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Cabinet and Principals

Leadership Collaboration and Meeting in the Edison Board Room

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Executive Director of Communications, Marketing, and Technology

Heather Nessler, Executive Director of Communications, Marketing, and Technology

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Communications & Marketing
  • Graphic Design
  • RPS Website
  • Rochester Instructional Television System (RITS)
  • Tech Support Services Center

Executive Director of Community Education

Amy Eich, Executive Director of Community Education

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Enrichment Program
  • Early Childhood Family Services
  • School Age Child Care
  • Adult and Family Literacy
  • Preschool Enrichment
  • Facilities and Rental Scheduling
  • Student Nutrition Services

Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Brenda Wichmann, Executive Director of Curriculum and Instruction

Areas of Responsibility:

  • English Learners
  • Gifted Services
  • Curriculum Coordinators
  • Literacy
  • Instructional Coaching
  • Implementation
  • Instructional Technology
  • STEM
  • Research & Assessment
  • CTECH

Executive Director of Elementary & Secondary Education

Jacque Peterson, Executive Director of Elementary & Secondary Education

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Elementary & Secondary Principals on Special Assignment (POSA)
  • Volunteers in Education
  • Strategic Planning
  • K-12 Schools
  • Home School Registration
  • Bilingual Services

Executive Director of Finance

John Carlson, Executive Director of Finance

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Accounts Payable
  • Accounts Receivable
  • Budgets 
  • Financial Reports
  • Fixed Assets
  • Internal Assets 
  • Purchasing 
  • Paper Tiger 
  • Total Rewards Coordinator
  • Total Rewards Supervisor
  • Payroll Services

Executive Director of Human Resources

Karl Bakken, Executive Director of Human Resources

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Human Resources
  • Employment Services
  • Employee Wellness
  • Registration & Records

 

 

Executive Director of Operations

Scott Sherden, Executive Director of Operations

Areas of Responsibility:

  • District Security
  • Health and Safety
  • Maintenance
  • Building Safety
  • Construction Services
  • Facility Services
  • Transportation

 

 

Executive Director of Student Support Services

Karla Bollesen, Executive Director of Student Support Services

Areas of Responsibility:

  • Care and Treatment 
  • Health Services  
  • Student in Transition 
  • Student 504 Plans  
  • Counseling Program 
  • Third Party Billing 
  • PBIS  
  • Special Education
  • Title I Programs
  • Graduate Induction Program
  • Alternative Learning Center 

 

 

Early Childhood Learning

Koni Grimsrud, Assistant Director of Early Childhood Special Education 
Ryan Eversman, Principal of Hoover Early Learning School

 

Elementary School Principals

Kristin Engbrecht, Principal of Bamber Valley Elementary

Jared Groehler, Principal of Bishop Elementary

 

Ryan Eversman, Principal of Churchill | Hoover Elementary

 

Andrew Neumann, Principal of Elton Hills Elementary

 

Wendy Moritz, Principal of Folwell Elementary

 

Sam Pearson
Sam Pearson,
Interim Principal of Franklin and Montessori at Franklin Elementary
Kristopher Davidson, Principal of Gage Elementary

 

Michelle Schrantz, Principal of Gibbs Elementary

 

Heather Klavetter, Principal of Jefferson Elementary

 

James Sonju, Principal of Lincoln K-8 Elementary

 

Amy Adams, Principal of Longfellow 45-15 Elementary

 

Paul Ehling, Principal of
Pinewood Elementary

 

Matthew Ruzek, Principal of Riverside Central Elementary

 

Heather Hogen, Principal of Sunset Terrace Elementary

 

Chad Schroder, Principal of Washington Elementary

  

Middle School Principals

Levi Lundak, Principal of Friedell Middle School

 

Brant Goetz, Principal of John Adams Middle School

 

Angela McAndrews, Principal of Kellogg Middle School

 

Andrew Kappel, Principal of Willow Creek Middle School

  

High School Principals

Chris Fogarty, Principal of Century High School

 

Eric Johnson, Principal of John Marshall
High School

 

Troy Prigge
Troy Prigge, Interim Principal of Mayo High School

 

Alternative Learning

Rob Scripture, Principal of Phoenix Academy & Rochester Academy for Independent Living
Tim Limberg
Principal of Rochester ALC