Advancing Rural Wisconsin to Support Our Schools and Communities - Council Members

Rural Advisory Council Members

  • Dee Beasley, Osseo-Fairchild High School
  • Barbara Blackdeer-Mackenzie, Wisconsin Indian Education Association
  • Connie Erickson, CESA 11 (Rice Lake)
  • Jerry Fiene, Wisconsin Rural Schools Alliance
  • Mari Freiberg, Scenic Bluffs Community Health Centers
  • Stephen Guenther, Albany School District
  • Senator Sheila Harsdorf (River Falls)
  • Dale Houdek, Phillips Elementary School (Retired)
  • Peggy Jones, Bonduel Elementary School
  • Dan Lathrop, School District of Flambeau
  • Guy Leavitt, CESA 4 (West Salem)
  • Gidget Moore, Norwalk-Ontario-Wilton School District
  • Barbara Munson, Wisconsin Arts Board
  • Teri Phalin, Nicolet College (Rhinelander) (Resigned 11/2014)
  • Deb Pickett, Southwest Graphics (Darlington)
  • Dave Polashek, Oconto Falls School District
  • Rick Rolfsmeyer, Wisconsin Rural Challenge (Hollandale)
  • Scott Schultz, The Heartbeat Center (Osseo)
  • Eileen Sikora, Wisconsin Association of School Boards (WASB)
  • Alice Sturzl, Laona School District (Retired)
  • Faye Thunder-Begay, Ho-Chunk Nation (Black River Falls)
  • Fred Yeo, UW-Oshkosh, College of Education & Human Services
For questions about this information, contact Jeff Hicken (608) 267-9255