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Staff Directory


Mike Wells Superintendent
Rob Brecht K-12 Principal

Office StaffJob ClassificationEmail Address
Kay Petersen Secretary
Bill Barrett Business Manager
Brandi Oakes Human Resources
Michael Almquist E2020 Proctor
Elizabeth Shirley Nurse
Melissa Chambers Office Support/Accounts Payable, Yearbook sponsor, Technology Director
FacultyJob ClassificationEmail Address
Andrea Greve Preschool
Amy Resh Kindergarten, Mentor teacher
Lisa Gray 1st Grade
Robin Verkade 2nd Grade
Bethany Johnson 3rd Grade/TAG
Vicky Hume 4th/5th Grade, Mentor teacher

JH Wolf Elem. Guidance Counselor
Kimberly Peterson ADV Computer Applications, CORE, Career Strategies, Computer Graphics, Web Design, Intro to Business Computer Applications, Accounting, K-12 Teacher Librarian, Instructional Coach
Michael Cutler AG
Kurtis Sloop Art
Michael Almquist E2020 class
Rob Erickson Physical Education
Kathleen Mortimore Elementary Resource
 ??? Elementary Speech
Tammy Johnson English
Abby Woodward Family Consumer Science
Theresa Simmons HS Math
John Leininger Ind. Technology
Martha Sunderman JH Language Arts Teacher, Data Team Leader
Kim Ashlock JH/HS Resource
Jasmine Glasgo Math/Science
Rachel Cabeen Music and Band, Mentor Teacher
Marty Mason School Counselor
  School Social Worker  
Kathleen Johnson Science
Kerry McBride Title I
Steven Schuster Social Studies, SIA
ParaJob ClassificationEmail Address
Laura Harris Para
Kayla Burns  Para
 Katy King Para
 Carrie Schuster  Para
Blair Debolt Para/Virtual Learning Liasion
 Melissa Chambers  Library Para /Office Support
 Melissa Crooks  Para
 Jessica Cox  Para
 Christina Barber Para
 Heather Brown  Para
 Patricia Sickler  Preschool Associate

KitchenJob ClassificationEmail Address
 Donna Robison  Cook
 Pam Allumbaugh  CNP Director
CoachesJob ClassificationEmail Address
Jasmine Glasgo JH & HS Cross Country, Varsity Girls Track Coach
Kim Burns JH Volleyball/Assistant HS VB Coach
Steven Schuster JH Girls Basketball / JH Track
Allen Stuart  Volleyball


Rob Erickson HS Girls Basketball
 Marty Mason  Speech Coach
Mary Ohnmacht Cheer Coach
TransportationJob ClassificationEmail Address
Mike Dukes Transportation Director





Email Address
Louis Zaiger Custodian/Maintenance



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High School- 712-379-3114

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