Our Team

Executive Team

Julie Toole

Assistant to the Executive Director/Office Manager

Mark Schmitz

Executive Director/CEO

Bethany Drake

Director of Operations

Vicky Molitor

Finance Director

Students & Education

Michelle Wang

Education Director

Kelsey Harps

Education Manager

Wanda Kraemer

Education Manager

Shari Fruechte

Event & Administrative Coordinator

Erin Engness

PBIS Coordinator

Dr. Jean Duffy

Minnesota Multi-tiered System of Support (MnMTSS) Coordinator

Regional Centers of Excellence / Statewide System of Support

Scott Fitzsimonds

Director, Regional Centers of Excellence

Kristil McDonald

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Sarah Sirna

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Kim Baartman

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Susan Burris

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Barb Marchetti

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Jen Andrews van Horne

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Gwyn Burnett

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Amanda Tegels

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Julie Mitchell

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Hillary Johnson

Regional Centers of Excellence Advocate

Health & Safety

Scott George

Director of Health & Safety

Wayne Warzecha

Health & Safety Specialist

Josh Baumann

Administrative Coordinator

Insurance & Wellness

Brittani Daniel

Insurance & Wellness Manager

Local Government

Lacey Smieja

City Services Manager

Jillian Miller

Guardian & Conservator Program Manager

Carleen Peterson

Guardian & Conservator

Laurie Doroff

Guardian & Conservator

Jennifer Asanovich

Region 7E Adult Mental Health Initiative (AMHI) Planner

Mark Sizer

County Services Consultant

Administrative Support

Kaelan Nelson

Communications & Marketing Coordinator

Terri Gatti

Finance Assistant

Cindy Gorecki

Receptionist & Workroom Coordinator

Ken Anderson

Chair
Foley School District

Jan Solarz

Vice Chair
Sauk Rapids-Rice School District

Jeanette Kester

Secretary/Treasurer
East Central School District

Paul Bravinder

Director
Howard Lake-Waverly-Winsted School District

Paul Thiede

Director
Crow Wing County

Chuck Tryon

Director
Rockford School District

Tarryl Clark

Director
Stearns County

Andrew Almos

Ex-Officio
East Central School District

Mike Thompson

Director
Braham School District

About the Board of Directors

The Board of Directors at Resource Training & Solutions serve four-year terms and are active school boards members or are elected officials from a city, county, or other governmental agency.

Board of Directors' Meetings

Meetings are open to the public and begin at 12:45pm. Please contact Julie Toole if you would like to attend the meeting.

January 18, 2022

February 15, 2022

March 15, 2022

April 19, 2022

May 17, 2022

June 21, 2022

No July Meeting

August 16, 2022

September 20, 2022

October 18, 2022

November 15, 2022

December 20, 2022