Grand Meadow ISD 495‚Äč

710 4th Ave NE  PO Box 68  Grand Meadow, MN 55936  Phone: 507-754-5318  Fax: 507-754-5608

 
 



Jon Oehlke: Board Chair
joehlke@gm.k12.mn.us

Hello, my name is Jon Oehlke and I have been serving on the board since January of 2013.  I grew up on a farm north of Grand Meadow where I currently live today.  Along with my brother Glenn, we raise corn, soybeans and hogs.  I graduated from GMHS in 1990 and have a Bachelor's Degree in Animal Science from UW River Falls.  My wife, Wendi, and I have 3 children who attend or have attended GM schools.  Rachel is a sophomore at the U of M, In GM, Jacob is a senior and Thomas is a freshman. 

Feel free to email or call me anytime with questions or concerns.

Cell: 507-251-0600

 

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Marlin Fay: Vice-Chair
mfay@gm.k12.mn.us

Born in Sandwich, Illinois                                                                                                       
Graduated from Kasson – Mantorville High School                                              
Children: Tim, Cassie, Zach, and Abbie                                                                            
Lives and farms in rural Grand Meadow                                                                      
Served on school board since 2002                                                                                     
President of the Mower County Farm Bureau Federation                               
Director on the CHS-Rochester co-op board

Cell: 507-438-5676
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Dan Arndorfer: Treasurer
darndorfer@gm.k12.mn.us

I grew up on a farm between Grand Meadow and LeRoy and graduated from LOHS in 1982.  After farming for a few years, I attended Winona State University and graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting in 1991, and shortly thereafter obtained my CPA certificate.  I have worked in banking for 29 years, the last 23 at Home Federal Savings Bank where I am currently their Controller.

I have lived in rural Grand Meadow since 1993.  I am married to Lori, who is a third grade teacher at Grand Meadow, and we have two children.  Our daughter Annika graduated from Grand Meadow in 2016 and is currently a freshman at Winona State University in their Nursing program.  Our son Andrew is a junior at GMHS. 

I have been on the GM school board since January 2015.  I have been an EMT with Grand Meadow Area Ambulance Service since 2008, and currently serve on their Advisory Board.  I also represent the school board as a member of the Grand Meadow Education Foundation.


507-754-5896
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Wanda Edge: Clerk
wedge@gm.k12.mn.us

I grew up in Rose Creek and graduated from Southland High School a long time ago.  I received a two year degree in Bookkeeping Business Management from Austin Technical Institute.  I currently work at Cooperative Response Center in Austin, MN as an Accounting Specialist.

My husband, Doug, and I have 3 daughters.  All are graduates of GMHS.  Jessica and Dustin Kremer live in Blooming Prairie.  Jaclyn and Bryce Schlichter live in Blooming Prairie.  Jasmine is attending the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire.  We have 4 grandchildren.  Haley, Mavrick, Connor and Liam.

I started serving on the board January 2013.  I am a member of the Grand Meadow American Legion Auxiliary and Stewartville Morning Lions.


Cell: 507-261-6711
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Dan Geier: Director
dgeier@gm.k12.mn.us

I grew up in Kendall, WI and graduated from Royall High School in Elroy, WI in 1996.  I attended the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse and graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in 2000.  Since then, I have been employed in several areas of the construction industry.  I am currently employed at Border States Electric in Rochester and also serve as a firefighter for the Grand Meadow Fire Department.

My wife Julie and I moved to Grand Meadow in 2001 and have two children that attend school here. Mason is in 8th grade and Megan is in 5th grade.  I started serving on the school board January, 2017.

Cell:  507-884-0086