About US: Board Of Directors

Northern Board

Brian Yuretich, Chairperson

Executive Director

Northland Learning Center

Jerry Crittenden, Vice Chairperson

Community Relations

Arrowhead Head Start

Gregg Allen

Superintendent

Mesabi East Schools

Janis Allen*

Executive Director

Range Mental Health Center

Jenna Bellinger 

Community Health Specialist

Essentia Health

Dr. Janey Blanchard

Superintendent

Chisholm Schools

Reggie Engebritson

Superintendent

Mt. Iron - Buhl Schools

Peter Hardy

Superintendent & Principal

Nett Lake School

Leanne Johnson

Indian Education Program Director

Hibbing Public Schools

Wally Kostich 

Executive Director

Arrowhead Regional Corrections

Christine Lundemo

Early Childhood Program Director

Bois Forte Tribal Government

Anne Oelke

Principal

Ely Schools

Lisa Perkovich

Principal

Rock Ridge Public Schools

Annalise Settergren

School Social Worker

St. Louis County Public Schools

Dani Spolarich*

Executive Director

Arrowhead Center, Inc.

Melisa Stewart*

Program Director

Lutheran Social Service of Minnesota

Paula Stocke

Deputy Director

St. Louis County Public Health and Human Services

Michelle Ufford

School Business Coordinator

Rock Ridge Public Schools

Director of Program Development for NEMOJT

Rae Villebrun

Superintendent & Principal

Floodwood Schools

Amy Westbrook

Public Health Director

St. Louis County 

Melissa Wright

Behavior Health Practitioner

Bois Forte Health and Human Services

Southern Board

Jennifer Jaros,  Chairperson

Early Childhood Coordinator

Duluth Schools

Skip Ferris, Vice Chairperson

Head Start Director

Arrowhead Economic Opportunity Agency

Jason Crane 

Special Services Director

Duluth Schools

Carl Crawford, 

Human Rights Officer

City of Duluth

Sigurd Haller*

LICSW

Essentia Health  Amber Wing

Wally Kostich

Executive Director

Arrowhead Regional Corrections

Nancy Litman 

Early Learning Director

Proctor Schools

Jeff Longenecker

Executive Director

Community Action Duluth

Mary Ann Marchel*

Professor

College of St. Scholastica

Mary Rapps*

Executive Director

Generations Health Care Initiatives

Paula Stocke

Deputy Director Public Health and Human Services 

St. Louis County

Amy Westbrook

Director

St. Louis County Health & Human Services

  

* At Large Board Member