Members at large:


Jodi Altringer 
Regions 5 & 7
Buffalo-Hanover-Montrose 

Public Schools​


 Elizabeth Peters-Rust
 Region 3
 Duluth  

Public Schools

Jodi Gryskiewicz
Region​ 9
New Prague 
Public Schools

Jenna Strain Lutz
 Region 11
​ Minneapolis

Public Schools


Emilie Levinson
Region 11
St. Paul 
Public Schools

 

Sarah Wille

Region 11
Minneapolis 
Public Schools

Lisa Maraist
Region 11
Prior Lake - Savage

Public Schools


Almas Merchant

Region 11

Minneapolis  

Public Schools

Judy Swett

CAN Coordinator

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Pam Morrison
Past President
Stillwater Public Schools
morrisonp@stillwaterschools.org​


Andrea Robbins
President
Waseca Public Schools​

roba@waseca.k12.mn.us


Michele Kvikstad
President-Elect

Bloomington Public Schools

mkvikstad@isd271.org


Lisa Schroeder
Treasurer
 Janesville Waldorf Pemberton Schools       
                                  
Louise Raths
Membership
St Louis Park Public Schools
raths.louise@slpschools.org

Aaron Deris
Secretary
Minnesota State University, Mankato
aaron.deris@mnsu.edu

Carol Maliszewski
MDE Representative (nonvoting member)

carol.maliszewski.mde@gmail.com​

Lisa Backer
MDE Representative (nonvoting member)


Beth James
Student Representative
elizabeth.james-1@mnsu.edu











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