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Patrice Banks

Girls Auto Clinic




MN Stem Partners
Program Coordinator
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Minnesota State Southern Agricultural Center of Excellence
Outreach and Recruitment
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Stukent, Inc.

Executive Assistant
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Denise Felder (she/her)

Workforce Equity Advocate
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Lisa Thao (she/her)

Community School of Excellence (CSE)
Elementary Assistant Principal
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Judy Barka

Assistant Director
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Tim Barrett

Minnesota Department of Education
Trade & Industry Specialist
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Jenny Breen

Transforming the Table
Chef and culinary nutrition educator

Julie Brock

Cradle 2 Career
Executive Director
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Eric Van Brocklin

Intermediate School District 917/DCALS
Secondary Principal
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Joy Brown

Minnesota State CAREERwise
Program Administrator and Webmaster
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Jason Bruns

Minnesota State Engineering Center of Excellence
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Monica Ibarra MS Ed. C&I

Inver Hills Community College
T3 Program Coordinator
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Wade Carlson

Elm Creek Brewing Company
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Dr. Jill Conlon

Minnesota State Mankato Professor
FCS Teacher Education Professor
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Dave Cook

Northeast Minnesota Office of Job Training
218Trades.com Team Lead
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Jessa Dahmes

SkillsUSA Minnesota
Executive Director

Vicki Coaty, High Tech Kids Programs Director

High Tech Kids
Executive Director
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Sarah Dornink

Minnesota Agricultural Education Leadership Council (MAELC)
Executive Director
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Cindy Drahos

Burnsville High School
Instructor, Computer Science, IT and Business
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Chad Eckes

Minnesota State IT Center of Excellence
Career Readiness Program Manager
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Cindy Edwards

Find Your Fit, LLC
Owner, Coach, Trainer

Elizabeth Fontaine

International Institute of MN
Program Director/Teacher College Readiness Academy
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Russ Fraenkel

Northwest and Mid-Central Transitions Regions
Regional Transitions Coordinator – MDE - ABE

Derek Francis

Minneapolis Public Schools
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Eric Frauwirth, Ed.D

NH Department of Education
Administrator, Bureau of Career Development
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Teri Fritsma

Minnesota Department of Health
Lead Healthcare Workforce Analyst
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Dir. Sales and Customer Success
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Wilson Garland

Minnesota IT Center of Excellence
Executive Director

Sara Gilkison

ISD 720
FCS Teacher
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Carson Gorecki

Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development
Northeast Regional Analyst

Dean Graziano, J.D.

New Hampshire Department of Education
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Chris Hadfield

Minnesota State Transportation Center of Exellence
Executive Director
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Summer Hagy

MN HOSA - Future Health Professionals
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Stephen Harper

Hennepin Technical College
Director of Student Life and Career Development
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Steve Hoemberg

Minnesota State Transportation Center of Excellence
Director of Outreach

Teri Jansen

Long Prairie Grey Eagle Schools
21st CCLC Program Director

Michelle Kamenov

Minnesota Department of Education
Supervisor, Career and Technical Education
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Angela Kittock

Moondance Wellness Coaching

Marybeth Lakin

Minnesota State
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Kristen Lane

Minnesota Career Information System (MCIS)
MCIS Specialist
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Sarah Lechowich

Construction Careers Foundation
Senior Director
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Anne Marie Leland

Faribault Public Schools
Community Education Director
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Diane Lewis

State of NH Department of Education Breau of Career Development
Educaiton Concultant

Jessica Looman

Minnesota Building and Construction Trades Council

Cameron Macht

MN Dept. of Employment & Economic Development (DEED)

Connor McCook

Stukent, Inc.
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Jeff Miller

Ridgewater College

Chris Mills

Stephen-Argyle Central
Superintendent from Stephen-Argyle
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Annie Montemayor

University of Minnesota
Career Coach
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Lynn C Morris

Mechatronics & Math Teacher

Judy Mortrude

The National College Transition Network at World Education, Inc

Bill Neiss

Spring Lake Park High School
Opportunities in Emergency Health Care (OEC) Program...
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Sarah Ness

Southeast Service Cooperative
Program Manager | GRAUC & SciMathMN Board of Directors | Entreprenerur
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Charlotte Nitardy, PhD

Minnesota State – C-PLAN
Credit for Prior Learning Advisor/Coordinator
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Casey O'Donnell

Goodhue County Education District
EL Teacher
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Karl Ohrn

Minnesota State
State Director for CTE
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Rose Patzer

MN State Energy Center of Excellence
Executive Director
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Maxine Peterson

Family and Consumer Science Specialist

CTE Professional

Minnesota State

Renee Prout

Northeast MN Office of Job Training
Outreach Specialist

Zach Pruitt

Healthy Community Initiative
Executive Director

Jean Rakun

MACTA and Wayzata Schools
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Anthony Schaffhauser

HealthForce Minnesota
Director of Healthcare Workforce Development
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Mike Schnell

Southeast Service Cooperative
Community Engagement Coordinator
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Kari Schwab

Minnesota Agricultural Education Leadersip (MALEC)
Program Coordinator
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Jami Schwickerath

Southeast Service Coop
Career Navigator
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Cynthia Secord

Metro North Adult Education
ABE Instructor
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Dr. Zane Sheehan

Minnesota Department of Education
State Supervisor for AFNR, FFA State Advisor; AFNR Specialist
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Shelli Sowles

CTE Coordinator
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Pakhoua Vang

Hennepin Technical College
Graduate Assistant
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Amanda Voller

NE MN Office of Job Training
Career Counselor
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Jean Weiss

Code Savvy
Executive Director
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Melissa Williams

Century College
Instructional Designer
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Dr. Michael G. Wulf

Minnesota STEM Partnership
Founder & Executive Director