Faculty and Staff

School Leadership

Dr. Todd Russ

President

Richard Gibson

High School Principal, Domestic Admissions, Instructor

Nate Kallies

Middle School Principal, Domestic Admissions, Instructor, Coach

70% of SCLA faculty hold master's level or doctorate degrees in education, and all are highly qualified in their fields of study. Students are challenged academically and consistently by the faculty and staff who care deeply about their personal and spiritual well being.

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Bev Abel

Dormitory Parent
Dormitory

Cheryl Bloomer

Athletics Administrative Assistant
Staff

Lucas Boehm

Instructor, Fine Arts Instructor Chair, Coach
Fine Arts

Joel Burmeister

Instructor
Mathematics

Lori Burmeister

Finance Assistant, SCRIP Coordinator
Staff

Crystal Carmichael

Instructor, Dorm Supervisor
Dormitory, Physical Education, Middle School

Grey Davis

Dormitory Director, Instructor
Dormitory

Tony Drkula

Social Studies Chair, Instructor
Social Studies, Middle School

John Dvorak

Assistant Director of Mission Advancement
Staff, Mission Advancement

Jonathan Enter

Instructor
Religion

John Fenske

Dormitory Supervisor, Instructor
Fine Arts, Middle School

Jim Fox

Maintenance
Staff

Penny Frenz

Maintenance
Staff

Steve Frenz

Maintenance
Staff

Adam Frey

Instructor, Coach
Physical Education, English

Richard Gibson

High School Principal, Domestic Admissions, Instructor
Administration

Rachel Grev

Business and Life Skills Department Chair, Instructor, Coach
Business and Life Skills, Middle School

Thomas Hartwig

Instructor
World Languages

Rebecca Hillstrom

Instructor
Business and Life Skills

Betty Hochmuth

Study Hall Supervisor, Attendance Clerk
Staff

Jonathan Huebner

Instructor, Coach
Mathematics

Rev. David Huebner

Guidance Director, Instructor, Coach
Religion, World Languages, Mission Advancement

Erin Hulse

English Department Chair, Instructor, Coach
English

Ryan Hulse

Activities Director, Instructor
Religion, Administration

Tamara Julian

Dormitory Student Advisor
Dormitory

Mark Kaiser

Instructor, Coach
English

Nate Kallies

Middle School Principal, Domestic Admissions, Instructor, Coach
Religion, Administration, Middle School

Lorna Kapanke

Learning Resource Center Coordinator, Instructor
Mathematics, English, LRC, Middle School

Drew Kock

Assistant Activities Director, Instructor
Social Studies, Middle School

Jonah Kroll

Dormitory Supervisor
Dormitory

Karl Kuschel

Dormitory Supervisor, Instructor
Dormitory, Mathematics, Middle School

Sarah Kuschel

Dormitory Supervisor, Instructor
Dormitory, English, Middle School

Lisa LaFrance

Information Technology Specialist
Staff

Kristin Lehmann

Chinese Student Admissions Counselor, Instructor
World Languages

Kristina Lewerenz

Communications Director, Marketing Coordinator
Staff

Chris Maki

Information Specialist, Scheduler, Instructor
Fine Arts

Rebecca Maki

Instructor, Coach
English, Middle School

April Marquardt

Accompanist, Instructor
World Languages, ESL, Middle School

Mike Marquardt

Choral Director, Instructor
Fine Arts, Religion, Middle School

David Mielke

Instructor
Science

Curt Montgomery

Groundskeeping
Staff

Cory Olson

Instructor, Coach
World Languages

Chad Otterstatter

Maintenance
Staff

Ellen Pieper

Instructor
Physical Education, Social Studies

Dr. Ryan Rathje

Academic Dean, Instructor
Mathematics, Administration

Curt Richter

Director of Building and Grounds
Staff

Dr. Todd Russ

President
Administration

Sarah Sauer

Instructor
World Languages

Brittney Sawyer

Food Services Coordinator
Dormitory, Staff

Brent Schacht

Instructor
Science

Hannah Schmiege

Director, International Admissions & Programs
Administration

Karen Scislow

Instructor
Fine Arts, Middle School

Brian Shult

Director of Mission Advancement
Staff, Mission Advancement

Rev. Dustin Sievert

Director of Ministry Recruitment, Instructor
Religion, Middle School

Paula Solise

Kitchen Staff
Staff

Leanne Stob

Science Department Chair, Instructor
Science

Lisa Streckert

Administrative Assistant
Staff, Mission Advancement, Middle School

Cate Strehlow

Instructor
Mathematics, Science, Middle School

Jeff Strehlow

Instructor, Coach
Science

Kelly Stromgren

Dormitory Kitchen
Dormitory

Amanda Tess

Admissions Coordinator, International Registrar, Guidance Office Assistant
Staff

David Tess

Instructor, Robotics Coach
Mathematics, Science

Natalie Thiel

Receptionist, Office Assistant
Staff

Chris Tollefson

Executive Assistant, Office Manager
Staff

Paul Weihing

Dean of Students, Instructor
Religion, Administration, Business and Life Skills

Vicki Werner

Finance Manager
Staff

Glenn Will

Business Manager
Administration

Christine Wolfrath

International Admissions Assistant
Staff

Roger Zolldan

Band Instructor
Fine Arts, Middle School

As a Christian school, SCLA takes great care in providing a Christ-centered, Bible-based education in a supportive community where students can grow spiritually, intellectually, and physically. 

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St. Croix Lutheran Academy is the global leader in Christian education, welcoming students in grades 6-12 from all backgrounds since 1958.


 

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