Staff Directory

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Banaadir Academy North
Banaadir Academy South
Banaadir Math & Science
ELL
Powell Leadership Academy
MN Virtual
MTS Elementary
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P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Special Education
MTCS Central Office
Abdi, Afifa

Abdi, Afifa

Kindergarten Aide
Banaadir Academy North
Adam, Ismail

Adam, Ismail

Administrative Assistant
Banaadir Academy South
Aden, Suad

Aden, Suad

Lunch Aide
Banaadir Academy North
MTCS Staff

Aguero, William

Business Education Teacher
MTS Secondary
Albin, Brett

Albin, Brett

Art Teacher
MTS Secondary
Anderson, Joe

Anderson, Joe

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary
Arab, Nimo

Arab, Nimo

2nd Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North

Beattie, Caroline

Science Teacher
MTS Elementaey, Banaadir Academy South
MTCS Staff

Bennett, Kelsey

Title I Math Coach
MTCS Central Office
Bergantine-Bolstad, Karen

Bergantine-Bolstad, Karen

Math Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
MTCS Staff

Berndtson, Tamlee

MARSS (Enrollment & Records N-Z)
MTCS Central Office
MTCS Staff

Blair, Sarah

ELL Teacher
Banaadir Academy South
MTCS Staff

Bland, Lucus

Facilities
MTCS Central Office
Bland, Sarah

Bland, Sarah

MARRS (Enrollment & Records A-M)
MTCS Central Office
Bozeman, Corey

Bozeman, Corey

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Elementary
Bradley, Tracee

Bradley, Tracee

Special Education Teacher
MTS Secondary
MTCS Staff

Brosz, Adam

Social Worker
P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Brown, Rufus

Brown, Rufus

Chemical Dependency Counselor
P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Brown, Terry

Brown, Terry

English Teacher
MTS Secondary
MTCS Staff

Buck, Jenny

Director of Marketing and Communications
MTCS Central Office
MTCS Staff

Buselmeier, Nancy

Special Education Coordinator
Connections Academy
MTCS Staff

Busse, Leah

Special Education Case Manager
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Carlson, Colleen

Special Education Supervisor
Connections Academy
MTCS Staff

Carvalho, Janae

6th Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy South
Chalker, Katie

Chalker, Katie

Special Education Teacher
MTS Elementary
Chapman, Steve

Chapman, Steve

First Sergeant, JROTC
Powell Leadership Academy
MTCS Staff

Charif, Kadija

ELL Paraprofessional
Banaadir Academy South

Clock, Steve

Special Education Teacher
MN Virtual
Cobb, Prentice

Cobb, Prentice

Behavior Coach
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science
Coddington, Krista

Coddington, Krista

4th Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
MTCS Staff

Coderre, Mat

Special Education Lead Teacher
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Collins, Meghan

Special Education Coordinator
MTCS Central Office

Copeland, Erin

Assistant Director of Special Education
MTCS
Alisha Cromwell

Cromwell, Alisha

6th Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
MTCS Staff

Dalmar, Liban

Family Liaison
Banaadir Academy North

Dietrich, Kelly

Director of Special Education
MTCS Central Office
Amal Diiriiye

Diiriye, Amal

Special Education Paraprofessional
Banaadir Academy North

DiVirgilio, Nikki

School Social Worker
MN Virtual
Dornfeld, Suzette

Dornfeld, Suzette

MTS Elementary Principal
MTS Elementary
Doyle, Bridget

Doyle, Bridget

5th Grade Teacher
MTS Elementary

Doyle, Jacilyn

Social Studies Teacher
MN Virtual
Dunn, Shannon

Dunn, Shannon

Kindergarten Teacher
Banaadir Academy South
Durchslag, Michael

Durchslag, Michael

P.E.A.S.E. Academy Director
P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Edgar, Matt

Edgar, Matt

Social Studies Teacher
MTS Secondary, Banaadir Math & Science

Edwards, Liz

Special Education Teacher
MN Virtual

Elling, Matt

Math Teacher
MN Virtual

Elliott, Angela

Registrar (A-K)
MN Virtual
Elmi, Sharmarke

Elmi, Sharmarke

Family Liaison
Banaadir Academy South
MTCS Has a NEW Superintendent

Erlandson, Brian

Superintendent
MTCS Central Office
Estenson, Jake

Estenson, Jake

Dean of Academics
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science

Fager, Brenda

Administrative Assistant
MN Virtual

Fager, Eric

Special Education Paraprofessional
MN Virtual
Flenniken, Wayne

Flenniken, Wayne

Science Teacher
MTS Secondary
Fondow, Shawn

Fondow, Shawn

MTS Secondary Principal
MTS Secondary
Genord, Janet

Genord, Janet

Math Teacher
MTS Secondary
Gharrity, Mike

Gharrity, Mike

Special Education Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA

Glenz, Bill

Director of MN Virtual
MN Virtual

Goodman, Ellen

Science Teacher
MN Virtual

Goodman, Eric

Spanish/ELL Teacher
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Gould, Melissa

Director of Connections
MN Connections Academy

Gugudan, Amber

Language Arts Teacher
MN Virtual
Hagstrom, Britta

Hagstrom, Britta

Kindergarten Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Haji, Ismail

Haji, Ismail

ELL Teacher
Banaadir Academy South
Harris, Jackie

Harris, Jackie

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary, PLA
Hashi, Sharmarke

Hashi, Sharmarke

Special Education Teacher
MTS Secondary, Banaadir Academy South

Herbison, Larry

Technology/Integration Coordinator
MN Virtual

Hinrichs, Mellanie

Enrollment Specialist
MN Virtual

Human Resources

Human Resources
MTCS Central Office

Humnick, Justine

Special Education Due Process
MN Virtual
Hunter, Natalie

Hunter, Natalie

K-1st Grade Teacher
MTS Elementary
Hunter, Wendy

Hunter, Wendy

Title 1 Reading Teacher
Banaadir Academy South
Hutchins, Joe

Hutchins, Joe

Assistant Director
Banaadir Academy North
Ibrahim, Asma

Ibrahim, Asma

4th Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Jackson, Debra

Jackson, Debra

Food Service
Banaadir Academy North

Jaroslawski, Lisa

Special Education Coordinator
MTCS Central Office
Jefferson, Jason

Jefferson, Jason

ELL Teacher
MTS Secondary

Jensen, Alda

Special Education Evaluator
MTCS Central Office
Johnson, Jeff

Johnson, Jeff

Special Education Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science
Johnson, Kate

Johnson, Kate

3rd Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Kestner, Katherine

Kestner, Katherine

Science Teacher
P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Kim, Miriam

Kim, Miriam

ELL Teacher
Banaadir Academy North

Kimmes, Mitchell

Science Teacher
MN Virtual

Kirscht, Alison

Title I Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Kne, Shannon

Kne, Shannon

DAC Coordinator/Literacy Coordinator
MTCS Central Office

Krueger, Jenna

School Counselor (A-K)
MN Virtual
Kulmiye, Adam

Kulmiye, Adam

SPED Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary
Laird-Cason, Kathryn

Laird-Cason, Kathryn

Social Worker
Banaadir Academy North & South
Lane, Rashel

Lane, Rashel

School Counselor
MTS Secondary
Larson, Brady

Larson, Brady

Special Education Paraprofessional
Banaadir Math & Science

Larson, Jill

PE/Health Teacher
MN Virtual
Lin, Robert

Lin, Robert

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary, PLA
MTCS Staff

Linehan, Michael

Techincal Aide
P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Lloyd, Brian

Lloyd, Brian

Athletic/Activities Director
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science
Locker, Catie

Locker, Catie

Administrative Assitant
P.E.A.S.E. Academy

Loken, Mark

Language Arts Teacher
MN Virtual

Lorentz, Lorelei

Part-Time/Supplemental Coordinator
MN Virtual
Lorenz-Walraven, Wendy

Lorenz-Walraven, Wendy

Director of Equity and Diversity
MTCS Central Office
Loughran, Nathan

Loughran, Nathan

Behavior Internvention Specialist
MTS Elementary

Lukaszewski, Martin

Language Arts Teacher
MN Virtual
McCray, Willie

McCray, Willie

Special Education Paraprofessional
Banaadir Math & Science

McKenzie, Kevin

Assistant Director
MN Virtual
McMahon, Sheila

McMahon, Sheila

Title I Teacher
MTS Elementary

McTavish, Constance

Math Teacher
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Mendoza, Karen

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Elementary
Miller, Andrea

Miller, Andrea

Director of ELL
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science
Minzel, Ellen

Minzel, Ellen

Math Teacher
MTS Secondary, P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Misgen, Alexa

Misgen, Alexa

6th Grade Teacher
MTS Elementary
Mohamed, Fosia

Mohamed, Fosia

Recess Paraprofessional
Banaadir Academy North
Mohamed, Fowzia

Mohamed, Fowzia

Somali Family Liaison
Banaadir Math & Science
Monsrud, Jeff

Monsrud, Jeff

Social Studies Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Moon, Steve

Moon, Steve

P.E./Health Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Mottey, Adolph

Mottey, Adolph

Technical Aide
MTS Secondary, PLA

Nelson, Shawn

Art Teacher
MN Virtual

Norman, Kari

Registrar (L-Z)
MN Virtual
Nyberg, Kelly

Nyberg, Kelly

2nd Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Obikwelu, Emmanual

Obikwelu, Emmanual

Science Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Oliver, Kathleen

Oliver, Kathleen

6th Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Osman, Abdulwahab

Osman, Abdulwahab

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary, Banaadir Math & Science
MTCS Staff

Patraw, Kitty

MARSS Coordinator
MTCS Central Office
Payne, Josh

Payne, Josh

ELL Grades K-2
Banaadir Academy North
Peterson, Rylee

Peterson, Rylee

1st Grade Teacher
Banaadir South

Pinnell, Greg

Social Studies Teacher
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Priem, Jennifer

School Counselor (L-Z)
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Rand, Peter

Tech Support
MN Virtual
Raney, Allison

Raney, Allison

Music Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Rauchbauer, Susan

Rauchbauer, Susan

2nd Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North

Reinardy, Nichole

Special Education Teacher
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Riipi, Erin

Title 1 Math Teacher
MTS Secondary
Theresa Roos

Roos, Theresa

Title 1 Teacher
MTS Elementary
Roy, Ryan

Roy, Ryan

Science Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Saxon, Katy

Saxon, Katy

Special Education Paraprofessional
Banaadir Academy North

Schluter, Darren

Math Teacher
MN Virtual
Schnaser, Christine

Schnaser, Christine

Curriculum & Q-Comp
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science
Schultz, Tami

Schultz, Tami

Chief Academic & Compliance Officer
MTCS Central Office
Selander, Rebecca

Selander, Rebecca

ELL Teacher
Banaadir Academy North

Sheehan, Santhi

Student Support (A-K)
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Simon, Denise

Special Education Teacher
P.E.A.S.E. Academy
Sitzman, Thomas

Sitzman, Thomas

ELL Teacher
MTS Secondary
Smetana, Renee

Smetana, Renee

Math Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Stenseth, Courtney

Stenseth, Courtney

Social Worker
MTS Secondary, PLA, Math & Science
Steward, Michelle

Steward, Michelle

Tech Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary
Sutton, Maya

Sutton, Maya

Special Education Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Sykes, Latina

Sykes, Latina

Food Service
Banaadir Academy South
Tesch, Tom

Tesch, Tom

ELL Grades 5-6
Banaadir Academy North

Thao, Kristi

Student Support (L-Z)
MN Virtual

Toney, Will

Science Teacher
MN Virtual
MTCS Staff

Trojan, Sam

ELL Teacher
MTS Secondary
Tupa, Kara

Tupa, Kara

Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary
Uzendoski, Ann

Uzendoski, Ann

Title I Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
MTCS Staff

Vanden Bosch, Sarah

Special Education Coordinator
Connections Academy
Vastine, Rachel

Vastine, Rachel

Technical Aide
MTS Secondary, PLA
Wade, Fred

Wade, Fred

SPED Paraprofessional
MTS Secondary
Wagner, Laurie

Wagner, Laurie

Special Education Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Walstad-Egan, Roxanne

Walstad-Egan, Roxanne

Admin Assistant
MTS Elementary
MTCS Staff

Warsame, Khadra

Administrative Assistant
Banaadir Academy North
Watkins, Alicia

Watkins, Alicia

Food Service
MTS Elementary
Wattley, Mary

Wattley, Mary

Family Liaison/Teen Parent Advocate
MTS Secondary

Westby, Peter

Social Studies Teacher
MN Virtual
Wiens, Mandy

Wiens, Mandy

4th Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
MTCS Staff

Wise, Ashely

1st Grade Teacher
Banaadir Academy North
Wodele, Katie

Wodele, Katie

Special Education Paraprofessional
MTS Elementary
Wolfe, Kim

Wolfe, Kim

Science Teacher
MTS Secondary, PLA
Yusuf, Shukri

Yusuf, Shukri

Special Education Paraprofessional
Banaadir Academy North
MTCS Staff

Zemien, Heather

Art Paraprofessional
P.E.A.S.E. Academy