Community Education Advisory Council
The purpose of the Community Education Advisory Council is to serve in an advisory capacity to the Community Education Department and the Director of Community Education in the fulfillment of the Department Mission:
“To Provide Learning Opportunities and Resources for Our Community to Develop Life-long Skills.”
Membership Requirements and Selection Criteria
Members must be legal residents, employees or officers of collaborating organizations, or employees of the Lakeville Area Schools.
Membership will be considered according to the following criteria:
- Expressed interest in school and community affairs.
- Expressed interest in the Community Education philosophy and its development.
- Leadership potential.
- Enthusiasm and interest in working towards the CEAC Mission and goals.
- Ability to participate on a regular basis.
- Ability to maintain diversity within the membership.
- Current or potential conflicts of interest.
Term limits are three years for members, two years for community liaisons, and one year for students.
Typical Meeting Schedule
Thursday evenings, 6:15-7:45 pm. In-person and remote participation via Google Meet options are available.
Meetings are open to the public and are generally held on Thursday evenings, every other month. As meeting dates, times and locations are subject to change, please call 952-232-2150 to confirm meetings before attending.
- October 12, 2023
- November 2, 2023
- January 4, 2024
- March 7, 2024
- May 2, 2024
Administrative ContactLisa Wright, Community Education Administrative Assistant
Community Education Advisory Council Members 2023-24
Georgetta Olson - Chair
Carla Student - Vice-Chair
Betty Jo Kiesow - Secretary
Laurie Lawson and Shannon Grazzini - ECFE Advisory Council Co-Liaison
Jessica Davidson - Elko New Market Park & Rec.
Lydia Lindsoe - Equity Services Department
Stephanie Opstad - Dakota Co. Libraries
Bridget Samson - Lakeville Park & Rec.
Bree Schindele - Board of Education