Minnesota

Commissioner

Daron Korte
Daron Korte

Primary Point of Contact

Daron Korte
Assistant Commissioner of Education
Minnesota Department of Education
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN, 55113-4035
daron.korte@state.mn.us, ph 651.582.8215

Seal of Minnesota

Chief State School Officer

Brenda Casselius, Commissioner of Education, Minnesota Department of Education

Military/DOD Representative

CAPT Mindy Davis, MNARNG, Marketing Noncommissioned Officer, Minnesota National Guard

State Council Members

Daron Korte, Assistant Commissioner of Education, Minnesota Department of Education
Brenda Casselius, Commissioner of Education, Minnesota Department of Education
Heather Mueller, Deputy Commissioner of Education, Minnesota Department of Education
Denise Specht, President, Education Minnesota
Representative Lisa Demuth, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Representative Ami Wazlawik, Minnesota State House of Representatives
Senator Chuck Wiger, Minnesota State Senate
Joellen Gonder-Spacek, Executive Director, Mentoring Partnership of Minnesota
Sara Benzkofer, Executive Director, Minnesota Association for the Education of Young
Children (MnAEYC) and the Minnesota School-Age Care Alliance (MnSACA)
Eugene Piccolo, Executive Director, Minnesota Association of Charter Schools
Dr. Cari Maguire, President, Minnesota Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
(MACTE)
Kathleen Foord, President, Associate Professor, K-12 and Secondary Programs,
College of Education Minnesota State University, Mankato
Deb Henton, Executive Director, Minnesota Association of School Administrators
David Adney, Executive Director, Minnesota Association of Secondary School Principals
Charlie Weaver, Executive Director, Minnesota Business Partnership
Katie Misukanis, Governmental Relations Director, Rasmussen Inc.
Bill Blazar, Senior Vice President, Public Affairs and Policy Development,
Minnesota Chamber of Commerce
Amanda Koonjbeharry, Policy Director, Citizens League
Michael Newman, Vice President, St. Paul Travelers Foundation
Steve Grove, Commissioner, Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic
Development
Carlos Mariani-Rosa, Executive Director, Minnesota Minority Education Partnership
Jon Millerhagen, Executive Director, Minnesota Elementary School Principals’ Association
Tim Benz, President, Minnesota Independent School Forum
Dennis Olson, Director, Minnesota Office of Higher Education
Amy Nelson, President, Minnesota Parent Teacher Association
Jeremy Ellis, Director of Partnership, Generation Next
Paul Cerkvenik, President and CEO, Minnesota Private College Council
Kirk Schneidawind, Executive Director, Minnesota School Boards Association
Devinder Malhotra, Chancellor, Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
Geraldine Kozlowski, Chair, Minnesota Tribal Nations Education Committee
Joan T.A. Gabel, President, University of Minnesota
Heather Bergeron, Deputy Director, Minnesota State Family Programs

State Council Meeting

Minnesota State Council Meeting, December 12, 2017
Minutes
Minnesota State Council Meeting, February 27, 2018
Minnesota State Council Meeting, May 7, 2018
Minnesota State Council Meeting, April 23, 2019
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, January 23, 2020
Minutes
Minnesota State Council Meeting, May 28, 2020
Minnesota State Council Meeting, July 23, 2020
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, August 20, 2020
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, September 24, 2020
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, October 22, 2020
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, November 19, 2020
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, January 21, 2021
Agenda
Minnesota State Council Meeting, March 18, 2021
Agenda

End of Year Report

2020-2021

P-20 Report to the Legislature
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2015
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2017
2021

Resources

State Profile

Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission (MIC3)
1776 Avenue of the States
Lexington, KY 40511

Phone: 859-244-8000
Fax: 859-244-8001

mic3info@csg.org