directors of special education

For additional information, contact the director of Special Education for your district.

Mankato Area Public Schools-ISD #77

Stephanie White (Director), 507-207-4202
Cara Samuelson (Assistant Director of Special Education), 507-387-1818
Ruth Ann Rosenwinkel (Assistant Director of Early Learning), 507-625-4620

Minnesota Valley Education District

Bob Vaadeland (Director), 507-934-5420

  • Cleveland
  • Lake Crystal
  • Le Center
  • Le Sueur-Henderson
  • Maple River
  • Nicollet
  • St. Clair
  • St. Peter

River Bend Education District

Doug Hazen (Director), 507-359-8766
Butterfield-Odin

  • Gibbon-Fairfax-Winthrop (GFW)
  • Green Isle Community School
  • Lafayette Charter School
  • Madelia
  • New Ulm
  • Sibley East
  • Sleepy Eye
  • St. James

South Central Service Cooperative

Erin Toninato (Region 9 Director/Low Incidence Facilitator), 507-389-1914

Southern Plains Special Ed Cooperative

Sarah Mittelstadt (Director), 507-238-1472

  • Blue Earth Area
  • Fairmont
  • Granada-Huntley-East Chain (GHEC)
  • Martin County West
  • Truman
  • United South Central

Waseca Public Schools – ISD #829

Julie Ladwig (Director), 507-835-5046
Heather Harms (Assistant Director of Special Education), 507-835-5046

  • Janesville-Waldorf-Pemberton (JWP)
  • New Richland-Hartland Ellendale-Geneva (NRHEG)
  • Waterville-Elysian-Morristown (WEM)
  • Waseca