Meet the Board

AEM's Board is made up of a President, six committee chairs, and the President-Elect

Jeff Pridie - Interim President

Jeff Pridie - Interim President

Jeff lives in Maplewood and works at Stillwater Middle School.

Laura Anton - Advocacy Co-Chair

Laura Anton - Advocacy Co-Chair

Laura Anton teaches art at the Forest Lake Area Learning Center in Forest Lake. She lives in Saint Paul.

lanton@flaschools.org | Laura's classroom page | http://alc.forestlake.k12.mn.us/
Shanda Landes - Advocacy Co-Chair

Shanda Landes - Advocacy Co-Chair

Shanda is our new Advocacy Co-chair! She works Glencoe Silver Lake Schools.

Kris Holsen -  Board Services Chair

Kris Holsen - Board Services Chair

Kris Holsen is a drama teacher at Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts in Brooklyn Park. She lives in South St. Paul, MN.

Kevan Nitzberg - Communications Co-Chair

Kevan Nitzberg - Communications Co-Chair

Kevan Nitzberg lives in Orono and is the Art Department Chair at Anoka High School and Visual Art Consultant for the Minnesota State High School League

David Sorenson - Finance Chair (incoming)

David Sorenson - Finance Chair (incoming)

David works in Stillwater at St. Croix Preparatory Academy.

Amanda Feterl - Membership Chair

Amanda Feterl - Membership Chair

Amanda is the new principal of Hilltop Elementary in Le Sueur Henderson.

Deb Hannu - Professional Development Chair

Deb Hannu - Professional Development Chair

Deb teaches and lives in Duluth, MN.