmschools.org, ki.johnson@biglake.k12.mn.us, jmineheine@isd2711.org, drutherford@isd316.org, avesledahl@win-e-mac.k12.mn.us, cpeterson@bemidji.k12.mn.us, skoehn@shakopee.k12.mn.us, jennifer.fair@mpls.k12.mn.us, lori_king@edenpr.org

           
2016-17 MASA Legislative/Education Positions Committee:
The Legislative Committee is responsible for developing organizational position statements reflecting the view of the MASA membership. The Committee identifies issues, gathers information, solicits input from members, and conducts research. The Committee develops the written legislative priorities (educational position statements and platform) in preparation for publishing and distribution to members, legislators, other policy makers, and other agencies as appropriate, prior to and during the legislative session. Committee members may be asked to provide written or oral testimony to policy makers.
           
Chair Region 8 Larry Guggisberg Roseau Community Schools Superintendent larry_guggisberg@roseau.k12.mn.us
Chair-Elect Region 6 Daniel Bittman Sauk Rapids-Rice Public Schools Superintendent daniel.bittman@isd47.org
           
2016-17 Legislative Finance Sub-Committee:
Focusing on school finance issues.
           
Sub Committee Chair
 
Region 1 David Krenz Austin Public Schools Superintendent david.krenz@austin.k12.mn.us
Sub-Committee Chair-Elect
 
 
Region 1 Michael Muñoz Rochester Public Schools Superintendent mimunoz@rochester.k12.mn.us
Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2015-17 Region 1 Mike Redmond Goodhue Public School Superintendent mredmond@goodhue.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 2 Bill Adams Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton School District Superintendent

badams@isd2835.org

2015-17 Region 3 Keith Kottke Springfield Public Schools Superintendent keith.kottke@springfield.mntm.org
2015-17 Region 3 Dennis Laumeyer Benson Public Schools Superintendent dlaumeyer@benson.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 4 Bryan Thygeson Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton School District Superintendent bthygeson@dgf.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 5 Scott Vedbraaten Browerville Public Schools Superintendent svedbraaten@browerville.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 Deb Henton North Branch Area Public Schools Superintendent dhenton@northbranch.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 9 Jeff Jeska Waconia Public Schools Technology jjeska@isd110.org
2015-17 Business Kathleen Donovan Johnson Controls, Inc. Business kathleen.m.donovan@jci.com
2015-17 Business John Huenink Kraus-Anderson Construction Company Business john.huenink@krausanderson.com






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2016-18 Region 3 Luther Heller Montevideo Public Schools Superintendent lheller@montevideoschools.org
2016-18 Region 3 Craig Oftedahl Luverne Public Schools Superintendent c.oftedahl@isd2184.net
2016-18 Region 4 Ron Bratlie Rothsay Public Schools Superintendent rbratlie@rothsay.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 4 Lynne Kovash Moorhead Area Public Schools Superintendent lkovash@moorheadschools.org
2016-18 Region 5 Mary Klamm Staples Motley School District Superintendent mary.klamm@isd2170.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Vern Capelle Upsala Area Schools Superintendent vcapelle@upsala.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Ann-Marie Foucault St. Michael-Albertville Schools Superintendent annmarief@stma.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Marc Johnson ECMECC Executive Director mjohnson@ecmecc.org
2016-18 Region 6 Scott Thielman Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose Schools Superintendent sthielman@bhmschools.org
2016-18 Region 6 Raymond Queener Cambridge-Isanti Public Schools Superintendent rqueener@c-ischools.org
2016-18 Region 6 Steve Westerberg Big Lake Public Schools Superintendent s.westerberg@biglakeschools.org
2016-18 Region 7 Gregg Allen Mesabi East School District Superintendent gallen@isd2711.org
2016-18 Region 8 Steven Cairns Bagley Public Schools Superintendent scairns@bagley.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 8 Tom Jerome Badger & Greenbush Middle River School Districts Superintendent tjerome@badger.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 8 Michael Kohlness Ada-Borup Schools Superintendent michaelk@ada.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Bob Laney St. Anthony-New Brighton School District Superintendent blaney@stanthony.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Michael Lovett White Bear Lake Area Schools Superintendent michael.lovett@isd624.org






Committee
Email List:
larry_guggisberg@roseau.k12.mn.us, daniel.bittman@isd47.org, david.krenz@austin.k12.mn.us, mimunoz@rochester.k12.mn.us, mredmond@goodhue.k12.mn.us, badams@isd2835.org, keith.kottke@springfield.mntm.org, dlaumeyer@benson.k12.mn.us, bthygeson@dgf.k12.mn.us, svedbraaten@browerville.k12.mn.us, dhenton@northbranch.k12.mn.us, jjeska@isd110.org, kathleen.m.donovan@jci.com, john.huenink@krausanderson.com, lheller@montevideoschools.org, c.oftedahl@isd2184.net, rbratlie@rothsay.k12.mn.us, lkovash@moorheadschools.org, mary.klamm@isd2170.k12.mn.us, vcapelle@upsala.k12.mn.us, annmarief@stma.k12.mn.us, mjohnson@ecmecc.org, sthielman@bhmschools.org, s.westerberg@biglakeschools.org, gallen@isd2711.org, scairns@bagley.k12.mn.us, tjerome@badger.k12.mn.us, michaelk@ada.k12.mn.us, blaney@stanthony.k12.mn.us, michael.lovett@isd624.org, rqueener@c-ischools.org
 
Ass’t.
Email List:
christie.young@isd47.org, sharon.alms@austin.k12.mn.us, weedgar@rochester.k12.mn.us, tschimek@goodhue.k12.mn.us, bjorgenson@isd2835.org, darla.bisel@springfield.mntm.org, panderson@benson.k12.mn.us, koman@dgf.k12.mn.us, mpolovick@evps.k12.mn.us, achambers@isd138.org, natalie.price@krausanderson.com, sherryn@montevideoschools.org, dhaugrud@rothsay.k12.mn.us, merickson@moorheadschools.org, bmadson@isd2170.k12.mn.us, charren@upsala.k12.mn.us, suzanneg@stma.k12.mn.us, jgilman@ecmecc.org, aunderbe@bhmschools.org, ki.johnson@biglake.k12.mn.us, jmineheine@isd2711.org, jhecht@bagley.k12.mn.us, Sandyg@ada.k12.mn.us, klannier@stanthony.k12.mn.us, jody.reber@isd624.org, kcheney@c-ischools.org

           
2016-17 Legislative Policy Sub-Committee: 
Focusing on school policy issues.
           
Sub-Committee Chair
 
Region 2 John Cselovszki Sleepy Eye Public School Superintendent john.cselovszki@sleepyeye.mntm.org
Sub-Committee Chair Elect
 
 
Region 6 Julia Espe Princeton Public Schools Superintendent julia.espe@isd477.org
Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2015-17 Region 1 Jennifer Backer Mabel Canton & Lyle Schools Superintendent jbacker@lyle.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 1 Jeff Sampson Southland/Leroy-Ostrander Public Schools Superintendent jsampson@isd500.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 4 Jeremy Kovash Lakes Country Service Cooperative Service Provider jkovash@lcsc.org
2015-17 Region 4 Lynne Kovash Moorhead Area Public Schools Superintendent lkovash@moorheadschools.org
2015-17 Region 6 Dan Frazier Litchfield Public Schools Superintendent dfrazier@isd465.org
2015-17 Region 6 Jeff Horton St. Cloud Area Schools TBD jeffrey.horton@isd742.org
2015-17 Region 6 Scott Staska Rocori Public Schools Superintendent staskas@rocori.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 6 Jim Wagner Kimball Area Public Schools Superintendent jim.wagner@kimball.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 7 Steve Sallee St. Louis County Schools Superintendent ssallee@isd2142.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 8 Jeff Bisek Mahnomen Public Schools Superintendent jeff.bisek@mahnomen.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 8 Bill Walters Climax-Shelly School Superintendent wwalters@climax.k12.mn.us
2015-17 Region 9 Denise Pontrelli Stillwater Area Public Schools Superintendent pontrellid@stillwaterschools.org






Term Region Name District Component Group Email
2016-18 Region 1 Cheryl Johnson Goodhue County Education District Special Education cjohnson@gced.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 1 Rachel Udstuen Spring Grove Public Schools  Superintendent rachel.udstuen@springgrove.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 3 Luther Heller Montevideo Public Schools Superintendent lheller@montevideoschools.org
2016-18 Region 4 Phil Jensen Hawley Public Schools Superintendent pjensen@hawley.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 5 Mark Diehl Little Falls Community Schools Technology mdiehl@lfalls.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 5 Lee Westrum Wadena-Deer Creek Public Schools Superintendent lwestrum@wdc2155.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 6 Julia Espe Princeton Public Schools Superintendent julia.espe@isd477.org
2016-18 Region 6 Jeff Horton St. Cloud Area Schools TBD jeffrey.horton@isd742.org
2016-18 Region 6 Eric Simmons Princeton Public Schools Curriculum eric.simmons@isd477.org
2016-18 Region 7 Matthew Grose Deer River Schools Superintendent mgrose@isd317.org
2016-18 Region 7 David Pace Greenway Schools Superintendent dpace@isd316.org
2016-18 Region 9 John Bezek Shakopee Public Schools Superintendent jbezek@shakopee.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Region 9 Anthony Padrnos Richfield Public Schools Technology anthony.padrnos@richfield.k12.mn.us
2016-18 Business/Retiree Charlie Kyte MASA Retiree Business Partner/Retiree ckyte2@gmail.com
2016-18 Business Paul Drange National Joint Powers Alliance Business paul.drange@njpacoop.org






Committee
Email List:
larry_guggisberg@roseau.k12.mn.us, daniel.bittman@isd47.org, john.cselovszki@sleepyeye.mntm.org, julia.espe@isd477.org, jbacker@lyle.k12.mn.us, jsampson@isd500.k12.mn.us, jkovash@lcsc.org, lkovash@moorheadschools.org, dfrazier@isd465.org, jeffrey.horton@isd742.org, staskas@rocori.k12.mn.us, jim.wagner@kimball.k12.mn.us, ssallee@isd2142.k12.mn.us, jeff.bisek@mahnomen.k12.mn.us, wwalters@climax.k12.mn.us, pontrellid@stillwaterschools.org, cjohnson@gced.k12.mn.us, rachel.udstuen@springgrove.k12.mn.us, lheller@montevideoschools.org, pjensen@hawley.k12.mn.us, mdiehl@lfalls.k12.mn.us, lwestrum@wdc2155.k12.mn.us, julia.espe@isd477.org, jeffrey.horton@isd742.org, eric.simmons@isd477.org, mgrose@isd317.org, dpace@isd316.org, jbezek@shakopee.k12.mn.us, anthony.padrnos@richfield.k12.mn.us, ckyte2@gmail.com, paul.drange@njpacoop.org

Ass’t.
Email List:
christie.young@isd47.org, pam.wendt@sleepyeye.mntm.org, kari.osborne@isd477.org, hkleiboer@mabelcanton.k12.mn.us, vkirkpatrick@isd500.k12.mn.us, snoble@leroy.k12.mn.us, tblackwelder@lcsc.org, merickson@moorheadschools.org, kdollerschell@isd465.org, fuchsb@rocori.k12.mn.us, jsopp@isd2142.k12.mn.us, dschaumburg@mahnomen.k12.mn.us, proulxb@stillwaterschools.org, cluhman@gced.k12.mn.us, sherryn@montevideoschools.org, ssorenson@hawley.k12.mn.us, kari.osborne@isd477.org, sonia.strickland@isd477.org, tjohnson@isd317.org, drutherford@isd316.org, skoehn@shakopee.k12.mn.us, carol.jackson@njpacoop.org

 
       
MASA Foundation Board
The mission of the 501(c)(3) School Administrators Charitable and Educational Foundation is to enhance the leadership development of educational administrators, to encourage and support individuals interested in careers in teaching or educational administration, to enhance the role and image of educational administrators, and to conduct research and provide information to policymakers and the public at large. Our goal is statewide representation to lead the Foundation in meeting its goals.
           
Chair
Region 6 Dan Brooks Sauk Centre Public Schools Superintendent dan_brooks@isd743.k12.mn.us
Chair-Elect Region 9 Eric Williams Nova Classical Academy Superintendent ewilliams@novaclassical.org
Treasurer Region 5 Jamie Skjeveland Crosby-Ironton Schools Superintendent lstonge@ci.k12.mn.us







Region Name District Component Group Email

Business Partner Mike Hoheisel Robert W. Baird & Co. Business Partner mhoheisel@rwbaird.com

Retiree Eric Bartleson MASA Retiree Retiree ebartle@hbci.com

Retiree Don Bungum MASA Retiree Retiree dnbungum@frontiernet.net

Retiree Rob Cavanna MASA Retiree Retiree fr.robcavanna@gmail.com

Retiree Marty Duncan MASA Retiree Retiree duncanmarty32@gmail.com

Retiree Peter Haapala MASA Retiree Retiree phaapala53@yahoo.com

Retiree Dale Jensen MASA Retiree Retiree bondalej@msn.com

Retiree Antoinette Johns MASA Retiree Retiree almonster05@msn.com

Retiree Charlie Kyte MASA Retiree Retiree ckyte2@gmail.com

Retiree Fred Nolan MASA Retiree Retiree fred@e-f-services.com

Retiree Jeff Olson MASA Retiree Retiree jolsontncp@gmail.com

Retiree Allen Ralston MASA Retiree Retiree iblate51@gmail.com

Retiree Charles Rick MASA Retiree Retiree crick9@msn.com

Retiree Chris Richardson MASA Retiree Retiree crichardson@northfieldschools.org

Retiree John Thein MASA Retiree Retiree john.thein@isd623.org

Retiree Ed Waltman MASA Retiree Retiree edwaltman1@gmail.com

Region 1 Rachel Udstuen Spring Grove Public Schools  Superintendent rachel.udstuen@springgrove.k12.mn.us

Region 4 Lynne Kovash Moorhead Area Public Schools Superintendent lkovash@moorheadschools.org

Region 6 Deb Henton North Branch Area Public Schools Superintendent dhenton@northbranch.k12.mn.us

Region 6 Jim Johnson Monticello Public Schools Superintendent jim.johnson@monticello.k12.mn.us

Region 7 Diane Rauschenfels University of MN, Duluth Subscription djrausch@d.umn.edu

Region 9 John Christiansen Intermediate School District 917 Superintendent john.christiansen@isd917.k12.mn.us

Region 9 Janet Mohr Board of School Administrators (BOSA) Service Provider janet.mohr@state.mn.us 

 



Foundation
Email List:
dan_brooks@isd743.k12.mn.us, ewilliams@novaclassical.org, lstonge@ci.k12.mn.us, fr.robcavanna@gmail.com, john.christiansen@isd917.k12.mn.us, duncanmarty32@gmail.com, phaapala53@yahoo.com, dhenton@northbranch.k12.mn.us, mhoheisel@rwbaird.com, bondalej@msn.com, almonster05@msn.com, jim.johnson@monticello.k12.mn.us, lkovash@moorheadschools.org, ckyte2@gmail.com, janet.mohr@state.mn.us , fred@e-f-services.com, jolsontncp@gmail.com, iblate51@gmail.com, djrausch@d.umn.edu, crick9@msn.com, crichardson@northfieldschools.org, john.thein@isd623.org, edwaltman1@gmail.com, rachel.udstuen@springgrove.k12.mn.us

Ass’t.
Email List:
stacie_ilgen@isd743.k12.mn.us, lstonge@ci.k12.mn.us, linda.berg@isd917.k12.mn.us, achambers@isd138.org, jill.tessier@monticello.k12.mn.us, merickson@moorheadschools.org, mde.bosa@state.mn.us

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