About Us-2

Executive Director
Dr. Gary Amoroso

Email: gamoroso@mnasa.org
Direct Line: 651-645-6869
Cell Phone: 651-319-1211

Dr. Amoroso’s background includes a wide range of experiences at both the school district and state levels.He has been a teacher, assistant principal, principal, director of educational services and human resources, and, for the last fifteen years, a school superintendent.He has been active in the statewide and national dialogue on educational policy issues, working with a variety of groups to promote and support public education.  An accomplished presenter, Dr. Amoroso has spoken before numerous education and civic groups in addition to serving as an adjunct professor in Educational Leadership for Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Director of Professional Development
Mia Urick
Email: urickm@mnasa.org
Direct Line: 651-645-7231

Mia Urick is the Director of Professional Development for MASA. She works on MASA's communications projects, plans MASA's conferences and workshops, and is also Director of Professional Development for the Minnesota Association of School Administrators (MASE).


Associate for Accounting and Events
Stephanie Kastanos
Email: schaefe@mnasa.org
Direct Line: 651-251-0314

Stephanie Kastanos is MASA's Associate for Accounting 
and Events. In this role, Steph manages the organizations accounting functions and assists with event planning, including exhibit management.


Associate for Leadership Support, Website Publisher and Jobsite Manager
Jeanna Quinn Vohnoutka
Email: quinn@mnasa.org
Direct Line: 651-789-4062

Jeanna is MASA's Associate for Leadership Support for Professional Development, Website Publisher and Manager of the MASA Jobsite. Jeanna assists in the coordination of projects and conferences. She also manages the MASA website.


Associate for Office and Data Management
Deb Larson
Email: members@mnasa.org
Direct Line: 651-789-4063

Deb is MASA's Associate for Data Management, Email Communications, and Leadership Support. Deb manages membership and event registration and coordinates listserv communication to members.


Associate for Leadership Support and Communications
Aimee Ranallo,
Email: aranallo@mnasa.org
Direct Line: 651-789-4061

Aimee works directly with the Board of Directors, Committees and the MASA Foundation. Aimee assists in communication projects and publishes the quarterly MASA newsletter and weekly eUpdate. Aimee also coordinates the MASA Great Start Workshop program.


Last Modified on January 16, 2013