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School Board Members

  • Alexandria Native, Graduate of Jefferson High School
  • Has a Deep Commitment to this Community and its Residents
  • Has owned Multiple Local Businesses in Design and Home Decor
  • Full-time Licensed Pastoral Ministry at Lake Community Church
  • Passion is to see anyone who is willing, learn to embrace their purpose, identity and the potential to make the world a better place.
  • Personal Mission Statement:
    • “To empower the development of beauty on the inside and out – with people, spaces and all of creation.”
  • Science Teacher since 1998
  • CSI Program featured at the MN School Board Leadership Conference
  • UbD and Formative Assessment Trainer
  • Trauma-informed Advocate
  • Executive Functioning Specialist
  • U.S. Department of Education Teach to Lead Summit
  • Presenter at CFES National Conference “Changing Life Trajectories”
  • Intervention Specialist
  • Geography and History Instructor at Alexandria Technical and Community College since 1997
  • Passionate for Helping At-risk and Economically Disadvantaged Yout
  • Community Kids Teen Homework Night Host
    • He and his wife, Rita, have hosted secondary students in their home since 2011.
  • Board Member of Douglas County Housing and Redevelopment Authority
  • Leadership Council Member for Safe Families for Children - West Central Minnesota
  • Bachelor degree in Education, Masters degree in Educational Administration
  • Social Studies Teacher, Principal, Athletic Director & Charter School Director
  • Charter School Advocate
    • I found the Charter school a far better educational experience for students, teachers and staff because an educational, social and safe environment can be established and promoted.
  • Born in Alexandria, left after graduating from high school and now returned here enjoying a happy retirement with my lovely wife and "Tucker", our English Springer Spaniel
  • Raised by a single mother with 4 children
  • Served in the U.S. Army, overseas for a one-year tour in Vietnam
  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, Master Degree in Teaching
  • Juris Doctorate Degree from Mitchell Hamline Law School; licensed in Federal Court and MN State Courts
    • Practiced law for 26 years
  • Acted at a variety of theatres in the Minneapolis/St. Paul community
  • My husband, Dan, and I have 3 children - Isaac (17), Olivia (15), and Lydia (almost 8)
  • Moved from the Twin Cities to Parkers Prairie 8 years ago
  • Stay-at-home mom for 14 years
    • Originally from Staples, MN
  • Enjoys spending time with "my people" - camping, bonfires, 4-wheeling, thrift-store and antique shopping
  • Passionate about motherhood and being advocate for my children
    • “It's a real honor to be able to serve on a board with like-minded people who truly care about the children in our communities, especially the ones who might not fit the "mold."

Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes

Board Meeting Dates & Location

Board Meeting Location
Lake Community Church
490 Voyager Drive
Alexandria, MN 56308