Staff

Our amazing team!

Staff

We are a small team of educators. We’re driven by a deep belief that education is the best chance we have to build a better world, and a firm commitment to making sure every student has the opportunity to learn and thrive.

It is our goal to create an environment where students are inspired to be their best. When students are truly engaged in learning - they find what lights them up, conquer the tough stuff, and open new doors.


Administration
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Laurie Kess

Interim Director

Vermilion Country School

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Laurie Kess

Interim Director

Vermilion Country School

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director@vermilioncountry.org


Advisors
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Karin Schmidt

Lead Teacher, Reading Intervention, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

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Karin Schmidt

Lead Teacher, Reading Intervention, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

kschmidt@vermilioncountry.org

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Alan White

Testing Coordinator, IT, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

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Alan White

Testing Coordinator, IT, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

awhite@vermilioncountry.org

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Ashley Miller

Special Education, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

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Ashley Miller

Special Education, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

amiller@vermilioncountry.org

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Chris Glazer

Chef, Substitute Teacher

Vermilion Country School

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Chris Glazer

Chef, Substitute Teacher

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246



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Nate Dostert

Substitute Teacher

Vermilion Country School

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Nate Dostert

Substitute Teacher

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246




Student Success
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Karin Schmidt

Lead Teacher, Reading Intervention, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

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Karin Schmidt

Lead Teacher, Reading Intervention, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

kschmidt@vermilioncountry.org

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Michele Maki

Paraprofessional

Vermilion Country School

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Michele Maki

Paraprofessional

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

mmaki@vermilioncountry.org

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Mark Krug

Director of Special Ed

Vermilion Country School

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Mark Krug

Director of Special Ed

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

mkrug@vermilioncountry.org

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Karla Lundstrom

Office Manager, Math Intervention

Vermilion Country School

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Karla Lundstrom

Office Manager, Math Intervention

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

karla.lundstrom@vermilioncountry.org

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Ashley Miller

Special Education, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

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Ashley Miller

Special Education, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

amiller@vermilioncountry.org

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Chris Schuster

Paraprofessional Substitute Driver

Vermilion Country School

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Chris Schuster

Paraprofessional Substitute Driver

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246




School Operations
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Alan White

Testing Coordinator, IT, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

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Alan White

Testing Coordinator, IT, Advisor

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

awhite@vermilioncountry.org

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Amy Heglin

Bus Driver, Kitchen/Office

Vermion Country School

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Amy Heglin

Bus Driver, Kitchen/Office

Vermion Country School

218-753-1246

aheglin@vermilioncountry.org

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Pamela Zahn

Business Manager

Vermilion Country School

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Pamela Zahn

Business Manager

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

pzahn@vermilioncountry.org

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Karla Lundstrom

Office Manager, Math Intervention

Vermilion Country School

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Karla Lundstrom

Office Manager, Math Intervention

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

karla.lundstrom@vermilioncountry.org

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Chris Glazer

Chef, Substitute Teacher

Vermilion Country School

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Chris Glazer

Chef, Substitute Teacher

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246




Transportation
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Amy Heglin

Bus Driver, Kitchen/Office

Vermion Country School

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Amy Heglin

Bus Driver, Kitchen/Office

Vermion Country School

218-753-1246

aheglin@vermilioncountry.org

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Greg Dostert

Bus Driver

Vermilion Country School

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Greg Dostert

Bus Driver

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

gdostert@vermilioncountry.org

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John Mrozak

Transportation Coordinator, Bus Driver

Vermilion Country School

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John Mrozak

Transportation Coordinator, Bus Driver

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

jmrozak@vermilioncountry.org

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Chris Schuster

Substitute Driver

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Chris Schuster

Substitute Driver

218-753-1246



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Cathy Anderson

Bus Driver

Vermilion Country School

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Cathy Anderson

Bus Driver

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246




Contracted Services
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Mark Krug

Director of Special Ed

Vermilion Country School

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Mark Krug

Director of Special Ed

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

mkrug@vermilioncountry.org

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Pamela Zahn

Business Manager

Vermilion Country School

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Pamela Zahn

Business Manager

Vermilion Country School

218-753-1246

pzahn@vermilioncountry.org

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218.753.1246

ISD 4207

1 Enterprise Drive, Tower, MN 55790

PO Box 629, Tower, MN 55790

info@vermilioncountry.org